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7 ‘Italian’ foods Americans eat that you typically won’t find in Italy

Things like spaghetti and meatballs or even a single slice of pizza seem normal and standard in the US, but that's not the case in Italy.
Red solo cups are a staple at American-themed parties.

9 common American products that seem bizarre to people from other countries

From spray cheese to garbage disposals, here are 9 things that Americans can't live without — but the rest of the world certainly can.
Americans traveling abroad are often recognizable.

12 mistakes Americans make when traveling abroad that out them as tourists

A Reddit thread asked people who are not from the US to share tell-tale signs that tourists are from America aside from their accents.
Cultural differences can lead to moments of confusion for Americans traveling abroad.

Americans reveal 10 things they didn’t realize were super American until they went abroad

Cultural differences can lead to moments of confusion for Americans traveling abroad. Here are 10 things that have surprised Americans outside the US.
Some people just don't understand the popularity of peanut butter and jelly sandwiches.

10 American foods people outside the US think are strange

From peanut butter and jelly sandwiches to boxed macaroni and cheese, here are some American foods that people who are not from the US may find strange.
The author in Banaue, Philippines.

I’ve traveled to 25 countries and everyone wanted to ask — or tell — me the same things about the US

People around the world often have many questions and misconceptions about the US. I've been to 25 countries, and these are the questions that come up time and time again.

After traveling to 24 countries, I found people all around the world have the same 5 mistaken ideas about Americans

If you're an American traveling abroad, you're going to hear a lot of stereotypes about the United States. Some of these stereotypes are way off-base.

A Finnish journalist living in the US reveals the biggest misconceptions about Nordic countries

Journalist Anu Partanen moved to the US from Finland in 2008, and she's observed a number of misconceptions about her home region.

Japan has become a ‘demographic time bomb’ — here’s the truth about what that means

Japan is dealing with what economists call a "demographic time bomb." The country has coped with this in creative and sometimes extreme ways.

6 unfamiliar office rules other countries swear by — but Americans just don’t understand

From having your company measure your waistline to conducting business in the sauna, these practices are foreign to the American worker.