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I moved from a town of 8,000 people to New York City — here are 9 things I do and don’t miss about small-town life

I was surprised by how much I missed little things like being able to drive to the grocery store or my mother's homecooked meals.
The author, Zirui Yan, moved from China to the US three years ago.

I moved from China to the US — here are the 14 most disappointing aspects of American culture

Several aspects of US culture were different than I had imagined. And in some cases, those differences left me disappointed.
The New York City Police Department's counterterrorism unit patrols in Times Square.

13 travel warnings other countries have issued about visiting the US

The State Department issues travel advisories about the safety, health, laws, and customs of other countries. Other countries do the same for the US.
The author, Michal Kranz.

10 of the biggest cultural differences between the Midwest and the East Coast, from someone who’s lived in both regions

After living in both the Midwest and the East Coast, I noticed the things that make them distinct, like their attitudes toward work, family, and fun.
New York City feels like a small town — sometimes.

I’m a Midwesterner living in New York City. Here are the most surprising differences between the two.

I moved from Wisconsin to New York City three years ago and it was a bit of a culture shock. Here are six major differences I've noticed.
The author, Ryan Ariano, moved from LA to the small town of Victor, Idaho, and noticed some major cultural differences between the two places.

I moved from LA to a town of 2,300 people — here were the biggest culture shocks I faced in small-town America

Moving from a major US city to a small town came with many culture shocks, from the popularity of hunting and rodeo to the nature of local politics.
The author, Ariel Kramer, is an American who lived in Sweden for five years.

I’m an American who lived in Sweden for 5 years — here are the biggest cultural differences between the 2 countries

I noticed several major differences between the US and Sweden when it comes to work culture, family dynamics, and other areas.
The author, Jessica Stillman, is an American living in Europe.

I’m an American who’s lived in Europe for 10 years — these are the 3 things about US culture that I miss the most

Despite the many problems in US society today, there are still things Americans should be grateful for.
The author, Jessica Stillman, moved from San Francisco to London in 2008, and now lives in Cyprus.

I’m an American who’s lived in Europe for 10 years — and I don’t miss these 5 aspects of American culture at all

Living abroad has taught me a lot about America, and has revealed some aspects of American society that I'm glad I left behind.
The author, Zirui Yan, moved from China to the US three years ago.

I moved to the US from China — and I’ll miss these 15 American foods the most when I leave

Some of the American foods I'll miss the most include Southern-style fried chicken, bagels and cream cheese, and omelets.