About Culture Shock

culture shock (N): The feeling of disorientation experienced by someone when they are suddenly subjected to an unfamiliar culture, way of life, or set of attitudes. adventure (N): An unusual and exciting or daring experience. – Oxford Dictionaries

Culture Shock Adventure is a blog site dedicated to the uniqueness of the people of our planet. We explore their customs, their foods, their music and their hobbies. We explore the fascinating people from all walks of life, and what they have have to offer and teach the rest of us.


Be sure to check out the categories that interest you. More categories will be added as this site grows.

Sport: From sports that have evolved from military tactics of 14th century Indian navies, to silly games thought up by those guys down at the pub to impress a lass. At Culture Shock Adventure, explore the world in terms of the sports that give communities a sense of pride, camaraderie and most of all, blood-thirsty rivalry. Learn where to watch, play and win these fantastic events, or find out how to play these at home (please don’t try the violent ones).

To come… Art; Religion; Food; Music


If you’re looking for some interesting destinations that you’ve probably haven’t heard of, make sure you check out the Unreal Countries collection. From micronations that started as a joke after too many pints, to fully fledged militarised separatist movements, this collection is dedicated to countries that aren’t countries.

As a disclaimer, the author does not support nor oppose any particular separatist movement, such movements are extremely complex. The purpose of publishing materials about these locations to to teach about the diverse collection of people and cultures on our planet.


Country specific and general travel tips to help you travel better.


Hi, I’m Luke! Learn more about me here!