Category Archive: Cultural differences

Exotic positioning, Swedish Wood-fired pizza in Coogee

Exotic positioning, Swedish Wood-fired pizza in Coogee

When you walk up from Coogee and turn down onto Carrington Road you soon pass by Sven’s Swedish Wood-fired Pizza. So what is this? Swedish …

 

Solving the winter problem in Australia

Solving the winter problem in Australia

In Australia the houses are not insulated at all. Outside temperature = 5°C Inside temperature = 5°C How am I and 20 million Australians managing the problem? My way …

 

Bowling in Australia

Bowling in Australia

Bowling in Australia is not the same sport as in Sweden or USA. In Australia bowling is actually played on grass! The bowls are oval …

 

Exam at UNSW

Exam at UNSW

Today I had my first UNSW exam in Applied Marketing Research. How was it? Well it went all right. It was a exam mostly consisting …

 

Bad customer service

Bad customer service

Today I and Sofia took the car to RTA (registration traffic authority) at Maroubra Junction, Sydney. Our intention was to register the car. The journey …

 

Fish and chips in Randwick

Fish and chips in Randwick

After Fish and chips I have just had a plate with fish and chips: Probably the best food so far in Australia. Or maybe it was …

 

Having a coffee in Australia

Having a coffee in Australia

Having a cup of coffee in Australia Having a coffee in Australia is not as easy as in Sweden. Sweden is one of the countries’ in …