Culture Shock Can Come Later, Too
Delayed Culture Shock
They are surprised that they are just now, 2 years in, experiencing culture shock. Food and weather were not a problem. But now they have been there long enough that they are doing more “complicated” things, such as coming across more problems with eveyday life. Their can needed work, and they have been having issues. There are no customers rights and return policies.
Note: The traditonal view of culture shock is that you “get over it.” Other theorists say that it isn’t a once-and-done issue. This video supports the latter view.
Video link courtesy Kali Larrucea