All posts tagged culture

Omai Days: A History of Stan Culture

The Peculiar Past Column: Ever sat down to a succulent meal, let’s say Pizza, and wondered where the ruby red tomatoes adorning your meal came from? How about those potato […]

Forgetting Cultural Appropriation- Again

What is cultural appropriation? It is essentially when individuals or brands adopt the elements of one culture by members of another culture, this is problematic, especially when a dominant culture […]

Five Things K-Dramas Do Not Teach You About Life in Seoul

Wandering Seoul Column: Prepare to immerse yourself into the historically beautiful, technologically advanced and remarkable culture of South Korea. CUB Magazine’s column ‘Wandering Seoul’, written by Ruby Punt, aims to […]

From Pizzas to Potato Fries: The Inca Origins of Modern Food

The Peculiar Past Column: Ever sat down to a succulent meal, let’s say Pizza, and wondered where the ruby red tomatoes adorning your meal came from? How about those potato […]

The Lessons I Learned From My First Trip to a South Korean Spa

Anyone who has ever visited a South Korean bathhouse can tell you that these are very different from your usual spas. For a start, everyone is naked! Try not to […]

Milan Fashion Week Spring 2020

Milan Fashion Week has always been a proponent of gracefulness, beauty and a celebration of culture. This season was largely no different, with shows exploring femininity and women within their […]

Treviso – Ever heard of it?

Only less than thirty minutes away on the train from Venice is a charming little city hidden in the corner of Northern-eastern Italy. Treviso: a city of canals and beautiful […]

Next Stop: Childhood

Do you remember your favourite toy as a child?  You might just re-discover it if you visit the ‘V&A Museum of Childhood’. The museum houses one of the world’s greatest […]

Lets Talk Girl Talk

There are some things that women and girls cannot talk about in public and in society today, it is referred to as “girl talk”. I did a quick search on […]