It is one of the most unsettling things to think that nobody else will ever see something the way you see something. Perception plays one of the biggest roles in our lives, helping us determine if there is danger present and such. Our perception is what constitutes how we make decisions and live our lives, perhaps that is why we live such different lives from each other. It is also why a Mexican would be more likely to perceive a traditional Mexican setting, and why an American would be more likely to perceive a traditional American setting when shown images of both:
The results [of the study conducted]… indicate a strong tendency for subjects to see the scenes from their own culture rather than the scenes from an unfamiliar culture.