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A Global Travel Guide to Dining Etiquette

If you are what you eat, you are also how you eat.
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Let's say you're dining with clients in Portugal. Did you know it's considered an insult to the chef if you ask for salt and pepper to season your food?

Me either.

Or, say, you're dining with clients in India. Did you know eating with your left hand is considered to be unclean?

Me either.

To make sure you adapt your manners to those of the country you travel to next, here's a cool infographic from The Restaurant Choice. Check it out … and make sure that, when you're in Thailand, you only use your fork to push food onto your spoon!



 

Dining Etiquette Around The World--An infographic by the team at Restaurant Choice

 

 

http://www.restaurantchoice.co.uk/blog/2014/03/17/dining-etiquette-around-world/

Last updated: Aug 22, 2014

JEFF HADEN | Columnist

Jeff Haden learned much of what he knows about business and technology as he worked his way up in the manufacturing industry. Everything else he picks up from ghostwriting books for some of the smartest leaders he knows in business.

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