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Behave Yourself!: The Essential Guide to International Etiquette (Insiders' Guide)

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Brazil

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If in doubt, use cutlery! Brazilians generally eat pizza, chicken, fruit, and sandwiches with a knife and/or fork. On the rare occasions that you eat food with the hands, you should wrap a napkin around it.

Eating in public is rude. Don't walk through the streets with a take-away; use the tables provided, or stand nearby to finish your food.

In a restaurant be sure to greet the people who work there as well as those who are waiting at your table.

Meals can take a long time in Brazil.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780762736720
Author:
Powell, Michael
Publisher:
Globe Pequot Press
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Etiquette
Subject:
Reference - General
Subject:
Travel etiquette.
Subject:
TRAVEL / General
Edition Number:
First edition
Edition Description:
First
Series:
Insiders' Guide
Publication Date:
20050531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
full-color throughout, incl 57 photos
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
7 x 6 in

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Learn how to walk the walk and talk the talk with this easy-to-use guide for those traveling abroad.

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This book is for travelers heading away from home who are unsure whether to kiss the air, shake hands, or bow; what to wear; and how to eat, speak, or dress. Learn how to walk the walk and talk the talk in foreign climes with this stylish reference book, an essential guide for those traveling abroad.

Very easy to use and organized by country, Behave Yourself! is a must for those traveling or doing business away from their natural habitat. Special icons identify helpful information on

* Greeting

* Eating & Drinking

* Physicality

* Dress

* Gifts & Tips

Countries discussed include:

* Australia

* Austria

* Belgium

* Brazil

* Canada

* Chile

* China

* Croatia

* Czech Republic

* Denmark

* Egypt

* Finland

* France

* Germany

* Greece

* Hong Kong

* Hungary

* Iceland

* India

* Ireland

* Israel

* Italy

* Japan

* Malaysia

* Mexico

* Morocco

* Netherlands

* New Zealand

* Norway

* Pakistan

* Palestine

* Poland

* Portugal

* Romania

* Russia

* Saudi Arabia

* Singapore

* South Africa

* South Korea

* Spain

* Sri Lanka

* Sweden

* Switzerland

* Taiwan

* Turkey

* United Arab Emirates

* United Kingdom

* United States of America

* Venezuela

* West Indies

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