Higher Perspective | I’ve been to numerous countries on three continents over the years. I’m incredibly privileged to have been able to experience so much of the world at a young age. If you’re able to, I recommend traveling as much as you can.
This list of 18 things not to do overseas is perfect. In France, it’s considered impolite to ask about money. In Germany, people believe that a person may not live to their birthday if congratulated early. In Turkey, the “okay” gesture is seen as offensive. In China, clocks and umbrellas are seen as bad luck when offered as gifts.
What are some of your overseas faux pas observations?