Chugging a glass of wine
istock/nd3000 In Georgia (the country), tradition calls for you to down your entire glass in one go after a toast. Thankfully for your liver, the glasses tend to be on the small side. When you’re dining at a restaurant in the states though, make sure to follow these etiquette tips for dining out.
Not offering to split the bill
istock/Minerva-Studio In France, splitting the bill is deemed “unsophisticated.” To avoid dirty stares, you should offer to pay the entire bill, or let someone else pay. Here’s the reason why splitting the bill is called “going Dutch.”
Feeding someone food with your hands
istock/andresr In Ethiopia, feeding each other with your hands is a gesture of hospitality. The tradition, called gursha, is intended to build trust and social bonds between those sharing the food.