5 Things not to do or say in China
Don’t place chopsticks inside the bowl. Instead, place the chopsticks on top of the bowl. Definitely don’t stick your chopsticks straight up in your food.
2. Refusing to accept a gift a few times is polite
If you’re offered a gift, refuse to take it a coupe of times before accepting it.
3.Tipping is a practice that is not observed
In China Cab drivers, restaurant staff, do not expect to be tipped and could even be offended if offered extra money.
4. Don’t use a red pen
Never write things with a red pen. It symbolises protest or severe criticism.
5. Don’t Touch People’s Heads
In China the head is considered sacred. A touch could be considered disrespectful.