A Guide to Japanese Etiquette

A Guide to Japanese Etiquette

The requirements of etiquette are usually international but especially in Japan they are strongly influenced by local customs. Japanese people know the European etiquette however they usually mix them with their own. There are three absolute prohibitions in Japan: first of all you should never use soap in the bath, second of all you should never enter a house or temple with your shoes on and finally blowing your nose in public is also considered very rude. Japanese people are legendarily ... [ read more ]