"washing dishes in Saudi" Top 5 Page for this destination Saudi Arabia Local Custom Tip by Manyana

Saudi Arabia Local Customs: 97 reviews and 78 photos

  this is not Saudi, lol, f
by Manyana

I was compelled to write this tip after what i got to know in Germany!!
Saudis usually wash their dishes one by one; meaning, you pour some soap in a small plastic bowl, add some water, mix the soap with the water. Then, you will wash one plate by one with the soap mixture, then wash them again by water (one by one). Leave them to dry at the end.
A friend of mine who is German told me this is water and time consuming. She showed me how to wash the dishes in the German way. I never considered that before!! see my washing dishes in my Munich page.
It can be funny to write about this but this has taught me to appreciate cultural diversity even in dish washing, i'd learn something new!

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  • Updated Jan 10, 2006
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