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"Cultural Taboos" Top 5 Page for this destination Vietnam Local Custom Tip by tampa_shawn

Vietnam Local Customs: 196 reviews and 202 photos

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by tampa_shawn

Vietnam has a few cultural taboos

-Don’t touch or pat children on their head

-Don’t leave your chop sticks pointing up in the bowl (this is a sign of pending death)

-While it acceptable for friends of the same sex to hold hands and show affection in public it is NOT acceptable for people of the opposite sex to do the same

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  • Written Nov 25, 2003
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