Category Archives: Traditions – Culture

JAPAN

JAPAN

Recently, an economic journal stated, that the difficulties of the French with entering the Japanese market resulted from the lack of a savoir-vivre textbook, thanks to which they would find out about the nuances of Japanese politeness.

Professional life. The everyday life of a Japanese is work. Praca

UNITED STATES

UNITED STATES

How to describe the customs of this enormous 52 states, counting 250 million inhabitants, since New York itself has its own way of life? Cosmopolitanism and provincialism, extreme puritanism, pioneering traditions, egalitarianzm – wszystko to nie wyklucza przywiązania do

COUNTRIES MAGHREB

COUNTRIES MAGHREB

The tourist must respect the past, traditions, irritability of the inhabitants of these countries with a centuries-old history. Let us mark, that we will meet here with extraordinary hospitality.

For many expressions of courtesy, for example compliments, one must respond eagerly. The behavior of a Maghreb resident may be slightly different, jeśli

SWITZERLAND

SWITZERLAND

Switzerland, although it takes up a small area, is a very culturally diverse country. The nuances separate the cantons facing Germany from these, which are closer to France and Italy, Protestant from Catholic. Lots of foreigners – diplomats, businessmen, intellectuals – mieszka w Szwajcarii i przynależy

NETHERLANDS

NETHERLANDS

The Netherlands is a land of freedom, freedom and enterprise. Efficiency is the basic rule and nobody bothers with unnecessary manners, which embarrass, and they do not give satisfaction. You have to be direct, natural, cordial, punctual and accurate. Dutch hospitality is simple, spontaniczna i

ITALY

ITALY

Nobody can remain indifferent to the joy of living in a sunny country of extraordinary landscapes and wonderful cities. Love for beauty, joy – at least superficial – The Italian is given to the guests. This country of the old civilization imposes the freedom of interpersonal contacts, seductive tone, heat, …

SPAIN

SPAIN

Few European countries have experienced so many transformations in the last fifty years, what Spain. They were about politics, economy, social life. Joining the Economic Community integrated Spanish and European customs, but many traditions straight from the golden age have survived unchanged. …

COURT CUSTOMS

COURT CUSTOMS

Some countries, for example Belgium and Great Britain, they are still monarchies and therefore obey court protocol. Here are some rules, to be followed.

The protocol specifies the dress for the presence of the monarch or members of the royal family …

BELGIUM

BELGIUM

Customs of the Belgians, especially in the French-speaking part of the country, they are very similar to the French. The Flemish, however, resemble the Dutch. But Belgium is a monarchy and it is deeply attached to the ruler, to the royal family and to tradition. The aristocracy has its own rules, obraca się we