We all know that we don’t pat the back of a colleague in Korea to thank them for a “job well done”. Or eat with your left hand in India, or sip vodka in Russia. In many countries, these actions are harmless. But in others, they can give a wrong impression or cause offense.

In fact, whatever culture you’re from, it’s likely that you routinely do something that could cause offense somewhere else in the world. So here is:

A primer on how to avoid mistakes in Central African Republic

The locals often eat with their hands. If you are eating with them, and using your hands as well, be sure to eat with your right hand. The left is generally used for bathroom purposes, and therefore it is rude/unappealing to them if you eat with your left hand.

With this, you had the primer on key facts about Central African Republic, and key facts on culture and customs. Another important part of the culture is the local food and the local drinks. Make sure you read our posts on Central African Republic food and drinks:

Local food you should try in Central African Republic and No miss drinks in Central African Republic.

Other tips that you’d like to share on mistakes to avoid in Central African Republic? Please comment below.