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 Saint Kitts and Nevis

It is important when in the city and other public places (airport, downtown, stores) to be sure to wear shoes and a shirt. It is a sign of disrespect to be wearing beach attire in the city. Loud public swearing is also looked down upon and you can be fined for it.

With this, you had the primer on key facts about Saint Kitts and Nevis, 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 Saint Kitts and Nevis food and drinks:

Local food you should try in Saint Kitts and Nevis and No miss drinks in Saint Kitts and Nevis.

Other tips that you’d like to share on mistakes to avoid in Saint Kitts and Nevis? Please comment below.