Travelers should not forget to treat local traditions with great care and respect. This is particularly important for tourists who plan to visit various religious sites. Entering mosques and temples is possible only when you wear closed clothes. Tourists must also take their shoes off before entering a mosque.
Giving money to a seller is possible only with your right hand because the left hand is considered “unclean”. This rule also applies to other actions such as giving or receiving food at a table. These actions also must be done with your right hand.
Loose and closed clothes is the best choice for a walk around the city. Try to avoid too bright or too extravagant apparel as it may cause confusion among the locals. Beach dress will be appropriate at the beach only. Wearing sports clothing is considered a sign of bad taste.
Smoking in public places is prohibited in the city, therefore, you should carefully examine prohibitory signs. As a rule, there are special areas for smokers close to all major government agencies, restaurants and shopping malls.
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