Tipping is customary to virtually all institutions, whether it would be a restaurant, hotel or beauty salon. Usually tip of 10% of total is quite enough. When paying a taxi driver or hairdresser, round up the result.
Be sure to drink only bottled water, which is sold in all grocery stores and supermarkets. Tap water is chlorinated and may contain hazardous microorganisms. Vacationers also go easy on ice drinks offered in bars and cafes.
Much of stores open at 9:00 am and serve visitors to 8:00 pm. There may be a lunch break in smaller stores. The town also has supermarkets and shopping centers, which operate 24/
Local people are very friendly and hospitable, they are always happy to help and tell about points of interest. Travelers should not refuse to go for a cup of tea to a new acquaintance; refusal can be a serious cause for resentment.
This article about Constanta is written by the orangesmile.com editorial team and is protected by the copyright law. The article can only be re-used with a direct link to www.orangesmile.com