Eating while abroad can be one of the most delightful parts of traveling. But beware of offending the locals with your table manners. While your manners at home may be pristine, they may come across as unrefined, snobbish or rude elsewhere.
The best course of action is to observe and follow as the locals do. However it is always helpful to brush up on proper table etiquette before you travel. Whether you’re off travelling, dining at an ethnic restaurant or just keen on updating your dinner ritual, here are a few table manners from around the world.