Global Etiquette

Monday, February 23, 2009

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HOW TO SAY GOOD BYE in many languages.

A list of the most common global "Good Byes".

Sunday, February 15, 2009

Ritz Madrid

Codes and regulations - TODAY AND THEN

Non Smoking Discussion

Ritz Madrid; 1932: If you did manage to get into the hotel, there was a strict code of etiquette to follow. In the reading rooms, where guests went to read the newspapers, no drinks were served. Smoking in the restaurant was even more of a taboo, not for health reasons but rather for ‘bon gourmet’ motivation. Smoking and eating were incompatible. 

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