Correct manners are very important among the Japanese. Also as a foreigner in Japan you should be familiar with at least the most basic rules:
- Inside the house
How to behave in a Japanese home.
- Visiting shrines and temples
How to behave at shrines and temples.
- Taking a bath
How to take a bath in Japan.
- Japanese toilets
How to use toilets in Japan.
- Table manners
Basic rules of Japanese table manners.
How to use Japanese chopsticks.
- Dining out
How to dine at a restaurant in Japan.
- Sitting techniques
How to sit properly in Japan.
About the Japanese way of greeting.
- Giving gifts
About the exchange of gifts and souvenirs.
- Visiting Cards
About the use of business cards in Japan.
About Japanese names and titles.