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Results for Mediterranean Etiquette 101
At dinner in Italy, you receive bread with a little diced tomato or olive oil to start your meal. When tallying up the bill, you:
79.85%
A. Consider it an extra
0.6%
B. Tell them that you don't like tomatoes
13.3%
C. Tip double
6.25%
D. Write a short thank-you on the back of a napkin
Getting by on Italy's roads—probably the most dangerous in Western Europe—is less a matter of etiquette than of patience and contained aggression. When navigating them, it helps to:
9.47%
A. Drive 5 mph under the speed limit
4.89%
B. Drive 10 mph under the speed limit
61.98%
C. Leave two car lengths between you and the one in front
23.66%
D. Avoid driving on Friday night
In Greece, a raised palm pushed forward means:
21.58%
A. Hello
18.26%
B. Yes
55.73%
C. Go to hell!
4.43%
D. I'll take five of those
When getting up close and personal in Greece, keep this in mind:
10.45%
A. Men hold hands on the street
36.02%
B. Men make a habit of kissing every acquaintance
2.78%
C. Friends never touch
50.75%
D. Friends often touch one another while talking
When dealing with fish in Croatia:
49.97%
A. Leave the choosing to the restaurant staff—they're quite particular
23.64%
B. Feel free to select your own
15.54%
C. Don't eat with your hands
10.85%
D. Only drink white wine
In Croatia, the first time you are offered something:
50.65%
A. Say, "no"
26.01%
B. Say, "yes"
20.72%
C. Say, "maybe"
2.62%
D. Walk away, quickly
At a group meal in Turkey:
3.83%
A. The youngest guest is served first
60.45%
B. The honored guest is served first
26.94%
C. Burping is considered a compliment
8.77%
D. Don't ask for seconds
Which of these is untrue? In Turkey, it's best not to:
34.38%
A. Point the sole of your foot toward anyone
16.87%
B. Cross your legs while in conversation with someone of a higher status
17.07%
C. Put on your own coat when your hostess offers to put in on for you
31.68%
D. Put your hands in your pockets when talking to people
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