These Things You Should Not Do While Exploring Russia
Check out These Things You Should Not Do While Exploring Russia
We all grew up hearing about the craziness of Russians. As it holds OCD for the particular things and this is quite real. And if you are planning to visit Russia then you should avoid doing these things. Let’s check out them.
#8 Smile too much at strangers
I know. This one is somewhat unusual. In any case, Russians just will in general grin to their nearby colleagues and may feel awkward if an odder grin at them. So keep those silvery whites covered up except if you truly realize somebody well.
#7 Change money outside a bank
It's a similar thing with cash. There's no certification the cash will be genuine in the event that you don't use an official procedure. Counterfeit cash is a genuine issue there and in the event that you utilize a back office in a road you may wind up holding a heap of duds. On the off chance that you don't go to the bank, lodgings will change cash yet the rates may be somewhat higher.
#6 Buy a phone from the street
Shockingly, insignificant burglary is a reality in most Russian urban areas. So on the off chance that someone offers you another iPhone on a road, perhaps they truly require some cash, yet probably they're attempting to trick you by flagellating a stolen gadget. On the off chance that you need to purchase a telephone, visit an official versatile shop.
#5 Sit on public transport while a senior is standing
This is an unwritten principle around the globe, and Russia is the same. It's a regular practice to surrender a seat for a senior individual or pregnant lady. As a matter of fact, some Russian men don't sit if a lady is standing adjacent. Regard.
#4 Try to beat a Russian at drinking
Here's a generalization that still sort of remains constant. In the event that there are two people groups on the planet one ought to never test to a beverage off, it is the Irish and obviously, the Russians. When you go to a gathering, recall that as per Russian custom, you don't get the chance to eat after the main glass of vodka and there's no break between the first and second glass. The third glass, for the most part, goes down not long after the second. In case you're late for the gathering, Russians can make you drink a "punishment" glass. Long story short, don't contend with Russians at drinking! Gathering at your own pace, eat a great deal of nourishment and remain hydrated.
#3 Leave your passport in your hotel room
In Russia, any policeman can stop and check your ID or identification. Police have the privilege to hold an individual (not just non-native) for three hours to set up their character. Make sure to be pleased with the police. They may appear to be blunt, yet Russian cops are for the most part dependable and simple.
#2 Smoking in a Restaurant
Another generalization about Russian open decorum busted. Quite a while back one could smoke all over; in airplane terminals, bistros, trains. All over the place. Be that as it may, presently you can just smoke in the road, in your very own vehicle, and in unique smoking rooms ("kurilka" in Russian). The fine to smoke in these spots is additionally 500 to 1,500 rubles. Also, keep in mind; in Russia, you can just smoke tobacco. Maintain a strategic distance from the green stuff except if you additionally need to visit a Russian Gulag.
#1 Drink booze on a street
We know, there are huge amounts of recordings that indicate Russians drinking brew like Pepsi in parks and other open zones, yet it is currently precluded by law. As a matter of fact, you can just drink liquor at home or in authorized joints. The brew is permitted in a few films and shopping center sustenance courts, however just on the off chance that you get it there.