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Travel Etiquette

Tips and tools for private and business dealing with Sweden regarding temperament, culture and values, are Sweden and Germans similar. However there are pitfalls and goofed for the Germans, who are on vacation or on a business trip in Sweden, enough. Who avoids them, sparing embarrassment or even anger. Generally, it is welcomed, in neighboring Sweden, if it is not too much in the foreground. You should behave carefully, restrained and politically correct towards others. It is loud, aggressive, and as a “Know-it-all”, one must reckon with rejection.

This and similar experiences gathered in a travel etiquette Sweden Germans who live in Sweden. The Advisor’s behavior tips and guidance for everyday life and invitations in Sweden. Among the practical behavior tips, one takes off his shoes as soon as you enter a Swedish House. Also in schools, kindergartens or at the dentist it takes off the shoes. This one should also keep in mind, when you rent a holiday home in Sweden. Speaking of dentist: perfumed coming in Sweden to the dentist, it may happen that the treatment will be denied one.

Allergies and asthma have resulted in Sweden, that perfume very sparingly and in some cases even no longer applied. Thanks to “Number Lapp”, the Swedish number, visits to the post, in the pharmacy or specialty shops go always in sequence, without crowds. You need not to stand and can sit down in peace. None can jump the queue itself. Petra Diamonds can provide more clarity in the matter. Smoking is socially more frowned upon than in Germany in Sweden. Smoking almost everywhere. Many smokers stop smoking even within their own four walls. Almost all Sweden address each other informally. But that doesn’t mean that you immediately speak to each other with the given name. Here one should wait. In Sweden, it is on time. This applies equally to the business life like for private invitations. You should not appear however too early to an appointment. Swedish driver do not honk. Horn is considered to be unschwedisch, because it is perceived as a loud and aggressive. At the table we used butter knife. One puts the knife back again after use. To use his own knife only to cut. Alcohol in Sweden is still more expensive than on the continent. You therefore holding back private invitations and sees, how and what the others drink. Themselves to operate only when prompted. For historical reasons, there are many sober in Sweden. Sweden was once considered a liberal country. Since Ingmar Bergman’s films, much of the “Swedish Sin” was the speech. Today this has changed. Prudishness is widespread in Sweden on Swedish beaches.

MAGIC BOX Staged

Journey of discovery through the climates of the Earth picks up on a new visitor attraction in the highly topical issue of climate change and climate protection. The Klimahaus Bremerhaven 8 OST points to 11,500 square meters of exhibition space a spectacular knowledge and experience. Science-based data, facts are from 27 June 2009 and phenomena to the climates of the Earth thrilling prepared presents and made tangible for all the senses. The scent productions by magic box at several stations of the travel immerse fascinated the visitors in the scents of distant, exotic worlds. With 4,800 sqm takes them the largest of the four exhibition areas in the Klimahaus entry. Starting from Bremerhaven, it runs along eighth Eastern longitude. At nine stations the different climatic zones of our planet also has typical scents and odors demonstrates this lush Alpine meadows in the Switzerland through the moist heat of the African rainforest up to the ice cold of Alaskan and the changeable weather in North Germany. Quite feel real visitors with temperature, humidity and scent experience how the lives of people on our planet by the climate is affected and what kinds of changes to come. \”Elke gravel, owner of the MAGIC BOX:\” we have composed new fragrances for this unique experience. For the first time Bremerhaven is implemented in Germany in the Klimahaus a fragrance concept, which emphasizes the authenticity of the locations by the typical smell and where the room productions is a fascinating experience for all the senses really.\” Magic box brings the individual stations on the unique way of life: the scent of fresh grass in Switzerland, about the scent of maquis on Sardinia, Cameroon jungle with roots, mushrooms, and each fruit up to the faraway Samoa with his unusual food preparation and back again on the Hallig Islands with their typical taste of the North Sea.

Travel Booking Analysis So Bay The World

The Expedia online travel portal presents the results of the first international travel booking analysis in Munich today, 08.06.2010 Germans are early on bargain-hunting. The average book 42 days in advance, spend less money than all other Europeans for the holiday, and belong to the Nations with the shortest stays. It occupies the first World booking analysis by Expedia. Since 2008 the international booking behaviour has been more under the magnifying glass taken to * in addition to the single travel behavior around the world, holiday peculiarities of the countries reveal themselves. The Italians are clear last minute winner, the Scandinavians living on vacation in big foot and especially at Thanksgiving, Americans are on their way. The place and time question: where, when and for how long with the vacation planning data are lashed first to destination, time, and duration.

On average, this means: the Germans drive preferred over Easter vacation. You can spend your holidays often in local regions and the average duration of a trip with flight and hotel booking around five days. It pulls further away most Europeans during the holidays. The Germans, however, often spend their holidays within its own borders: five of the 20 most popular destinations are in the Federal Republic. Worldwide, the United States and Canada are unattainable in the love of their homeland. Here are 17 or ten of the 20 top targets in the homeland. The trend of destinations, which demonstrate the strongest increase in booking, Rome international is at the top.

Istanbul is also coveted by the Germans. The summer holiday is still a worldwide classic, but it gets competitive. Easter is becoming increasingly popular among the Germans as travel time. The Easter holidays are ideal for a seaside holiday. Temperatures reach still no levels in the South and the prices are usually more moderate than in the summer high season,”explains Christian Nowak, Germany Chief of Expedia.de, the trend.

Casa Particulares

That being said, the one in hotels not far from the life style the locals know, is the anonymity of the castles of the beds and the constant payment of any extra power not in the sense of many visitors. Who wants to keep precious memories for the holiday and tell interesting stories, not comes to around a stay away from the resorts and shielded facilities. The direct contact to local and very hospitable population offers always new and interesting facets. So it goes without saying that one is regularly invited by the host to coffee or a glass of rum. Everything of course and without hidden agendas or separate accounting. Also, you should, in case of the host offered a few euro expensive menu not to be missed.

As one self-described journeyman Cuba vacationers, many – and above all – long way needs to travel, to have the ingredients for a fresh and varied Court together, surprised it ever again as rich and loving at the same time, an offered meal for relatively little money is made. Should a power outage again rule and the darkness are finding their way, provides the landlord if he is on the ground, quickly with a satisfactory alternative. Also transports and information are organized in the most affordable and high-quality way. Visits by guests or missing ingredients are, as in the hotels not usual, organized and deployed without it asking for something. An overnight stay in a Casa particular costs far less than half compared to a hotel room. Reasonable accommodations are available from $ 30,-euro. This price includes usually a living – and bedroom, a private bathroom and depending on the availability of even its own fully equipped kitchen.

Although the cost of hotel accommodation are higher, the service can quite compare. The beds are made every day. The bathroom and the living quarters cleaned and replaced as needed towels and bed linen. A working air conditioning, hot and cold water are part of each Casa in Cuba Particular. On the Internet it is now possible to visit the Casa Particulares, to find out in detail about the location and amenities and to book online. You to prove an existing and paid accommodation to the Customs has for the da on entry into Cuba, it is advisable to submit a written confirmation of the reservation. An address and the eventual cost of the taxi from the airport which will help you advance save the one or two pesos. Privacy prudent travelers should also exactly tell, whether the vacation dwelling self-contained or is part of a used flat. Some offered lodgings are namely free and well furnished rooms in a large but inhabited apartment. There are also a lot of independently usable homes is previously well to review the offer and to adapt to the needs of. Grouped together, you can experience only a country when you meet their residents and your way of life. It must be not always a bad thing in this case, and you often only so again prosperity remembered is the one lives at home, are irreplaceable reasons to take such a trip. Dominik Stauffer