Nowadays, traveling abroad has become more and more common, however, in addition to basic civilized behavior, each country has its own some taboos, for us often belong to the cold knowledge. A careless, an unintentional act, but offend each other, the consequences are often not too good. Below, we have prepared 10 major prohibitions for you:
Not allowed to feed pigeons
How many girls in mind, I hope their boyfriends are a master of photography, to take a group of wonderful photos of themselves feeding pigeons in the square. However, in Italy, there are laws that explicitly "do not allow the feeding of pigeons", if you have to challenge the law, then up to 600 U.S. dollars in fines will come to your face.
2、France and England
Kissing can be, not in the train station kissing
Did not expect so romantic countries but so unromantic rules, right? And this is a legislative requirement! It is said to prevent couples from kissing to cause the train to be late. However, the need for a goodbye kiss is really difficult to suppress, so the train station also has a special kissing area.
Do not bring chewing gum to
If you do not want to experience the world-famous whipping, do not eat chewing gum, the Singaporean government banned the import, sale, and manufacture of chewing gum, the ban was enacted in 1992.
4、Southeast Asian countries
Before eating durian, it is best to read the signs
Southeast Asian countries are known for their abundance of durian, food-loving you to go but learn to restrain, Malaysia, Brunei, Indonesia and other countries are banned from eating durian in public places, most places have signs, to pay attention to check. In Singapore, it is expressly forbidden to carry durian in the subway and buses, and violators are fined.
National smoking ban
In Bhutan, even if you smoke in your own house, the police can break into the door to extinguish the cigarette. And if caught, you'll have to show a customs receipt, and if you don't, you could face five years in prison. Generally, when you enter the country, you can only carry no more than 150 grams of tobacco, and you also have to declare the price truthfully, and then be deducted with 200% of the tax.
You must turn on the lights while driving a car
In Denmark, even if it is a clear daylight, you must open the headlights, or face a fine of 70 euros. This point must be noted if you go to the local driving tour.
Use a tripod to take pictures with official permission
In Greece, the basic is not allowed to take pictures at will, randomly shooting monuments, will be punished. And the use of tripods to take pictures, it is more strict, this needs to be approved by the official to do.
Prohibit the cutting of cactus
In the United States, Arizona cactus cutting is illegal, the maximum sentence can be 25 years in prison. If you already have a 10-year visa, there's really no need to do such a thing.
Want to drink to sneak away
In Saudi Arabia, drinking is illegal ~ but the local government is relatively lenient on tourists, allowing tourists living in certain areas to drink, but also stipulates that tourists must hide in the room, lock the door tightly and drink quietly to do so. If you drink in public and misbehave, you are likely to be charged and subjected to flogging.
There are restrictions on buying alcohol
In Thailand, in addition to not just feed the fish, there is a rule that does not allow the purchase of alcohol after 2:00 a.m., or meet the police will be fined.