Mexican Etiquette

When it comes to Mexican etiquette the Mexican people enjoy a slower-paced lifestyle then other North American countries. Because of this, the manner in which Americans, Canadians and some Europeans greet, introduce and address each other is viewed as rude or smug by many Mexican people. When you are a tourist in a foreign country, such as Mexico, it's always wise to research the country's people, traditions and culture before traveling. Mexico is steeped in a rich traditional past and Mexicans can take great offense at those who don't respect it.

The following is a list of Mexican etiquette; abide by these and you will enjoy your Mexican experience all the more:

To get a better understanding of Mexico Etiquette check out the Mexico Culture and Mexico History pages.

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