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What cultural faux pas should I try to avoid making in Tamarindo?

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We asked people in Tamarindo if they could share any humorous cultural blunders they commited. For new expats, keep in mind that these incidents are an inevitable part of expat life. Learning to laugh about them is the key!...

"It is important to be respectful of local customs when visiting Tamarindo. It is important to dress modestly, especially when visiting religious sites. It is also important to be aware of the local language and to avoid speaking loudly or using offensive language. Additionally, it is important to be aware of the local customs regarding public displays of affection, as some cultures may be more conservative than others. Finally, it is important to be respectful of the local wildlife and to avoid disturbing or harassing animals," remarked another expat who made the move to Tamarindo, Costa Rica.

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What cultural faux pas should I try to avoid making in Tamarindo?

If you live in Tamarindo, newcomers to Tamarindo would love to hear your answer to this question.


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