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

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We asked people in Atyrau 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 mindful of cultural norms when visiting Atyrau. It is important to dress modestly and to avoid public displays of affection. It is also important to respect local customs and traditions, such as removing your shoes when entering someone's home. Additionally, it is important to be aware of the local language and to avoid speaking loudly or using offensive language. Finally, it is important to be respectful of religious beliefs and to avoid discussing sensitive topics such as politics or religion," remarked another expat who made the move to Atyrau, Kazakhstan.

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

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


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