With the world’s diversity, different communities has its own unique culture and traditions. So, what happens when we encounter other culture different from ours? How do we deal with them?

These questions leads us to the most important thing that we must bring when we travel; knowledge. Philippines being one of the most visited country in Asia, it is essential to know the characteristics of its culture, people, traditions, safety, etc. for there are some things that may be appropriate for you but offensive to them. So, it is important to know how you are going to prepare yourself before landing to the Pearl of the Orient Seas, the Philippines.

1. Do Ask For Permission When Taking Pictures

Tourists love to take pictures whether of a place or of a group of people. However, there are private things, places or establishment that may not be allowed to be taken picture of. There are also group of people that may be sensitive when being capture by the camera.

So, the best thing to do is to first ask for a permission. It is also a sign of respect because after all you’re just a visitor in their place.