On travel etiquette to the Islamic countries of the fasting period ...
International SOS to provide medical and travel security assistance services to the whole world of member companies, coming during the holy month period of Ramadan (fasting period: month - month and day) of the culture towards the visitors to the Islamic countries of we will introduce the notes.
Ramadan in the (holy month) and the name of the month in which is possible to break off between eating and drinking from sunrise one in a particular month of the obligation of Muslims to sunset is performed, this year's Ramadan, when midsummer in the Middle East and North Africa, Northern Hemisphere in you the most daylight hours is a long period of time.
Visitors to the Islamic countries during the Ramadan period, care must be taken of the following.
Do not eat, drink or smoke in. Servings
In most Muslim countries, eat, drink, or smoke in public during the fasting time is considered to be rude. This is also true in the movement by public transport and private cars. In countries such as Egypt, but that you do not eat, drink in public is only a courtesy, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Oman, in countries such as the UAE, is the obligation imposed on all persons, regardless of religion.