Tipping Custom: How Does it Differ in Every Country?
A lot of people today are aware that when it comes to tipping, the country of United States of America is considered as having citizens that are very generous when it comes to giving tips and that is the reason why, a lot of people from other countries who are just visiting will get shocked when they know if how much they could give as a tip. Of course, when you are travelling into another country, even if not in the United States, you should make sure that you did some research about the tipping custom of that country to make sure that you will not offend other people in that country. Of course, it is inevitable that people would wonder why tips are important to these countries and why is it different in every country. To make sure that people will be educated about the customary tipping of every country, this article was made.
Standard tipping is being followed in the country of United Kingdom. Giving tip usually indicates that you are satisfied with the service that the staff gave you. The people in United Kingdom usually leaves the tip on the table or they will give it directly to the waiter if they ate in a restaurant and they found the service amazing. You must also know that if you are visiting this country and eat in a restaurant in a large group or with your friends, the restaurant may already added the service charge to your bill upon check out. There would not be a problem if the customer decides not to add the tip because basically, they have already paid for it. There are also other places aside from a restaurant in which you could give tips.
The next country is Italy which has a very interesting custom when it comes to giving tips. As most of the people know, Italy has a lot of staff who are very patient when it comes to waiting for their customers however, when it comes to tipping, it could be considered that Italy is not one of those countries who give tips. Since it is not included in the custom of their country, they have the choice to give tips or not. On the other hand, this country has a good reason as to why it is not their custom to give tips to the waiter.