Experience As Much As Of The Place You Visit With Totally Different Culture

The beauty of travelling is that you can visit a place with totally different environment, culture, and other aspects. Instead of feeling discouraged or intimidated, you can totally enjoy the experience. However, there are things you need to consider when visiting a place with different culture. You need to be culturally sensitive not only to respect their culture but also to keep yourself safe. You can still experience as much as of a place while being culturally sensitive. It won’t reduce the fun. In fact, you may find your trip to be very meaningful.

Experience As Much As Of The Place You Visit With Totally Different Culture

How to enjoy visiting a place with totally different culture

Travel to a culture totally different from yours can give you a whiplash. You may experience culture shock or you may find yourself being so open-minded regardless, it is important to be culturally sensitive during your visit. And here are how you can do it:

Try to blend in more with your surrounding

This will make you feel less singled out during your visit. In fact, it is better to not draw attention to you. By blending in, you get to enjoy more of your surroundings rather than being looked at. You can do some research first about the place prior your visit so you know the basic of their culture, rules, customs, or tradition. It is recommended to look less like a tourist. 

The chain reaction to the locals

Facing different culture may cause a reaction not only to you but also the locals. However, it is important to keep your speech to the minimum when you have no knowledge about the local culture. Avoid giving unnecessary comments that potentially offend the locals. Even if their culture is the opposite from what you believe, do not make an argument. You may end up in awkward situation otherwise. 

Do research about custom in your destination

The chain reaction to the locals

As mentioned earlier that it’s best to do your own research about the place before visit to know the local culture and customs including the way to dress. It is always best to dress modestly. Even if you don’t really know about the local culture, dressing modestly won’t put you in trouble. Avoid clothing with slogan, symbols, or messages that can cause misunderstanding. 

Stay aware to everything in your surrounding

Always stay alert of your surrounding even if you think you have done thorough research prior your visit. You may have to rely more on your instinct especially when you have many barriers and limitations such as language and cultural knowledge about the place. Always be wary of drugs and alcohol. Avoid getting intoxicated in unknown place because it may lead you o trouble. 

Never do careless behaviour 

Avoid unruly behavior regardless how friendly the locals are towards you. Always follow the rules and laws of the locals. Don’t see it as restriction but see it as way to show your respect. Keep your behaviors moderate no matter where you go. Stay respectful with your behavior and word choice to avoid getting into trouble. Always take appropriate precautions before you go so you can experience as much as of the place while being culturally sensitive.  

Scuba Diving Holidays Destination for Beginners to Try in 2021

Scuba Diving Holidays Destination for Beginners to Try in 2021

For how long now have you realised that the earth is just too big to explore? Once you take your first breathe underwater, you’ll know that there’s so much thing to see in this part of the world that previously was inaccessible for you. All the magnificent mountains, the mesmerising rice terraces, the cultural attractions, and everything you see on the land is just half of what our amazing earth has to offer. The ocean hides the other fraction of the earth that we are yet to discover. But there’s no need to rush when you are just starting on scuba diving. Take it easy. Try to plan a dive vacations to beginner-friendly sites. And if you’re confused on where to go, these scuba diving holidays destinations for beginners are just perfect to try this year. 

Scuba Diving Holidays for Beginners in the Bahamas

The Bahamas has long been acknowledged for being one of the easiest and most beautiful destination to dive in. With more than 2.400 coral cays and 700 islands that make up the Bahamas, this archipelago is essentially an underwater playground. The Bahamas is home for shallow reefs, walls, and coral garden which gives it a superb underwater landscape. The crystal clear blue water and low currents make it even more perfect for scuba diving holidays for beginners! It’s also a perfect place to dive with tiger sharks, sting rays, and other exotic animals. 

Dive A Shallow Wreck in Bali

Dive A Shallow Wreck in Bali

Do you know that Bali has one of the shallowest wrecks on earth? So shallow that you can access it by just walking down the beach! It’s always exciting to dive a wreck, but it’s not always accessible nor safe for beginners. However, this USAT Liberty that lies in the water of Tulamben, Bali, is one of a kind. Sitting in the sloping shore of Tulamben, the half part of this ship is accessible from only 3 meters deep! Some of it are visible to the shore and with only a short dive you can get a much closer look of the wreck. It’s a perfect scuba diving holidays for beginners who want more exciting underwater exploration. 

Diving with the House Reefs for Beginners in Bonaire

Another Caribbean destination that would make an excellent dive holiday for beginners; the Bonaire. This region is most known for its magnificent “house reef”. It’s clusters of coral reefs that separates the islands and its lagoon from the deeper water that lies beyond the reef. The Bonaire is famous for having one of the best shore diving in the world! The warm and clear water, the shallow depth, and the cheap diving make it a foolproof beginner dive destination!

Taste an Exotic Scuba Diving Holidays for Beginners in Maluku

Taste an Exotic Scuba Diving Holidays for Beginners in Maluku

Yet another breathtaking dive site in Indonesia; the Maluku. Previously unknown to the world, recent explorations to remote regions of Indonesia discover the exceptional beauty of Maluku’s ocean. Under the blue water, you’ll find bright and lively marine life with spot corals, Napoleon wrasse, and hundreds species of tropical fishes. Sometimes the dolphins and dugongs visit to this water and make a highlight for divers! And when you are done with the dive, the emerald forested island welcomes you for a one of a kind standardwing bird-of-paradise sightseeing.

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A Family Diving Holiday in St. Kitts

With so many big resorts, kids clubs, and family-oriented establishment, St. Kitts shines as the ideal scuba diving holidays for beginners and families. The white sands beaches meet bright blue water with multitude of reefs peeking from the underneath. It’s home to sea turtles, stingrays, lobster, angelfish, and variant schools of fishes. You can also have some walls and wrecks dive here in the St. Kitts!