When traveling, it is important to learn about where you are going. It shows respect for the people of your host country and that you know at least the basic information about their government, current events, history, language and customs. Some country specific materials will be given to you at orientation. Read through the list of questions below to see how much you know about your destination.
If you don’t know the answers to the questions below, go to our resources page for links that can help you access interesting information about your destination.
In the meantime, take the following quiz and see how much you already know:
Role of Men and Women
Business and Social Customs
Newspapers and Media
Attitudes Toward You