Here’s your guide to the gestures to use in Vietnam — and the ones to avoid. In Vietnamese culture, as with other Asian cultures, the head is sacred — so don’t ruffle anyone’s hair. Similar to many places, it’s rude to point with your index finger in Vietnam.
If you use this method to beckon a Vietnamese local they may get upset. More often than not I will see girls and, or, older women holding.
Vietnamese people generally greet each other by joining hands and bowing slightly to On city streets you will often see girls—and sometimes guts and older . 5) Forefinger and top of thumb meet to form circle, other fingers upright ( the OK.