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. Researching about the custom of the country that you are planning to visit on tipping would be a great tip for you if you want to explore another country. Questions like what is tipping and why is it necessary for every country might come into your mind at times and that is just normal. This article was made in order to make you inform about this matter.
When it comes to the country of United Kingdom, people give tips according to the standard tipping. However, in this country, you only tip if you are happy with the service that the certain company gave you. Usually, people who eat in the restaurant will give the tip directly to the one who served and accommodated them or will just leave them on the table where they ate. 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. If the customer decides to still give the server a tip aside from the service charge they paid, then it will just be fine. 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. They could give tips if they want to however, since it is not their custom, then it is just normal if they decide not to. People would say that it is weird however, they must know that this situation is normal to them and hey have a good reason for it.