- Cover your mouth when you yawn, cough, or use a toothpick.
- Carry toilet paper since public restrooms rarely have any.
- Always listen and pay attention; good listeners are admired in Japan.
- Pointing at someone is perceived as hostile.
- Avoid blowing your nose in public.
- Don't stand with your hands in your pockets.
- Avoid direct eye contact.
- Never slouch in public.