10 Ways to Make Sure you Have a Wonderful Trip to New Zealand
Do shake hands-on meeting people but avoid constant eye contact as it is not appreciated there.
Choose formal clothes like skirts, blouses, shirts, etc. for business meetings and meals.
Always remember that your hands should be visible on the table while eating food.
Avoid touching someone's head or hair, as this is not acceptable in New Zealand.
Bring a dish or at least a bottle of wine when you're visiting someone's place for a meal in New Zealand.
Say 'No' to smoking in public, it is highly restricted in New Zealand.
Always be on time while going to a formal event, as punctuality plays a very important role there and meetings start at the designated time.
Never ever use red for wrapping a gift, it is not considered good there.
Address people by using their titles followed by their full names when you are in New Zealand.
Do not give a tip when you're dining in New Zealand, as the waiters do not expect it.