Know your French visitor


Good day: 'Bonjour'

Good evening: 'Bonsoir'

Goodbye: 'Au revoir'

Overfamiliarity and rudeness.

Wildlife/game-park experiences and scenic beauty are the most common reasons for satisfaction among French travellers to South Africa.

Many French people enjoy fine wines; they might enjoy it if you introduce them to some good South African wines.

Punctuality is usually important to the French.

The French will usually cross their cutlery on their plate if they are not finished eating, and will leave their wine glass nearly full if they do not want more.