Etiquette in Gambia

Gambia is located in West Africa and has a population of 1.9 million people.

The nation is a dominant-party presidential republic.

The official language of Gambia is English. National languages include Mandinka, Fula, Wolof, Serer, and Jola.

The country primarily follows Islam, with a smaller number Christian followers.

The currency of Gambia is the dalasi.

Greeting Etiquette

Men shake hands, while women tend to verbally greet one another.

Dining & Visiting Homes Etiquette

When dining at a communal bowl, wash both hands and take off your shoes. Only use your right hand for eating.