We’ve heard plenty of stories of people giving an ‘a-ok’ hand signal to a waiter to show how great a meal was, but the waiter looks a bit put out. Likewise, people rocking out at Spanish festivals have to beware when making that ‘sign of the devil’ – in Spain, it means something else entirely.

Confused? Worried? Don’t be – here’s a handy (ah, ha, ha, etc) guide to make sure all your hand gestures pass muster when you go abroad.

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The Global Guide to Hand Gestures

The Global Guide to Hand Gestures [Infographic] by the team at Cheapflights.co.uk