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OPINION: Bella Hadid Did Not Deserve The Shocking Amount Of Hate She Received On Twitter This Week

Posted On: 19 Jun 2019   |   Posted By: Lovin Dubai

When you travel to a new country you should be aware of cultural differences.
But you're lying if you think there's not a chance you might slip up just once...
Like how in Japan, blowing your nose in public is considered a major faux pas, in West Africa putting your thumbs up can have negative connotations and in Sri Lanka you shouldn't point your feet towards an elder...
American Palestinian model Bella Hadid riled Saudi and UAE Twitter with this photo posted to her 'gram stories
That's a Saudi and Emirati plane in the background and in the foreground is her boot. You could be mistaken for thinking her boot is pointing towards the three planes, an act which is considered offensive in the region, but to me looks like a simple gaffe.

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