What do they wear in Liberia?

libspot

0
(0)

Generally, in urban areas, Liberians are more likely to dress in typical Western-style dress (jeans and t-shirts), while in more rural areas Liberians wear more traditional West African attire. Traditionally men wear short or long pants with a loose round-neck shirt. Women traditionally will wear a long wrap skirt called “lappa” and lose top called “Bubba”. They may also wear a head wrap. West African clothes are famous for their brightly colored and patterned fabrics.Image result for WHAT DO THEY WEAR IN LIBERIA?

Liberia is located only 6 degrees north of the equator, making it a hot and humid tropical climate. Travelers should keep this in mind and bring clothing made of breathable, light fabrics, such as cotton and linen, in light colors.

Dress tends to be more conservative in Liberia than in the US and Europe. Shorts are acceptable, but it is best if they reach down to the knees. Women in Liberia always keep their legs covered to their knees. Women should also keep in mind that women’s clothing in West Africa is looser fitting than many Western styles. If planning on visiting Muslim families or communities in Liberia, it is usually best to err on the side of modesty.

Credit to https://www.vagabondjourney.com
Facebook Comments

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

As you found this post useful...

Follow us on social media!

Please follow and like us:
error0
Tweet 20
fb-share-icon20
Please follow and like us:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Next Post

Newly launched weeding dress at cheaper price

x 0 (0) Fusce eu nisi quis dolor ullamcorper pulvinar. Sed luctus odio ligula, eu ornare urna rutrum sit amet. Donec ipsum neque, volutpat eget elementum ac, ullamcorper quis orci. Nunc elementum venenatis tincidunt. Suspendisse vel mollis turpis. Nullam sed orci efficitur, tincidunt sapien in, rutrum ante. Mauris vulputate tempus […]

We on Instagram

error

Welcome to Libspot ? Please spread the word :)

RSS
Follow by Email