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Calling the lift in India…

It is still very common to see people pressing the wrong button when calling the lift.  They look at the position of the lift and press the corresponding button to make it come to their floor.  Very often, confused by this logic, number are those that press both buttons!  It just put a wide smile on your face… unless you’re in a hurry 🙁

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The complete lady’s ware

It is important to display signs in English to attract the foreigners as well as the Indian tourist from other Indian states.  Although India has Hindi as its national language, it is only prevalent in northern states of India… so English remains the defacto national language for many educated and affluent class.

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Cup of tea?

This was taken at a tea estate, it is common to find loose leaf tea for purchase when visiting some of these estates, but it not very common to be able to drink the stuff has there isn’t any Salon de Thé 🙂

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To obey or not to obey!

There is a lot of disregard for rules in India, as this photos clearly points out.  This causes us a lot of problems such as chaotic traffic,  disorderly queues, delayed pubic services, and so many other issues… but that is also what makes part of the charm of our country.