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How considerate…

Calling in the train

When traveling from Paris to the Alps by highspeed train this winter we found this sticker above our seats.

Phone silence area

It looked like a shy mobile phone to me at first, but it’s true meaning became clear when I needed to visit the toilets later on and came across the yellow sticker.

Calling area

It was above a cosy bench in the corridor between carriages. A special corner for making calls! So this is how to do it:


The only tricky bit is that your cosy bench is doubling as a baby change unit. I’m not sure the babies will stand in line until you finish your call. If not, close your nose!