I live in the suburb of Almaty. Usually I leave my home at 9.30. It takes me about 10-15 minutes waiting for the bus. My first destination is a railway station where I get another bus to my office.

 I prefer to get a taxi if it’s available, but at this time it’s difficult to get the taxi to the railway station cause people usually go to work before 8.00 am. 

So I have no choice than to go by bus there. To tell you the truth, It’s not a comfortable one. But at least I am always lucky to get a seat there. Some things about that bus irritates me really. One is that the driver drives too slowly at first half of the road and the last part he goes too fast and at the bus stops he ask people to get out of the bus as quickly as possible. Especially it’s not suitable for the people with children and for old people because it takes some more time for them to get out of the bus. The second thing is a very loud music, which is playing always. Frankly speaking you could slightly name those sounds a music really. That "music" really is getting on my nerves and I guess on the nerves of my neighbors, sitting nearby.

After that little trip to the railway station spending around loud sounds of the “music” I am very happy to be in another bus, which is comfortable and with an intelligent driver in it. If I have the seat there I usually fell asleep for a while.


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Comment by Alexandra on May 24, 2013 at 14:15

Thank you, Expector Smith! And too irritating:)

Comment by Alexandra on May 24, 2013 at 14:11

Your are right, Anele. During that time I really want to throw something heavy to the driver..haha.

Comment by Alexandra on May 24, 2013 at 14:02

I agree Asif, it's not a big deal. Thank you the interesting idea!

Comment by Alexandra on May 24, 2013 at 14:00

Thank you, noaslpls, for your comment!

Comment by Alexandra on May 24, 2013 at 13:58

Thanks Wywu!  I think I will one day. But I am not sure he would understand me:)

Comment by Expector Smith on May 23, 2013 at 14:17

Thanks for sharing, Alexandra!

Some people tend to play music in public places - sometimes it's too loud or too noisy.


Comment by Asif Ali, Zindani. on May 22, 2013 at 20:35
I think, Bus driver is not a big deal. You need a smart cell phone with hand free speakers LOL.
Nice Blog Alex.

Comment by noaslpls on May 22, 2013 at 17:17

I've been in your shoes before. Irritating bus drivers are really the brunt of society, but I guess people are at their mercy. 

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