> "I was in Sydney fairly recently, on an escalator. I stood on the right, like a good little Londoner. Turns out in Sydney, you stand on the left and walk on the right. And unlike London, there are no signs to tell you - you just have to know."
Well, it is logical. When on the road, you keep left and overtake on the right.
>"Many years ago when I lived in ThatLondon my uncle from Edinburgh visited.
On the down escalator he turned to me with a look of complete bogglement
"It's a moving staircase - and people are walking on it!!"
To quote Jerry Seinfield "Walk up the damned thing. It's not a carnival ride!"