The Essential Handbook
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"Enjoying India is the ultimate how-and-why guide for foreigners that fills the gaps left by traditional guidebooks--practical and cultural information no visitor or expat can afford to be without. It will give you the knowledge to navigate this unfamiliar land with ease. Enjoying India offers a wealth of insights into India's culture and style of functioning, covering many important topics that are either dealt with superficially or omitted altogether by other books. Whether you are in India for business or pleasure, this is the one book you need to experience the best of India."
"Acquire the skills, understanding and confidence you need to:"
* Stay safe and healthy
* Communicate successfully
* Understand how yes can mean no
* Avoid cultural blunders
* Deal with Indian bureaucracy
* Accommodate special needs
* Bargain effectively
* Get a seat on a fully booked train
* Use your computer safely
* Cope with Indian plumbing
"* and much, much more . . ."
An essential preparation for India
This book is a must for any first-time traveler to India, and helpful even for repeat visits. It is a comprehensive guide to issues that travelers face when visiting. It offers solid advice without fear-mongering that I’ve seen in other books. Reading this book will have you as prepared as one can be for the joyful challenge that is India, and will help one be ready to return again for another trip!