"The "Do's" when Taking a Cab in Riyadh" Riyadh Transportation Tip by Dthey

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by Dthey

Pick wisely:

Only those who know how to speak English.
--Better those who are recommended by friends you already know very well.

Only when you are already familiar with the place you are going.

Be sure that your cellphone or any communication devices are fully loaded, battery and card.

Inside the taxi, take the license number in case of trouble.

If you are feeling suspicious slightly open the window for fresh air,
deep breath and ring somebody you know for support.

It is always best to know few words and numbers in Arabic before going out in public without a male company.

If you decided to go down just say ?heena kalas? meaning ?here? and ?it is finish?. Go down quickly and leave a payment to stop him from harassing you.

*Photo taken from internet*

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  • Updated Feb 5, 2008
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