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"Taxis! Make sure that you..." Taxis / Pedicabs Tip by sbassin

Taxis / Pedicabs, Beijing: 20 reviews and 7 photos

Taxis! Make sure that you have a registered taxi. My friends and I ended up in one taxi that had a meter that was 'broken'. This malfunction caused the kilometer reading to jump from 0.1-1.0 km for every 0.1 km. Needless to say, that would have been a pricey ride, as our 12 km ride took us across 60 km, according to the meter! Luckily, we refused to pay and the guy sped off...

Address: Beijing

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 26, 2002
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