"4. Hiring Taxis" General Safety Tip by Ric

General Safety, Manila: 57 reviews and 26 photos

When entering a taxi, tell the driver where you want to go and insist that he turn on the meter. If he says it is broken or for some other reason he won't turn it on, tell him to stop and get out of the cab. However, cabs hired at major hotels have a set fee schedule by zone, which they should show you upon demand. It is always more expensive to hire a cab from a hotel than a metered cab on the street.

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  • Updated Dec 7, 2003
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