Register | Login


Unlike the rest of the world, where taxis are usually yellow and black, Bangkok’s taxis come in a full range of colors. There are pink taxis, orange taxis, purple taxis, green taxes, yellow taxis and taxis in various combinations. While taxi color in other countries signify nothing in particular, Bangkok’s taxis are actually color coded. The single-color are company taxis, personal taxis in cooperation or alliance and rental company taxis. These color include bright green, bright sky blue, red, orange, yellow, blue, pink, purple, violet and tan. The bi-colored taxis are in 3 kinds including yellow-green, red-blue and yellow-orange. The yellow-green are the personal private taxi. The red-blue are the rental taxi. The yellow-orange are the company taxi. Taxis are abundant in Bangkok so you can pick any color you like, but the yellow-green taxis are generally reckoned to be better, being owned and driven by the owners themselves.

bangkok-taxi-7

Photo credit

Read more »
© Amusing Planet, 2014.


Loading...

Bekonscot: The World Oldest Model Village
Bekonscot: The World Oldest Model Village
The 1,444 Carved Pillars of Ranakpur Jain Temple No Two of Which Are Alike
The 1,444 Carved Pillars of Ranakpur Jain Temple No Two of Which Are Alike
Europe Disappearing Borders by Valerio Vincenzo
Europe Disappearing Borders by Valerio Vincenzo
‘The Force of Nature’ by Lorenzo Quinn
‘The Force of Nature’ by Lorenzo Quinn
Ohio’s BibleWalk Museum is Made Up Of Discarded Celebrity Wax Figures
Ohio’s BibleWalk Museum is Made Up Of Discarded Celebrity Wax Figures
The
The "Big Oil Bubble", a Chinese Knockoff of Chicago’s Famous “Bean”
The 100 Stepped Garden of Awaji Yumebutai
The 100 Stepped Garden of Awaji Yumebutai
Los Angeles Reservoir Covered with 96 Million Plastic Balls to Fight Evaporation
Los Angeles Reservoir Covered with 96 Million Plastic Balls to Fight Evaporation