Taxi from Latin America at war with Uber

Taxi from Latin America at war

Manifestations crippling several cities, lawsuits, physical attacks: the arrival of Uber and Cabify in Latin America sparked a wave of anger among taxi drivers who consider illegal these new transport services. In many countries of the region (Mexico, Colombia, Brazil, Peru, Panama, Chile), thousands of private drivers are already offering their services via these mobile applications, which charge them a 20% commission. American firm Uber, founded in 2009 and present in 54 countries, has launched into the Latin American market by first establishing itself in Mexico City, a chaotic megalopolis…

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Price of a taxi in New York

Price a taxi in New York

How much does a taxi cost in New York ? This is certainly one of the first questions travelers face when arriving at New York John F. Kennedy airport . When preparing for a trip to the United States, the accounts are summed up by the total cost of a flight to New York , the price of hotel nights in Manhattan , the meal budget, and possibly the price of the hotel. Map ”  New York Pass  ” to save on museum visits, but we have a very pale…

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SINGAPORE: GET INFORMED BEFORE YOU GO!

SINGAPORE: GET INFORMED BEFORE YOU GO!

Area The area of ​​Singapore is 716 km². Flight 11,000 km separate Singapore from France. A direct flight Paris-Singaporelasts approximately 13h (12h50 on the way and 13h20 on the return). Singapore Airlines and Air France each provide ten flights a week in Boeing 777-300. There are also many flights with stopovers via Doha, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok or several European capitals or cities (Zurich, London, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Frankfurt …).From 1 June 2009 to 29 October 2017, Singapore Airlines operated a daily round-trip flight from Paris to Singapore on the A380 ….

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The eCab Taxi App Launches to Conquer America

eCab Taxi App Launches to Conquer America

While Uber is on the verge of conquering the world of VTC, eCab offers taxis a tool as efficient as the California app. French has just signed with four Vancouver taxi companies. After France Europe and after Europe, America. This is the route traced by eCab for its development strategy. The app designed for taxis to face the Uber surge continues its course. Accessible in France, Belgium and the Netherlands, it will be operational in Canada. The first city to adopt it is Vancouver. ECab is now available from four…

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Moving To Budapest and Its Surroundings

Moving To Budapest and Its Surroundings

The transport network Budapest is proud of its well-developed public transport network consisting of tram, bus, trolley, metro, plan, schedules and suburban trains (HÉV). To visit the city, take the bus, the tram, the trolley or the metro. The services are reliable and cheap. However, take some precautions when traveling in crowded vehicles, as they are often frequented by pickpockets. Public transport in the city of Budapest is managed by the ” Budapest Transport Company ” (called simply BKV by Hungarians), which operates a network of buses, trams and trolleys…

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Rome Transport Information – Trains, buses, metro (underground)

Barcelona Transport Information - Trains, buses, metro (underground)

Rome is connected by a public transport network including buses, trams and two subway lines. Metro and bus tickets are the same and must be purchased in advance. They are available at all Metro stations, at most tobacco and newsagent shops, and at ATMs located at Major bus stops, they are rarely sold on buses Here are the different types of tickets title use Validity Price Bit Bus ATAC (unlimited journeys) Metro line A e B (only one trip) 100 minutes 1.5 euro Bit ATAC Bus, Metro Line A e…

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Transportation and travel Athens

Transportation and travel Athens

Urban transport in Athens and Attica The metro and tram lines are on the map of Athens distributed at the tourist office. Transit rates A single ticket costs 1.40 € (price 2016). Reduced rate (€ 0.60) for children under 18, over 65 and students up to 25 years of age on presentation of their student card. Children under 6 years do not pay. The ticket can be bought at the ticket office or at the distributors. It is valid for 1 and a half hours on all public transport in…

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Transportation and travel Prague

Transportation and travel

Most trips to the center can be easily taken on foot. – Public transport (metro, tram, bus, funicular) are punctual, cheap, clean, safe and efficiently cover the whole city. They are all managed by the same company. – Travel information : Travel Information Center : tel. : 296-191-817. Every day from 7am to 9pm. All kinds of information by phone, Internet or on-site at metro station counters. Information about metro, tram and bus lines, rates, timetables … – Purchase of tickets: in metro stations (ATMs and ATMs, which usually only…

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Metro, Bus, Taxi, Roads: Is The Singapore Model Exportable?

Metro, bus, taxi, roads: is the Singapore

Tanah Merah Skytrain Station, Singapore, 7 am. A train arrives. In the gentle warmth of the tropical dawn , passengers in tie-suits and cross-legged passengers, a face devoid of expression, descend from the air-conditioned metro. On the quay, other passengers form a straight queue waiting for the last passenger to leave the train to get on. The scene takes place in a relative silence, still disturbed by the purring of a nearby ring road, the announcements of the loudspeaker, and a few cries of tropical birds. Four languages, three alphabets….

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Taxi Service From Barcelona Airport

Taxi Service From Barcelona Airport

There are always a large number of taxis available at the Barcelona airport.They can not be hailed at random – you have to join a queue, where you will be directed to a taxi waiting. There are taxis outside Terminal 1 (T1) and Terminal 2 (T2) at Barcelona Airport. There is a minimum fare for taxis from Barcelona airport. Standard Barcelona taxis are black with yellow sides. This page provides information on where to take taxis from Barcelona airport, taxi fare, extra charges, large taxis, taxis with disabled access, long-distance…

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