I just returned from my third trip to Tokyo and to be honest, I missed the taxis in Bangkok. Compared to the cabs here, they’re much more expensive and Japanese cabbies rarely decorate the interiors of their taxis, with the exception of the occasional sticker and a few lace accessories. The most distinctive feature on Tokyo taxis are the decorative lights on top of the cabs. They come in an unbelievable range of shapes and forms and many of them have their own individual symbols and graphics. Take, for example, this number one taxi. Apparently, it’s OK.
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