Pedicabs make a big comeback in Cuba

Havana bicitaxis are confined to Havana Vieja and Centro Havana only, but its by far the best way to get around and move goods and people. And its green!

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Havana bicitaxis culture

All of the taxis are custom-made in Havana using available materials, or scraps from other vehicles. lately, with the boom in tourism, the drivers are doing well, and beginning to invest in they cabs by tricking them out with bright paint, lights and even music.

When you spend a lot of time walking around Havana, certain themes begin to emerge. The bike tax culture is one I’ve been attracted to lately. There are repair centers and indoor lots the drivers pay to park their cabs in overnight – complete with 24 hour guards. We have a family-me3mber in the business, and had many opportunities to visit the storage garages and see what taxis are for sale.

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