The world is big and vast. Each place has something to be proud of as well as a variety of mode of transportation.
Here are the different unique vehicles that can only be found in the selected places around the globe:
- BAMBOO TRAIN – BATTAMBANG CAMBODIA
This bamboo train is a tourist attraction found in Cambodia. Each ‘coach’ or its wagon is driven like a boat that also uses a small engine that can run at a speed of 50kph. There are many wagons but there is only one railway so it is done alternately. The fare here is US $ 5 or P250.00.
- UPSIDE DOWN TRAIN TRACK – WUPPERTAL, GERMANY
Sure you’ve ridden on a rail transport once in your life but have you ever ridden the reverse version of it? This overturned train has been in Wuppertal, Germany since 1901 or 120 years ago. It is one of the oldest electric trains in the world that can carry 80,000 passengers daily. Amazing, isn’t it?
- COCO TAXI – HAVANA, CUBA
This taxi resembles the shape of a banana but it is called COCO TAXI. It can carry up to four (4) passengers with its driver and is known in Havana as a fast form of transportation and much cheaper than an ordinary taxi.
- BARCO DE TOTORA – LAKE TITICACA, PERU
The unique design of this ship is likened to the head of a dragon. It is made of woven reeds and has been used ever since. It was made and is still used by locals in the Uros community. This ship does not need any fuel so it definitely helps the environment, it will take a long time to get to your destination.
People around the world has a different culture of their daily lives. It makes them unique because of their modern advances to their transportation.