Slightly cheesy and very pricey, a ride in a jinrikisha (hand-pulled rickshaw) around Asakusa is Tokyo’s equivalent of a spin around New York’s Central Park in a horse-drawn carriage.

Slightly cheesy and very pricey, a ride in a jinrikisha (hand-pulled rickshaw) around Asakusa is Tokyo’s equivalent of a spin around New York’s Central Park in a horse-drawn carriage.

Cycle-rickshaw, Cambodia

Cycle-rickshaw, Cambodia

Rickshaw tour / AFP - Hanoi, Vietnam

Rickshaw tour / AFP - Hanoi, Vietnam

Rickshaws (1890) - Saigon, Vietnam

Rickshaws (1890) - Saigon, Vietnam

Jakarta: Ever since the becaks, or bicycle rickshaws, were banned from the Indonesian city streets in the 1990s, ojeks, or motorcycle taxis, have proliferated.

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Jakarta: Ever since the becaks, or bicycle rickshaws, were banned from the Indonesian city streets in the 1990s, ojeks, or motorcycle taxis, have proliferated.

In Indonesia there are two types of rickshaws are commonly used:  - Rickshaw with the driver behind. This species usually exist in Java.  - Rickshaw with the driver on the side. This species is usually found in Sumatra. For tricycles of this type can be subdivided into two sub-types, namely:   - Pedal pedicabs - bicycle rickshaw that uses as a rudder.   - Motorized pedicab / rickshaw engine - which uses a motorcycle rickshaw as a driver.

In Indonesia there are two types of rickshaws are commonly used: - Rickshaw with the driver behind. This species usually exist in Java. - Rickshaw with the driver on the side. This species is usually found in Sumatra. For tricycles of this type can be subdivided into two sub-types, namely: - Pedal pedicabs - bicycle rickshaw that uses as a rudder. - Motorized pedicab / rickshaw engine - which uses a motorcycle rickshaw as a driver.

In order to attract the customers, rickshaws were decorated with any colourful things that the riders could think of. It includes Barbie dolls. BARBIE DOLLS! Could you spot them in the picture? So adorable! (Melaka, Malaysia)

In order to attract the customers, rickshaws were decorated with any colourful things that the riders could think of. It includes Barbie dolls. BARBIE DOLLS! Could you spot them in the picture? So adorable! (Melaka, Malaysia)

Rickshaw with tourists - Melaka, Malaysia

Rickshaw with tourists - Melaka, Malaysia

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