Urban transportation

Is this the world's most awesome taxi?

Is this the world's most awesome taxi?

Korean "garden taxi" has massage seats, karaoke machine, running fountain and big plans to take over Seoul
London Olympics 2012: Best ways to cut the queues

London Olympics 2012: Best ways to cut the queues

Transport for London website advises how to avoid hot spots and promotes walking and cycling
2012 New Year's resolutions for Seoul

2012 New Year's resolutions for Seoul

If implemented, these 10 resolutions could become 10 new reasons why Seoul is the world's greatest city
High hopes for Mumbai's first car-free day

High hopes for Mumbai's first car-free day

The no-auto route stretches a mere 20 kilometers: But at least it's start
Seoul's 6 coolest subway stops

Seoul's 6 coolest subway stops

Best subway rides, stations and exits for people-watching or prowling around
More for your T-Money

More for your T-Money

"Happy Smile i-Centers" at subway stations offer additional T-money card services
It's finally time to love Mumbai local trains

It's finally time to love Mumbai local trains

A six-point plan to ensure riding the rails improves your life. Sort of
All aboard Tokyo's last surviving city streetcar

All aboard Tokyo's last surviving city streetcar

The Toden Arakawa line reveals a different side to the city
Torrential rain wreaks havoc in Seoul and beyond

Torrential rain wreaks havoc in Seoul and beyond

Dozens dead as Gangnam area turns into a river and subway stations shut
Mumbai taxi: 10 tips to make you a smarter passenger

Mumbai taxi: 10 tips to make you a smarter passenger

Sidestep the scams and get there faster with local wisdom from a veteran Mumbai blogger
The man out to save Shanghai tricycles

The man out to save Shanghai tricycles

The rusting, decrepit image of the Shanghai tricycle is getting a slick, modern makeover. Now if they could only get a license for the damn thing
R.I.P hard working bullock carts

R.I.P hard working bullock carts

The state government issues a complete ban on bullock carts carrying heavy loads in Mumbai
Rickshaw Challenge: Driving blind, wet and scared from Chennai to Mumbai on three wheels

Rickshaw Challenge: Driving blind, wet and scared from Chennai to Mumbai on three wheels

Twenty-eight participants negotiate potholes, dodge lorries and sacrifice their sanity to race the 2010 Mumbai Express Rickshaw Challenge
Limousines in Singapore: Super-stretches finally come to the city

Limousines in Singapore: Super-stretches finally come to the city

Previously unseen on Singapore roads, these rolling lounges are the latest way to say, 'I got mine'
Mumbai monorail makes its first move

Mumbai monorail makes its first move

In other Mumbai news: A local girl goes to Davos to spin some Bollywood tunes and a big beauty conglomerate comes to Mumbai
Video: Front row seat in a Mumbai taxi

Video: Front row seat in a Mumbai taxi

Yes this is what our every day commute is like -- a bumpy series of dodges, swerves, and assorted speed breakers in Mumbai's merry jalopies
Mumbai's Padmini cabbies: 'Till death do us part'

Mumbai's Padmini cabbies: 'Till death do us part'

Cab drivers are fighting to protect their aged Padmini taxis as if the junky metal jalopies were their own wives