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Do you need a car in Seoul? In terms of both population and economic importance, high-tech Seoul is one of the largest cities in Asia, and it also has an incredibly well developed an extremely efficient underground system which stretches well out into all of the distant suburbs. In some popular tourist cities, underground systems… Read More »


Is it worth hiring a car in Singapore? This should be reasonably obvious, but there really is no point at all in thinking about getting a hire car in Singapore! As the most densely populated major city anywhere in the world, everything in Singapore is on the higher side of high rise, and the city has… Read More »

St Petersburg

[coming] In a city that is so famous for its grandiose architecture and museums, in particular the Hermitage, it’s only natural to assume that there isn’t much point in getting a hire car, and that is exactly what we suggest. Car hire not advised. Even for heading out of the city of St Petersburg, for… Read More »


[warning country=”Tunisia” link=””] Our general car hire advice in Tunisia is that most of the main resort areas are relatively close together, and that public transport is often surprisingly good compared to expectations. Djerba is slightly different in that it is an island, rather than being part of the mainland, although regular ferry services are… Read More »


Do I need a car in Bagan? Bagan is an historic and compact city where all of the major sites are a short and easy walk from each other. The most iconic way to see Bagan in all of its glory would be to take a hot air balloon tour, for which the city is very… Read More »


Is it worth hiring a car in Dhaka? [coming] To follow. To follow. To follow.


Should I hire a car in Colombo? [coming] To follow. To follow. To follow.