If you require a taxi for a short journey and cabs are sat on the rank or you flag one down
and they have their roof lights on they are obliged to take you.
We flag one down
to Ladies Beach, five or ten minutes from the cruise terminal and so-called as only ladies were allowed to use it during the Ottoman Empire - not today though, today everyone can enjoy its smooth sand, sparkling sea, ever reliable sunshine and cafef -e-lined promenade.
Stepping outside, I saw a long queue for taxis so I decided to walk along and flag one down
Next time you need to go on a short journey do not take a taxi from the taxi queue - walk to the road and flag one down
And when I couldn't get a taxi, a gallant young emerging actor managed to finally flag one down
From Friday onwards, I had been fretting furiously about the Unknown Quantity when it comes to getting a cab: youAEre never sure really if youAEll manage to flag one down
The iconic London black taxi has already been shipped to Boston, Chicago and San Francisco, while it's possible to flag one down
in South Africa and Nigeria.
However he couldn't flag one down
without making the thief suspicious.
Flag one down
at 5th Avenue and 59th Street at Central Park.
Bells the Back at sea-level, the old town is small enough to walk around, but for journeys further afield, you've got to try Chiang Mai's unique method of transport - the bright red 'songthaew' trucks that seat about Flag one down
and, if it already has passengers, see if they're going in the right direction, then barter until you're happy with the price.
This is not, however, because you need the mind of Stephen Hawking to flag one down
, but because many services are so rubbish.
SORRY NOT IN SERVICE Everyday our city buses run to all parts From Wood End to the village of Burbage One of the most popular destinations Is somewhere called "Sorry Not In Service" It's on the front plate of so many buses So it must be a very popular place Yet there is just a driver, foot firmly down And not one single passenger face This strange and mysterious destination Could be a long haul or short hop You can't flag one down
or climb aboard For this is a route without a single stop But so many of our buses go there The rest of us don't deserve this If only we had all as many buses As somewhere called "Sorry Not in Service" Rob Summerfield, Carter Road, Stoke Aldermoor.
But because she and other family members were having trouble booking a taxi, her group decided to walk to nearby Tyndall Street and flag one down
When she was unable to flag one down
she decided to start walking home.
Either phone a company and wait for the car to arrive, or simply flag one down
in the street.