Pissedpoet Pics - The Blog: Jeepney Passengers

Wednesday, May 24, 2006

Jeepney Passengers

Interior of a jeepney the back bone of the Philippines public transort system. These vehicles carry up to 20 passengers at a time, 18 in the back and 2 up front with the diver. They are so numerous catching ride is just hailing one that is passing and has room.

4 comments:

Ann said...

Reminds me of Egypt, basically the same. Especially since cars are considered a "luxury".
Ann
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B said...

I love the feelings you have captured with this image. Really a wonderful shot.

Dirty Butter said...

I think I would die of claustrophobia if I had to ride for very long in there! Very interesting transportation and fascinating shot.

pissedpoet said...

Thanks for your comments. Anne cars here clog the roads, every trip is an adventure. B Ihave seen the images you make, I take that as a compliment of the highest order. (if you havent seen B's site you should)Thanks DB its amazing what one can get used too.Ü