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Tricycle
Philippines

Beside the Jeepney, the tricycle is the means of public transport in the Philippines. Tricycles are even more common sight in the provinces and smaller towns, but even in Manila you can see them in the neighbourhoods.

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Hochgeladen: 22/03/2009
Aktualisiert: 09/06/2014
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