Long live public transport!
Approximate distance travelled for 5 €:
5 km versus 100 km
Smart phone/Ipad/Laptop versus cheerful pop music at top volume
+- 30 seconds of indicated time versus + ½ hours to 4 hours of indicated time
Likelihood of breakdowns:
0.048 % versus 48 %
Time needed to travel 20 km:
10 minutes versus 2-5 hours (depending on breakdowns)
100 CHF if caught without ticket versus ca. double the regular price because of vazaha (foreigner) abuse
Dogs, of course with leash and muzzle versus chickens, possibly goats
Views of scenery:
Magnificent versus stunning
I’d say it’s a clear tie!
Volunteer Marie Fischborn, WWF Madagascar 2013