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On the meter: Taking a taxi in New York and Havana

Taxis are transport options in most cities around the world, but how do they vary in price around the globe?

In a BBC News series, six correspondents have compared the cost of a 10km (6 mile) journey.

Michelle Fleury hails a yellow cab in New York City, while Sarah Rainsford travels in style in Havana, Cuba.

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