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Old March 12th, 2009, 12:44 AM
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Default Taxi Cab or Car/Scooter Rental for Sint Maarten/Saint-Martin

For a person on a cruise is a taxi cab or a car/scooter rental the better option to get around the island if they already know what they plan to do?
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I saw some people get off Freedom of the Seas on their own custom Harleys. I wonder how much that is.
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Well, I will never own or rent a Harley. Horrible motorcycles. More of a sports bike fan(think Ducati). In any case, I am wondering which of the two options is better to get around the island for a minimal price. I will be on Carnival, though the info isn't necessarily relevant.
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knowing the way the roads are and the way that people drive in St.Martin i would say definately do not rent a scooter, people drive on the sidwalks! If you know where you want to go then i would look into a car rental. If you just want to relax and see the sights then go for the taxi
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I am planning to spend most of my day at Orient Bay and Galion Bay, with some side jaunts to Marigot and Grand Case for probably a half hour to an hour each. End the day with shopping in Philipsburg.
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Taxi is best.

There have been reports of stuff stolen from rental cars.

There is a post here somewhere with details on getting around STM..just use the search feature for taxi and st maartin or click on our name and look though past posts...perhaps 4 moths ago maybe?

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