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"A Cabbie Abroad" on BBC Knowledge

Photo Credit: BBC Knowledge

Photo Credit: BBC Knowledge

London cabbie Mason McQueen takes on the challenge to drive a taxi in three very different cities around the world.

London black cab driver Mason McQueen – known from acclaimed documentary series The Toughest Place to Be – spends time living and working with local taxi drivers to experience their lives and find out about the wider issues facing their countries and communities.

A Cabbie Abroad sees him drive a cab in three very different cities. Over the next fortnight, he’ll head to tropical Fiji and frozen Canada but McQueen’s adventure began in Phnom Penh, where he gets to grips with a rickety tuk tuk on the terrifyingly chaotic streets of the Cambodian capita