We used to take taxis in the past because owning a car was not as popular as it is today. Today, almost everyone owns a car, but we still rent taxis. However, more and more often we decide on a premium taxi, i.e. we want an elegant limousine with a driver to take us to a given place. This is because we have such a choice, and ordering a limousine is not as expensive as we think.
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