Is it customary to tip the taxi drivers in the Bahamas?

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#1
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Is it customary to tip the taxi drivers in the Bahamas?
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#2
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Originally posted by tbmrt
Is it customary to tip the taxi drivers in the Bahamas?
Yes, it is. Some tip just a dollar .. and others 15% of the fare.
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Originally posted by scubagirrl
Yes, it is. Some tip just a dollar .. and others 15% of the fare.
Agreed. And don't forget. Taxi drivers are the same the world over. They NEVER have any change for big bills.
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#4
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Yep. If you try to pay for your fare with a $20, they will get a nice tip. We usually tip a dollar per person. The drivers will remind you that they expect a tip.
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Originally posted by jlocole
Is a tip necessary when they charge per person to take you to Atlantis?

I've heard it is a five minute drive and $4.00 a head.
Yes, I would still tip..