Photos: The world's weirdest ways to travel

World | | October 27, 2012, 4:31 pm
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A man rides his makeshift motorcycle during a bikers' festival in Logoisk (Belarus).

A man rides his makeshift motorcycle during a bikers' festival in Logoisk (Belarus).

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German bicycle designer Didi Senft presents his latest work in Storkow.

German bicycle designer Didi Senft presents his latest work in Storkow.

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Car designer Sudhakar Yadav drives a car in the shape of a snooker table in Hyderabad, India.

Car designer Sudhakar Yadav drives a car in the shape of a snooker table in Hyderabad, India.

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Hungarian Istvan Puskas stands beside his wooden chopper in Tiszaors.

Hungarian Istvan Puskas stands beside his wooden chopper in Tiszaors.

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There are people in this world who prefer to travel in their unique vehicles rather than using the common modes of transportation.

There are people in this world who prefer to travel in their unique vehicles rather than using the common modes of transportation.

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A man rides cricket bat shaped car in Hyderabad.

A man rides cricket bat shaped car in Hyderabad.

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Zhang Wuyi sits in his double-seater submarine during a test operation at an artificial pool near a shipyard in Wuhan, China.

Zhang Wuyi sits in his double-seater submarine during a test operation at an artificial pool near a shipyard in Wuhan, China.

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Lei Zhiqian rides a modified bicycle across the Hanjiang River, a tributary of the Yangtze River in Wuhan, Hubei province (China).

Lei Zhiqian rides a modified bicycle across the Hanjiang River, a tributary of the Yangtze River in Wuhan, Hubei province (China).

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A worker sprays paint on a three-wheeler car in the shape of a ladies handbag made with steel plates at a workshop in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad August 4, 2010. The handbag and shoe is part of a ladies series of creations by Indian car designer Sudhakar Yadav and the cars can run at a maximum speed of 45 kph (28 mph).

A worker sprays paint on a three-wheeler car in the shape of a ladies handbag made with steel plates at a workshop in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad August 4, 2010. The handbag and shoe is part of a ladies series of creations by Indian car designer Sudhakar Yadav and the cars can run at a maximum speed of 45 kph (28 mph).

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Farmer Wu Yulu drives his rickshaw pulled by a his self-made walking robot in Beijing, China.

Farmer Wu Yulu drives his rickshaw pulled by a his self-made walking robot in Beijing, China.

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The 3.2-meter-high and 5.5-meter-long three-seated giant bicycle, weighing over one tonne, cost Zhang Yali more than 20,000 yuan (3,156 USD).

The 3.2-meter-high and 5.5-meter-long three-seated giant bicycle, weighing over one tonne, cost Zhang Yali more than 20,000 yuan (3,156 USD).

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A worker test drives a car in the shape of a heels on a road in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad.

A worker test drives a car in the shape of a heels on a road in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad.

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Takashi Sudo, a student of Osaka Sangyo University, sits in a car powered by Panasonic's 'Oxyride' AA dry cell batteries before a Guinness World Record attempt at a vehicle test centre in Shirosato town, northeast of Tokyo, Japan.

Takashi Sudo, a student of Osaka Sangyo University, sits in a car powered by Panasonic's 'Oxyride' AA dry cell batteries before a Guinness World Record attempt at a vehicle test centre in Shirosato town, northeast of Tokyo, Japan.

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Didi Senft, a 56-year-old cycling fan better known as 'El Diablo', poses for the media before riding on his so-called 'guitar bicycle' in Storkow, some 50 km (31 miles) south of the German capital Berlin.

Didi Senft, a 56-year-old cycling fan better known as 'El Diablo', poses for the media before riding on his so-called 'guitar bicycle' in Storkow, some 50 km (31 miles) south of the German capital Berlin.

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A woman rides an unicycle at a park in Shanghai, China. The unicycle was designed several years ago by Chinese inventor Li Yongli.

A woman rides an unicycle at a park in Shanghai, China. The unicycle was designed several years ago by Chinese inventor Li Yongli.

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Ding Shilu, an automobile mechanic, carries out a test-flight for his self-made aircraft at a frozen reservoir in Shenyang, China.

Ding Shilu, an automobile mechanic, carries out a test-flight for his self-made aircraft at a frozen reservoir in Shenyang, China.

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Israeli inventor Izhar Gafni holds his cardboard bicycle in Ahituv.

Israeli inventor Izhar Gafni holds his cardboard bicycle in Ahituv.

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Li Jingchun, a farmer, looks on as his family members work on his self-made aircraft on top of his house in Xiahe village in China.

Li Jingchun, a farmer, looks on as his family members work on his self-made aircraft on top of his house in Xiahe village in China.