Team shortlist01 May 2017 AT 10:26 AM

VIDEO: London cab driver surprises passengers with trip to Dubai

These people were having a bad day until this man changed everything
Team shortlist01 May 2017 AT 10:26 AM

Sometimes it's just not your day. You miss the train. Don't get the job you went for. Or you've been working from dawn until dusk. Whatever it is everything just seems to be going wrong.

A London cab driver had his taxi fitted with hidden cameras to surprise people who were having a bad day with a trip to Dubai. He explains: "We're gonna take the taxi out and I'm going to be picking up people, passengers of London. If the passengers I pick up are having a really back time, then I've got a few surprises that I'm going to give them."

People get in his cab and explain that they're having a bit of a rubbish day. "I was supposed to have a job interview. Got there late because of the train. Missed the slot and that was it," one man says.

At the end of the trip the driver tells them that he's giving them an all-expenses paid trip to Dubai courtesy of Atlantis The Palm Dubai. 

Of course, it's a marketing campaign for the hotel, but it still hit us in the feels.

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