The 47-year-old singer imported a tuk-tuk from Thailand to his house in Ibiza and other people on the island maintain mistaking him for a professional taxi driver.
He shared: “It says taxi on it and other people cease me and go, ‘Hey mate, how a lot is it to Ibiza City?’ Then they go, ‘Oh God, it’s you!’
“Then they go, ‘Oh no, man, what occurred?’ And I just go, ‘It’s 5 euros – let’s go!'”
James – who lives in Ibiza along with his spouse Sofia Wellesley and their two sons – thinks rickshaws are completely suited to the slender streets of the island.
And the ‘You are Lovely’ hitmaker has gifted a second tuk-tuk to one in every of his two sisters.
He instructed Alan Carr’s ‘Life’s A Seaside’ podcast: “She makes use of hers on the college run.”
James served within the British military earlier than discovering fame as a pop star, and he beforehand revealed he is lived all around the globe throughout his youthful years.
He defined: “I used to be a military brat who lived on military patches – in Cyprus, Hong Kong, Germany and as far afield and unique as Yorkshire. Each two years we’d transfer with my father’s helicopter pilot’s job and I’d knock on doorways and ask, ‘Do you will have any kids of an identical age?’
“In that case, you’d make a greatest pal for 2 years; then by no means see them once more. In Cyprus my greatest pals had been Canadians. In Germany there was numerous bratwurst and chips, however in Cyprus the straightforward Greek meals was implausible – Mediterranean, scrumptious and really wholesome.”
James additionally admitted to being jealous of Italian troopers throughout his time within the navy.
He stated: “The Italian troopers I labored with had a lot better ration packs, even containing photographs of grappa.
“They’d have implausible espresso and we’d cease beside them within the armed car as they brewed it and so they’d provide us some, however wouldn’t have dreamt of attempting ours – they’d simply politely chortle.”