Review. Everyday Bicycling: How to Ride a Bike for Transportation, by Elly Blue
In June 1992, with my bicycle I boarded a jet to Germany, leaving my home, Portland, OR behind. In Portland, my bike was both transportation and recreation. It continued that way for a couple of years in Germany until pressures from work and home required me to get a car. Bicycling became an on and off recreation and fitness valve for me until this year when I left Germany and moved to the Netherlands.
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Several days ago, I saw a new sign posted as you enter town “Kerstallendorp Schimmert” . Of course not speaking Dutch, I had no clue what it meant except it had to do with Christmas. I went straight to the all knowing Google Translate and got a translation of: Christmas Village. Instantly I envision something […]
Our first accumulation of snow. I had wrongly assumed that being close to the coast (about an hour away) that if we got any snow it would like melt on impact. However we have about an inch (2-3 cm). on the ground. Enough that I had to go and break out the Bavarian snow shovel to clear the side walks and the driveway. Read More…