Spring is in the air, and Bixi rolls the streets of Montréal:
Sorry internets! This past month has been crazy between sickness and traveling. I’ve spent too much time IRL. Here’s a fun smattering of bike links for Feb. and March.
International bike headlines from the past two weeks:
Ok, after four months in France, it’s time to take stock of what I know about Vélib’, bikesharing, and the bicycle scene in Paris.
Now that Christmas vacation 2012 is behind me, it’s time to start wishing farewell to all of these tabs cluttering up my browser! Here’s a not-so-comprehensive, rapid-fire take on the urbanist happenings that piqued my interest in 2012:
Ten days ago I had worked up such a fury. Oh, I really had, and last night on my way to my friend’s dinner party, I was so moved again by the same Vélib’-parking rage to add bits to bytes and rail against the obvious, inconvenient weaknesses of the Parisian bikesharing system.
Today was my first ride on the Vélib’ since arriving in September! And what a great day to take it out for a spin. A few observations worth sharing:
Mon Petit Tour de Paris, a gallery on Flickr. Photos reminiscent of my first Vélib’ ride in 2012.