Bikes

Photo: Ron Mader, DTLV Bikes (Some rights reserved) In the big picture, biking and cycling are the unsung twin powerhouses of responsible, sustainable, eco and fair and conscious travel. What are the good cycling experiences? How are locals benefiting from bike tours? What events are worth attending or paying attention? Celebrations: June 3 is World …

Ciclovía

Photo: Nan Palmero, Mexico City (Some rights reserved) Ciclovía = Cycle way Ciclovía events temporarily close streets to automobile traffic, so that people may use them for biking, walking, playing, and socializing Also see: Open Streetsopenstreetsproject.orgatlantastreetsalive.com/openstreetsnyc.govchicago.goveugene-or.govbikesiliconvalley.orgopenstreetspgh.org – @openstreetspgh Alsostreetfilms.org – @Streetfilmsstreetsblog.org – @StreetsblogUSA Questions = Preguntas How do ciclovía organizers inform and engage participants? = ¿Cómo …

Ghost Bike

Lingo Cards Ghost Bike = Bicycle roadside memorial, placed where a cyclist has been killed or severely injured, usually by a motor vehicle Las Vegashttps://www.facebook.com/ghostbikeslvhttps://www.reviewjournal.com/local/henderson/henderson-ghost-bike-ride-ceremony-honor-fallen-bicyclisthttps://www.reviewjournal.com/local/summerlin/ghost-bike-placed-in-summerlin-to-memorialize-fallen-cyclist Headlinesthe-troubling-rise-of-the-ghost-bike Elsewhere on the Webghostbikes.org Embedded Tweets Photos Planeta.com

Si más bicicletas = Yes more bicycles

Si Más Bicicletas! Yes More Bicycles! Oui plus de vélos! Inspiration Kudos to Colibri winner Pedro Martinez for setting up Si mas Bicicletas (Yes more bicycles!) as groups on Flickr and Facebook group. Request We would like to know how to translate ‘yes more bicycles’ in other languages. Planeta.com Bikes Bikes Links Bike Share in Las Vegas

Mexico City Hosts World’s Largest Bicycle Party (2017)

Mexico City hosts the sixth World Bike Forum, April 19-23. Hashtag: #fmb6; Twitter: @WorldBikeForum; Website: fmb6.net In the big picture, biking and cycling are the unsung twin powerhouses of responsible, sustainable, eco and fair and conscious … travel. In 2017 we celebrate the Sustainable Tourism for Development universe by asking readers, what are the good cycling experiences? …