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 …

Flâneur

Photo: Denise Kitagawa, Lensbaby Flaneur Canmore (Some rights reserved) Flâneur = stroller (French) Also see: flaneurable, conducive to or worthwhile for walking, particularly in the curious, observant, and detached manner of the flaneur WikipediaFlâneur Planeta.com

Stroll ‘N’ Roll 2017

The best things in life are free, family-friendly and generally include bicycles. Such is the case for the Henderson, Nevada which hosts its annual Stroll-N-Roll Saturday, November 18. The 4-hour annual event is a spin so the speak on the Ciclovia phenomenon sweeping the globe. Originally founded in Bogota, Colombia, ciclovias are scheduled events when roads are closed to motorized traffic, allowing the …