Archive for December, 2013

San Francisco bicycle usage up 96 percent since 2006

San Francisco bicycle usage up 96 percent since 2006

San Francisco bicycle usage up 96 percent since 2006 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — More people are riding bikes to get around San Francisco. That’s according to figures released on Thursday by the city’s Municipal Transportation Agency and reported by the San Francisco Chronicle (http://bit.ly/18pTNok). The 2013 bike count shows a […]

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Hong Kong Residence: Live in a serviced apartment that offers hotel room amenities

Hong Kong Residence: Live in a serviced apartment that offers hotel room amenities

Hong Kong Residence: Live in a serviced apartment that offers hotel room amenities We all, at some point, seek comfort in the places that we stay in whilst traveling and we immediately think of luxury hotels to be the ideal haven. However residing in one can be very expensive on […]

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Infrastructure for Cycling

Infrastructure for Cycling

Infrastructure for Cycling I’ve said form decades that bike infrastructure is (in economics terms) a lagging rather than a leading indicator. In plain language, decent numbers of riders lead to infrastructure, but that in turn leads to only marginal changes. IMO- what drives urban bicycle use are external factors like […]

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Seven Things You Need to Understand about Being Poor in The USA

Seven Things You Need to Understand about Being Poor in The USA

Seven Things You Need to Understand about Being Poor in The USA By Tina Stelling As you may or may not have noticed, I disappeared briefly from the internet when I got back to the states. Why, might you ask? Well, I guess the honest answer is that I have been […]

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Thoughts About Riding On Sidewalks

Thoughts About Riding On Sidewalks

Thoughts About Riding On Sidewalks   From John S. Allen, LAB Regional Director, New York/New England: “The evidence that bicycling on sidewalks and similar facilities is more hazardous than bicycling on streets is overwhelming.” From “Adult Bicyclists in the U.S.” by Dr. William Moritz: Relative danger index 24.8 times as […]

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Why Choose a Multi Stop Flight?

Why Choose a Multi Stop Flight?

Why Choose a Multi Stop Flight?                 Increasingly, holiday goers are looking to fly to multiple destinations during their trips abroad. These multi stop flights are being offered by a growing number of airlines and travel brokers. So, what are the advantages of […]

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New Bloggers Are Wanted for Exciting World Travels

New Bloggers Are Wanted for Exciting World Travels

New Bloggers Are Wanted for Exciting World Travels We Are Always Welcoming New People To Blog on Exciting World Travels   I am constantly being asked by my clients, potential clients and customers if they should have a business blog.   My answer to that question is YES.   Anyone […]

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