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A blog about Amsterdam bicycling class.

Dreaming of sleep!

Flying has always been a leap of faith for me. Regardless of how far or how long, it always crosses my mind how much has to go right to achieve lift. However after that moment of hesitation, I remember why … Continue reading

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Leg 1

So I’m sitting in the Rogue Brewery place at the Portland Airport. Somehow I tend to end up here. Last time, I flew out later so I had a beer. This time I had breakfast. So just to re-cap: Flight … Continue reading

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Cardboard Bike Helmet Better than Plastic?

I saw this article on Gizmodo and took the link from Wired. I don’t really think about my helmet too much. I probably use it 90% of the time. I don’t personally dislike wearing my helmet, but it is a … Continue reading

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Musings: The real cost of transporation?

So I read to Andrew Sullivan’s column on the Daily Beast and one of the many subjects that came up was how much commuting sucked away your soul.Which in reality it does suck to sit in traffic. Based on that … Continue reading

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Assignment: Observation

For the first assignment, we were asked to look at an intersection and observe the interactions within that space. The goal was to watch for 1-2 hours and record the numbers of bicyclists traveling though or turning at the intersection. … Continue reading

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Flight Details!

So I made the jump and bought tickets. My schedule involves me flying to London Heathrow to spend some time in the UK before I go to Amsterdam. Flight Info: Wednesday June 15 — Leaving: Portland 6:35 AM; Arriving: New … Continue reading

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First Post

So this is my blog for my bicycling class in Amsterdam. I highly doubt that many people will read this blog and I’m perfectly fine about it. I guess it is more of a place to store pictures and journal … Continue reading

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