Posts Tagged "cruise"

Getting people on bikes, part II: bike shops

Continuing on with this cross-cultural exchange: I recently bought a new bike myself, a Trek touring cycle, and the experience was pretty unpleasant in all the predictable ways. It's impossible for non-obsessives to sort through all the options, and most bike shop employees really aren't interested in helping. So how does this work in Denmark, where cycling is ubiquitous? Has… read more →

Just cruisin’

It's one of the great aspirational vacations: visiting the major cities of the world while living in luxury aboard a cruise liner. These days, with satellite TV you don't even have to miss the big game. It's just a shame about the environmental issues. Cruise lines are working hard to improve their image. Advanced water purification systems and engines that… read more →