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Nikki versus the Bike

Just like riding a bike. Once you know how to do something, you’ll know how to do it forever. Easy peasy.

But you know what’s not “just like riding a bike”? 1,886 more words

Outdoor Adventure Saturday

More Bikeshare Stations Installed in Alexandria | News Release | City of Alexandria

Four new Bikeshare stations were installed in June 2016:

  • Commonwealth Avenue at Oak Street
  • Potomac Avenue at Mainline Boulevard (Station 650)
  • North Radford Street at Osage Street…
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Blessing of Bicycles

I don’t often write about my weekend bike rides, but this ride was different.  And definitely worth writing about.  My favorite youngest daughter was supposed to have a softball double-header this morning, but the condition of the fields remained so wet from all the rain during the past week that the games were cancelled.  393 more words


Weekend In: Washington DC, Part 2

In my previous post, I talked a bit about determining travel and accommodations when planning a trip. For nearly every trip, travel and accommodations will be the most expensive part of your location. 405 more words


Do You Believe in Unicorns? #BikeInBloom

In 2014, Capital Bikeshare welcomed a solitary pink bicycle into its fleet, the BikeInBloom. This bicycle, the only one of its kind, is released into the wild for just shy of a month each year, as part of the city’s cherry blossom festivities. 380 more words

Commuting & Transpo

Capital Bikeshare user interaction

I observed how people use and interact with technology at a Capital Bikeshare Station in the Washington Metropolitan area. I defined two broad tasks for my observation — check out a bike and return a bike. 1,502 more words


Solbit's Guessing Game: What city is this?

Dear Nicalai,

Hi. Wanna play a guessing game? I’ll show you four photos with a sense of place – all in the same city.  Maybe you can tell me what place we’re in; what’s the name of this city?  657 more words