New York, New York

RWM Blog #3   ‘New York, New York!’ I wrote in my diary. ‘It’s 4 am and I just rode really hard on my bike along the Hudson River.’ This is over 10 years ago. But I still remember the feeling of freedom when I got my Panasonic blue racing bike. The smell of the river on a hot summer night, the constant buzz and flickering lights of the city – slightly sticky from the biking and high on the Read More

Ride with me Berlin

For me, Berlin came after I came back from New York. It had never really attracted me, unlike my Amsterdam friends who studied history. They were the early adaptors. But I have a very dear friend called Lulu, whom I met in San Francisco in 1999! And after an ended relationship, in 2006, I felt like I needed to get out and go some place new. And so I decided to visit Lulu in Berlin for a weekend. It was Winter, Read More