Growing Urge

Every year by mid- or end-February there is this growing urge for Spring to come – I want decent temps (read: well-above 0°C) and dry weather. Not – like today, again! – wonderful sunshine inviting me for a bike ride but not strong enough to produce...

Hard Decision

Only one more month until VELO Berlin will open their gates again. And actually, the gates have been opened just enough to sneak a preview of the 20 runners up for the VELOBerlin Film Award 2013. It’s a rather … well … ecclectic selection, mixing...

Doing it the Dutch way

Was in Utrecht, Holland, today – and have to say: I was flabbergasted. Speechless. Couldn’t believe my eyes. Yes, sure, we all know about the stereotypic Dutch person of just any age going just anywhere by comfortably upright positioned Holland bike....