When the first diamond frame bicycles became popular in the 1890s they were often called "wheels" - the national cycling association was called the "League of American Wheelmen." We have moved from "wheels" to "bikes," but the bicycles have remained remarkably the same over more than 100 years - elegant in their efficiency and simplicity. And many of the issues that we think are new? They were around then too.
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Jefferson Memorial on Ride Home
Jefferson Memorial floating in ground level fog
One of the pleasant parts of riding rather than driving is that it is easy enough to stop and enjoy the view.