Bike it around the best eats in Portland :: the cycle-friendly city

Portland is known for many things: microbreweries, coffee, street and vegan food – and of course its weirdness. There is another angle to the City of Roses though: green commuting. In 2012, Travel + Leisure magazine rated Portland as the #1 most pedestrian and transit-friendly city in the United States. Portland offers buses, light rail (aka MAX), streetcars, aerial tram – and lots of cycling options: […]

Seattle in Summer

Title picture: Leaving Seattle on a ferry to Bainbridge Island by jc.winkler / CC BY 2.0. With temperatures above 70 and the sun peaking out again from behind the clouds, this is an ideal time to explore Seattle, no matter if you’re visiting or have been living here your whole […]