Category Archives: Urban

Boundary Bay to Mud Bay: Cycling Along the Dike

Delta has crowned itself the “sunniest place in Metro Vancouver”, and it sure was sunny there on Sunday. It’s been a cool, gray and rainy spring in Vancouver, so we’ve been trying to soak up every last drop of sun … Continue reading

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Vancouver-New Westminster Loop: Central Valley Greenway and BC Parkway

I’ve heard some people complain about the lack of off street bike routes in Vancouver. But there are two excellent off street bike routes: the Central Valley Greenway and the BC Parkway (AKA the 7-11 trail). We decided to connect … Continue reading

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Bike Adventures in the City: Velopalooza, Car Free Day & More

This year we are suffering from a cloudy and gray June, people call it Junuary. So last weekend as the forecast was calling for rain on Saturday and showers on Sunday, we decided to stay in the city. It wasn’t … Continue reading

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Boundary Bay: Maya’s First Ride in Two Months

There is a neat gravel trail that follows a dyke in Delta, along Boundary Bay. We chose this trail as Maya’s first ride since her accident. Not being able to ride her bike, was one of the most annoying results … Continue reading

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Four Tacos and a Wedding: San Diego Moments

On April 1st Gili’s cousin Daniella was getting married in San Diego. Gili’s dad, Dave, came from Israel especially for the wedding, and invited us to join him for the weekend. At first I didn’t think I would go. It … Continue reading

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Urban Exploration in Seattle

As outdoor activities like skiing and cycling are out of reach for me while I am recovering from the broken arm injury, we decided to head down to Seattle for the weekend, for some urban exploration. On Friday I had … Continue reading

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