Tag Archives: transportation

Which Side Are You On

I recently spent three weeks in New Zealand driving on the “wrong” side of the road. Needless to say, it was sometimes a challenge, especially in cities like Wellington and Auckland. As the map above shows, in most countries, people … Continue reading

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Travel Buzz

It won’t be available for sale for two years, but I’m already psyched about Volkswagen’s modernized electric microbus van. After spending much of a summer living in a VW ¬†just like the red one pictured above, I’m a little nostalgic … Continue reading

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No More Boring Rides

The Moscow Metro now is offering riders access to a virtual library of hundreds of classic novels. The free downloads are accessible via QR codes from station platforms¬†without prior registration. The entire library is also available on buses and trams … Continue reading

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