Tag Archives: Portland

My other home town


My mum and my sister live in Portland, Oregon.  Actually my sister lives in Beaverton and my mum lives in Helvetia, but close enough.  I lived in Portland briefly after college and I have to say I prefer Seattle to … Continue reading

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In this weather?


Seattle seems like a city singularly ill-suited to support a large bicycling community.  First, it generally rains here, every day, from about early October until about May 1st.  May is very nice, but in June it starts raining again until … Continue reading

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