Showdown At Fehmarn

   Co-produced with sister column The Bridgehunter’s Chronicles Petition Drive to Stop the Construction of the Tunnel at Puttgarden in Full Gear; Discussion about the Fehmarn Bridge’s Future is on. BURG/ FEHMARN- For the second time in three years, I had a chance to take a trip to the German Island of Fehmarn, located between…
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Germany At 25: Cycling On Germany’s Bike Trails

Cycling. Of all the quotes that are out there (see link), there is one that sticks to mind when taking the bike out for a spin: The best ideas come from sitting on the bike, pedaling into the unknown, for hours on end.  Bicycling has become a habit to many in Germany who are searching…
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Copenhagenization: The Contagion That Could Change The Way We Think Of Bicycles

Here’s a pop quiz for you to consider before you read the column further: What is  Copenhagenization and who thought of the idea to begin with? When I first heard of the term Copenhagenization, it was during the time I was teaching the city planners English at the university and the crew at CNN and…
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