Pics: MyCiTi bus: we test drive the promise that bikes are welcome on-board…

Friday 13 May 2011… The last day of MyCiTi’s test week, and a good day to see whether bicycles really are welcome on board (before the full-service starts on Monday 16 May…). This week the buses have been running hourly, Central Cape Town to Table View, off-peak, and they’ve been full almost every trip. So […]

Cape Town: the transformation of Shortmarket Street is almost complete…

The transformation of  the bicycle lanes (cycle paths)  and other NMT (walking and cycling) infrastructure in Shortmarket Street, from Long St to Bree St, is almost complete… In Cape Town’s central city, Shortmarket St between Adderley and Burg streets was pedestrianised when St George’s Mall was constructed. Greenmarket Square was recently upgraded, extending the exclusive […]