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 […]

The devils made them do it…

The devils made them do it… Tribulus terrestris (Devil’s thorn, or Dubbeltjie) has a lot to answer for – among them, putting cyclists off the City of Cape Town’s new, segregated bicycle lanes (the West Coast MyCiti route toward Milnerton). But it’s also responsible for the appearance of real, practical cycling-citizen action… Rodney Beck is […]