[Vienna-pm] Visiting Vienna soon!
ben at tisdall.org.uk
Sun Sep 30 10:05:09 PDT 2012
Ji Maros, yeah we can switch to Friday no problem and thanks for the
offer of bikes.
We're at: MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Franz.
On Sun, Sep 30, 2012 at 10:22 AM, Maros Kollar <maros at k-1.com> wrote:
> Hi Ben,
> i'd very much prefer friday for a joint cycle trip, and I also have a couple
> of bikes (in various degrees of decomposition) to share with you and your
> wife. Traffic can be a little intimidating - but as domm already said before
> this can be easily circumvented by choosing the right (but sometimes
> slightly longer) way.
> Where do you stay during your trip?
> 2012/9/28 Thomas Klausner <domm at cpan.org>
>> On Fri, Sep 28, 2012 at 03:29:36PM +0100, Ben Tisdall wrote:
>> > we'd be up for some cycling provided we can hire bikes and the traffic
>> > isn't too scary (Jo has quite a low threshold in this regard).
>> Depending on your size I can provide you with some (semi-crappy) bikes
>> (though I don't have any with a step-through frame). Then there is the
>> bike share programm (citybikewien.at, but the bikes are rather heavy).
>> Or Pedalpower (http://www.pedalpower.at/) (they have their shop right
>> around where I live, but the do charge some money...)
>> Of course it would depend on the weather, if it's actually nice to
>> cycle. But if the weather is ok we could either do a tour around the
>> city (there cycle paths, but there is also traffic, but we choose
>> low-car-routes), or around the Prater / Danube (through lots of greenery
>> and no cars)
>> > We
>> > wouldn't object if there was some food and drink in the mix either!
>> Who would? :-)
>> > Shall we say Thursday at any rate?
>> ok, so we could cycle a bit in the afternoon and then go for dinner?
>> (15:00-18:00 cycling, then food, or so?)
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