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Zipcar does the trick

For the last couple of years I have been watching my neighbours’ behaviour with keen attention. The cool ones, that is, who flash phones at their cars to open them, and drive off in a metaphorical puff of smug smoke … Continue reading

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A weekend on The Thames

One of London’s greatest icons is the Underground Map. Designed in 1931 by Harry Beck, his mass of multicoloured lines will lead you horizontally, vertically or diagonally from one end of this sprawling city to the other. But it isn’t … Continue reading

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London’s Cycle Scheme

London has finally caught up with neigbouring capital cities, Paris and Dublin, and launched its own bike hire scheme, organised by Transport for London (locally known as TFL). There are four hundred docking stations around the city centre, housing six … Continue reading

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