Sunday, April 24, 2011

Why I like Riding on Holidays

Why I like riding on holidays-I get to explore places that I wouldn't normally, like the mall.



7 comments:

  1. I had the exact same experience today. Not the mall, but out riding without hardly anyone around. The lack of traffic was very nice.

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  2. Best time to visit the mall.

    Is the new bike performing as expected?

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  3. Was the mall actually closed?

    Sometimes I forget that other parts of the US/world close down for Easter. Portland is so secular, even the library is open on Easter Sunday. It was the polar opposite to Winnipeg when I visited years ago. The grocery stores were closed on Good Friday!

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  4. Mark-I like that ghost town feel to holiday rides. Christmas morning and New Years day are the best.

    Pondero-So far everything is working well.

    Adventure-Yes sir, we still enjoy our religious holidays down here.

    Gunnar-Thanks. It turned out much nicer than I thought it would.

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  5. I guess I got a little jaded about malls. The Northeast Mall was on my v1 commute and there was rarely anyone about when I passed by on my way to work around 7AM. Occasionally, I'd see a street sweeper running about but that was about it. I must confess, however, that most times of year it was a bit darker than in your photos.

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