Electric Scooters in Spain:  A Pedestrian Fiasco or Wave of the Future?

Electric Scooters in Spain: A Pedestrian Fiasco or Wave of the Future? »

20 May, 2019
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On a sunny day in Madrid, I pick up a Lime electric scooter near the Tirso de Molina Metro stop in the vibrant La Latina neighborhood. The thrill of riding through the streets, jetting past pedestrians and cars alike, is exhilarating. In cities like Madrid where pollution is one of the worst in Europe (a 3% annual mortality rate), electric scooters should be welcomed whole-heartedly as a green solution.

THE GRAN VIA AND THE MADRID CENTRAL ¡QUE GUAY!

THE GRAN VIA AND THE MADRID CENTRAL ¡QUE GUAY! »

1 Dec, 2018
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The Madrid Central, the Central Area of Low Emissions will ultimately phase out pollutant traffic from the central district of the city where 72% of movements  are owing to internal combustion cars. Imagine a place without them. Paradise recouped!

A SECOND OPINION: CAN SALMON SURVIVE MANKIND?

A SECOND OPINION: CAN SALMON SURVIVE MANKIND? »

14 Aug, 2018
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Salmon, as a species, is a bell-weather breed of fish, and as the Salmon goes, so go the finer things of life!

GRAN VIA, ASPHALT JUNGLE NO MORE

GRAN VIA, ASPHALT JUNGLE NO MORE »

15 Apr, 2018
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Madrid’s major artery, the capital's nerve center bursting at the seams with trendy stores, restaurants, theaters, and hotels will no longer be at risk of converting into inhuman environment. Work is earnestly underway to morph it into what will almost amount to a woodland: 248 robust new trees!

A Second Opinion: In the U.S.A, The West fights back at The East!

A Second Opinion: In the U.S.A, The West fights back at The East! »

29 Mar, 2017
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It's Spring. Would someone please send a bouquet of dandelions to the White House de mi parte?

CAR FREE DAY, THE MOTHER OF ALL IRONIES

CAR FREE DAY, THE MOTHER OF ALL IRONIES »

23 Sep, 2016
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Someday, Madrid will mean it when it says Car Free Day and not create monumental traffic jams, making it the mother of all ironies!

STATESIDE STORIES: World’s Most Contaminated Cities

STATESIDE STORIES: World’s Most Contaminated Cities »

25 May, 2014
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Madrid’s air quality in comparison to cities in the USA and other places.