Bogota, Colombia closes over 80 miles of their major roads every Sunday for bicycling, walking. Why can't we?
Ciclovia in Bogotá Colombia has turned this dream into reality for the past 25 years with over 80 miles of city roads opened for all people to use. In a city of 7 million and at an altitude of 10,000 feet, nearly a million people participate every single week. The camaraderie of riding and walking with thousands of others, the cleaner air, peace, quiet and human energy has to be experienced to be fully appreciated. Folks look forward to each Sunday as a time to get out to exercise and spend quality time with family and