Marcin Hyła – The Krakow Post http://www.krakowpost.com Sun, 20 Jan 2019 23:41:13 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.0.3 On Two Wheels: New Long Distance Cycle Tracks in Małopolska http://www.krakowpost.com/8397/2014/09/on-two-wheels-new-malopolskas-cycle-tracks http://www.krakowpost.com/8397/2014/09/on-two-wheels-new-malopolskas-cycle-tracks#respond Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:30:18 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=8397 Poland has never been a magnet for cyclists – perhaps with the exception of the Germans, those cycling nomads longing

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On Two Wheels: Victory for Cyclists! http://www.krakowpost.com/8217/2014/06/on-two-wheels-victory-for-cyclists http://www.krakowpost.com/8217/2014/06/on-two-wheels-victory-for-cyclists#comments Thu, 26 Jun 2014 13:36:05 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=8217 Last month, I was pretty anxious about the local referendum, which included a question about the desirability of more cycle

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On Two Wheels: The Bike Hire Soap Opera http://www.krakowpost.com/8061/2014/05/on-two-wheels-the-bike-hire-soap-opera http://www.krakowpost.com/8061/2014/05/on-two-wheels-the-bike-hire-soap-opera#respond Fri, 23 May 2014 10:28:59 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=8061 Krakow was the first city in Poland to operate a bike hire scheme, even before London or New York for

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On Two Wheels: Do It Yourself Sanctions Against Putin http://www.krakowpost.com/7965/2014/04/on-two-wheels-do-it-yourself-sanctions-against-putin http://www.krakowpost.com/7965/2014/04/on-two-wheels-do-it-yourself-sanctions-against-putin#respond Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:20:31 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=7965 This month, I’m going to be political, ideological, partisan and agitating. The bicycle is a benign device – helpful, simple,

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On Two Wheels: Spring Cycling http://www.krakowpost.com/7889/2014/03/on-two-wheels-spring-cycling http://www.krakowpost.com/7889/2014/03/on-two-wheels-spring-cycling#comments Sat, 22 Mar 2014 13:24:00 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=7889 Perhaps I shouldn’t write about cycling in spring, lest spring never come. In January and February, I wrote detailed advice

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On Two Wheels: Winter Cycling in Krakow, Part 2 http://www.krakowpost.com/7767/2014/02/on-two-wheels-winter-cycling-in-krakow-part-2 http://www.krakowpost.com/7767/2014/02/on-two-wheels-winter-cycling-in-krakow-part-2#respond Mon, 03 Feb 2014 10:21:26 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=7767 Finally, winter has arrived. A month or two late, with no polar vortex like in the US, but with heavy

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On Two Wheels: Winter Cycling in Krakow, Part 1 http://www.krakowpost.com/7617/2014/01/on-two-wheels-winter-cycling-in-krakow-part-1 http://www.krakowpost.com/7617/2014/01/on-two-wheels-winter-cycling-in-krakow-part-1#comments Mon, 27 Jan 2014 16:38:23 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=7617 Grey and drab Christmas is over, and how is your bicycle? There has been little reason to stop cycling this winter: no snow, spring-like temperatures and new cycle facilities in Krakow, including bike boxes. However, I was reminded to write about true winter cycling…

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On Two Wheels: The Christmas Cyclist http://www.krakowpost.com/7419/2013/12/on-two-wheels-the-christmas-cyclist http://www.krakowpost.com/7419/2013/12/on-two-wheels-the-christmas-cyclist#respond Fri, 20 Dec 2013 14:01:07 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=7419 Whether it’s a birthday, or looming Christmas, you might have wondered which present will be most welcomed by a confirmed cyclist. Beware: cyclists are fragile and easily offended by incorrect cycling gifts, though they may not show it…

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On Two Wheels: Revolution in Drunk Cycling Laws http://www.krakowpost.com/7268/2013/11/on-two-wheels-revolution-in-drunk-cycling-laws http://www.krakowpost.com/7268/2013/11/on-two-wheels-revolution-in-drunk-cycling-laws#respond Wed, 13 Nov 2013 13:54:43 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=7268 Four months ago, I warned against drunk cycling in Poland, describing unbelievably harsh laws enforced here and the misfortune of a Dutch journalist who spent a night in jail for cycling after a few beers. For some, it may be very welcome news that cycling after a few glasses…

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On Two Wheels: Lost Chance for Public Bike Share http://www.krakowpost.com/7185/2013/10/on-two-wheels-lost-chance-for-public-bike-share http://www.krakowpost.com/7185/2013/10/on-two-wheels-lost-chance-for-public-bike-share#comments Thu, 24 Oct 2013 15:44:05 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=7185 It’s getting colder and wetter, darkness comes earlier and you might have already seen some frost in the mornings. Apparently, this means it’s the perfect time for Krakow to revamp and expand its public bicycle share system. In fact, Krakow was the very first Polish city to start…

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