Need to get on the road with two wheels?
With the current restrictions on buses and trains, more and more people are either learning how to ride or are covering long distances on their bikes for the first time. It's a dependable mode of transportation, a great workout, and lets
An almost 1000km journey
After losing his job in Metro Manila, 19-year-old Peter Roncales decided to bike from Parañaque City all the way to his home in the municipality of Oras in Eastern Samar.This was an almost 1,000km journey, according to
Just a heads up
Earlier today, news broke out that Facebook did some cleaning up on its platforms, removing a bunch of shady accounts in the process. Uh, Mark? We think you may have missed one.Several readers have reached out to us about a fake
They were a common sight in the city once upon a time
Commuters in Metro Manila have a lot of hopes and dreams for our current transport system (especially seeing as it leaves a lot to be desired, but that's a whole other story). And one ultimate fantasy a few might share would
Pushing for the advantages of bike commutes
Today, September 22, is World Car Free Day, and several cycling advocates took to the roads on a #SabaySaBike campaign to encourage people to walk or take a bike to work.Spin.ph lensman Jerome Ascano captured these two-wheeled warriors in
Owners are reminded to register their vehicles
All users of electric scooters, trikes, and kick scooters, here's a heads-up: The Land Transportation Office (LTO) has issued a fresh warning that these forms of alternative mobility are not to be operated on main thoroughfares, as doing so constitutes
And we’re suddenly craving Big Macs
Yes, this is an official McDonald's delivery box. It's currently being sold online by the Golden Arches in China, and while we can't think of any logical reason to own it, we kind of want one for ourselves.The
He is an advocate of safe biking
Ger Victor is an advocate of helmet use whether you are biking to work, going on a long ride, or just buying at a nearby sari-sari store.The popular cycling content creator, who recently breached the 100,000-subscriber mark on
Postcards from the outside world
We don't know if we're just missing the outside world, but these random street signs take us back to the time when we could freely head outdoors and take a walk around the neighborhood. Sometimes, we'd stumble upon gems
Engineering, construction to be conducted by Megawide, Korean partners
The contract for the Malolos-Clark Railway Project (MCRP) Package 1 has been awarded to a joint venture between Megawide Construction Corporation and two Korean companies, Hyundai Engineering & Construction (Hyundai E&C) and Dong-ah Geological Engineering.Megawide said the notification of
Do you agree with this?
Something tells us electric kick scooter owners aren't going to be happy about this.Iligan representative Frederick Siao, the author of the Philippine Responsible Driving and Accountability Act, is now pushing to make Land Transportation Office (LTO) permits a requirement for
Here’s a list of all affected slots as well as alternate routes available
It's clear that the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is keen on improving its EDSA Busway system even further. And as the weeks pass, the agency continues to make changes along the thoroughfare in order to achieve just that.After putting
Road signs are supposed to be useful and practical
Road signs are supposed to be useful and practical-they're there to provide information to help guide motorists and commuters on their journey. But sometimes, you get the odd road sign that'll just make you scratch your head and go, "
The DOTr will “strictly enforce” the policy
The required distance between passengers in all forms of public transport shall remain at one meter, Presidential spokeperson Harry Roque confirmed on today, September 19."Nag-desisyon na po ang Presidente kahapon (September 18). Ang desisyon po ng Presidente, mananatili po ang
It will take just five minutes to answer
With public transport subject to quarantine rules, many have turned to biking to get around. In order to address cyclists' concerns, the country's transportation department is holding a survey in preparation for the bicycle-lane networks in metropolitan areas.The survey
Their licenses will be confiscated
Drivers of public utility vehicles who violate social-distancing measures in their vehicles will have their licenses confiscated, the chief of the country's security force on COVID-19 said today, September 18."The point is, if ever there is violation na
Do you pass here often?
Have you noticed a buildup of traffic along some parts of the Manila-Cavite Expressway (CAVITEX) since Metro Manila shifted back to general community quarantine? If your answer is yes, you'll be happy to know expressway management is making changes to
A lap around the new Greenhills Active Playground is equivalent to one kilometer
More good news coming your way to start the day: the Greenhills Active Playground in San Juan City has officially opened. This area is located around the Greenhills Shopping Center, and it features dedicated lanes for bicycles and joggers. The best part?
Through this scheme, the government will subsidize PUV operators and drivers
More details about the government's upcoming 'net service contracting scheme' under the Bayanihan to Recover as One Act (Bayanihan II) have surfaced, and it appears that things will soon start to look up for our country's mass transport system.The
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