RETREET BLOG

RETREET is a kaleidoscopic group of bicycle and tree enthusiasts with strong backs, sharp minds, and big hearts who volunteer to replant communities whose trees have been lost to natural disaster.


 
SUNDAY SHOW & TELL
vol.33

Ever wonder how the Dutch got such amazing cycling infrastructure? The short film below will answer all of your questions and perhaps provide a vision for the future of you city.

Though he has been mentioned before, we wanted to share a short film about Jadav Payeng, the Forest Man of India, who spent decades planting a 1,360 acre forest in the wake of a flood that is now home to tigers, rhinoceros, and apes. What an inspirational tale.

Lastly, take a few tips from a seasoned bicycle thief about how to protect your ride.

Happy Sunday!

HOW THE DUTCH GOT THEIR CYCLE PATHS (SHORT FILM)

HOW THE DUTCH GOT THEIR CYCLE PATHS (SHORT FILM)

THE FOREST MAN OF INDIA (SHORT FILM)

THE FOREST MAN OF INDIA (SHORT FILM)

TIPS FROM A BIKE THIEF (ARTICLE)

TIPS FROM A BIKE THIEF (ARTICLE)