I never thought riding a bicycle in Tokyo would become my favorite pastime.
My husband and I moved to Tokyo just four months ago, along with our two young children and dog. If you would’ve told me before we moved that I would end up riding a bike around town to fetch my groceries, run my errands, drop my child off at school and commute to language classes, I would’ve been so scared.
Sure, I enjoyed riding a bike when I was 8 years old. I spent my childhood racing around my neighborhood.
But as an adult? As an American who only used a car to get around? Surely not me.
Read the rest of the article featured on TEAM’s blog here, where you can also see photos of my bikes!