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Seven reasons to ride a bike in the Bay Area

I’m from the Netherlands, the country with more bicycles than inhabitants. This blog post about bicycling is from my Dutch point of view. Seven reasons to bike in the Bay Area The weather is almost always good There are hardly any hills There … Continue reading

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Geek Guide to Silicon Valley: Part 2

One year ago I moved into Mountain View. Six months later I started working for a start-up company and I’m still learning about the Silicon Valley atmosphere. In Part 1 I familiarized you with Silicon Valley terminology. This post is about … Continue reading

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Geek Guide to Silicon Valley: Part 1

One year ago I moved into Mountain View. Six months later I started working for a start-up company and I’m still learning about the Silicon Valley atmosphere. In a few articles I want to familiarize you with Silicon Valley. As … Continue reading

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Driving in California – Getting Started

I want to share my newcomer’s experience of driving in California. I will discuss renting a car, buying a car, car insurance, emergency road-side service and getting a Californian driver license. I don’t intend to give a complete step-by-step guide, … Continue reading

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