31 Mar '14, 9am

Car-free living in the cold... and the heat

Car-free living in the cold... and the heat

As I stated on Friday, my article on car-free living (in 6 cities for the past 10 years) generated many questions and a lot of commentary. I'm following that up with a series aimed at answering those questions and adding some extra commentary. My Friday article was on car-free living with a partner and kids , while this one is on car-free living in very cold and very hot climates. Car-free living in the cold Some commenters generalized and stated that I had lived car-free in very temperate, nice climates. Well, I think I was lucky with the climates in North Carolina, Virginia, and California. However, Wroclaw is further north than Toronto and has a colder climate than almost the entire United States (similar to Alaska), and the Netherlands wasn't particularly warm either. Plus, it was very rainy. I prefer a more temperate and dry climate, but I really don't think climate i...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/public-transportation/car-free-...

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