Monday, July 9, 2012

All is going according to plan.

Now that the combination locks have been introduced, I have been under less pressure to cycle back to the house to make meeting with the CouchSurfer who has requested the bike. The system is becoming a bit more streamlined from a logistical point of view.
Zum Beispiel: Take today, three bike collections but a very personally a busy day. Previously, this would have caused:
a) me ; stress, to be back in time for every pick up
b) me ; more stress, as I waited for people to show up - ongoing problem of punctuality in these pick-ups
c) possibly fewer bikesurfed days; if I was unable to co-ordinate a mutually suitable time for pick-up
d) the Couchsurfer ; inconvenience having to show up at a certain time

HOWEVER...
Did not have to be here for any pick-ups, just let them know where the bikes would be, the combination on the locks and what the bikes looked like and BINGO! all collected when I returned home this evening.

Also got the promise of two more bikes joining the system in the coming weeks.... always helps when I get this type of tangible encouragement :-)

Bikes4ever

2 comments:

  1. Was fuer ein Zufall ich habe das selbe Webdesign:-)

    Und die Idee ist auch sehr cool und gastfreundlich.

    Hoffe einmal mit eins deinem Fahrraeder durch Berlin zu fahren wenn ich das naechste mal hinkomme.

    Schoene Gruesse aus Baku

    Anar*

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    1. Danke schoen fuer deine schoene Kommentar!

      Du kannst ein BikeSurf Formular ausfullen wenn du unser tolles Fahrrad ausliehen moechtest! Ganz einfach :-)

      Ciao, BSB

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