They call them Boris’ Bikes named so for the Mayor of London who began the program, Boris Johnson. They now pepper the London City Scape and appeared right out front of our hotel in Kensington. I considered a morning ride – even debated with CF doing so in Paris. It is a fantastic notion and would certainly make traversing the sprawling cities faster and equally engaging as a “stroll” (there’s that word again). But – I have to confess to being a big chicken in this respect. My friend, Nada, swears by them when she is in Paris and I believe my comfort level would be infinitely better in Paris… I know the ins and outs of the city. London still is a collection of places where the mystery is in how they connect. With each trip, though, I get better. Nonetheless, it was tempting….