Spokes(Wo)Man

Scared of traffic ? No bike infrastructure ? Too Far ? Helmet hair ?

 

Fuck it, ride anyway

Cycle tracks will abound in Utopia

Ah, H G Wells. You may have heard of him ? He said some bigly good things, didn't he?

For ages now I have been meaning to post this glorious series Hanoi Vendors from above. Photographed by self-taught Loes Heerink from the Netherlands, she spent days on bridges to capture the diversity in colours and the beauty of street vendors on their bikes in Hanoi. “The street vendors in Hanoi are often female migrants that spend most of their days trying to make profits on selling fruit, vegetables, snacks and other small items,” she says. ”Once I started the project I felt vendors were so underrated, they get up early, have to work hard and long hours, and they make Hanoi so much more colourful than it already is.”