travelling with the transitologist: how to ride transit

Lets meet at your house and if that doesn't work out, let's try meeting at a certain skytrain station. First, I will do an introduction and I will show you how to make a travel plan on your smartphone. If you don't have google maps, we will download it together. I will also show hands on experience on riding the system.

To explore this experience together, we can...: How the announcements work on rail and bus.
-: making a travel plan and getting on the whole system.
-: gaining confidence and feeling comfortable on transit.
How many Kudoers could come at once?: 1 person at one time
This experience is:
Wheel chair accessible
Can be done with hearing impaired
Can be done with blind or visually impaired
This happens: outside
Getting here: What you need to know.
The transitologist meets you at your house, or you arrange to meet at a nearby transit stop.

Skytrain meetup: Maybe: check with me
Should I bring money: please bring loose change if you don't have a compass card.
What else should I bring: compass card, smartphone, pen and notepad.
When you book it, the Host will need to know: Please let me know on where you want to travel.
Afterwards, you could go to: Take transit independently as many times as possible.
Afterwards, you could attend: 604-953-3333. This is the number for translink.
Afterwards, you could watch: youtube.com to see full length transit videos.
Reflection Questions
How do you feel on riding the transit system?

Do you feel that you have gained some independence?

How would you plan your next trip?

Tags: transit, bus, rail, seabus, compass card, independence
Tags: transit, bus, rail, seabus, compass card, independence
Listing created 6 Sep 2016