More people promoting daily walking is a bonus to all. With more walkers our cities and villages become more attractive and healthier places. Our health improves when walking is an easy choice. "Walking for Me, You and Millions More' is a homage to daily walking and walkability. But this story of expert Derk van der Laan also presents a wake-up call.
Time and space for walking are scarce, and getting more so. Because of the rise of the internet people are less encouraged to walk. And, we have comfortable chairs and many wheels at our service. The walker is threatened by overwhelming traffic like cars and fast bikes.
All over the globe, friends, neighbors or collegues are inspiring people to go on foot. Walking is the healthiest activity for body, mind and soul. Helps to reduce costs or to make money. The book is illustrated by cartoonist Len Munnik. It shows in different countries succesful examples of Dutch, Americans, Indians and others.
Van der Laan presents five tracks for a 'happy ending'. A wake-up call for more awareness that reaches out to citizens groups, consumer organizations and governments.
Interested in health, physical activity and the world around you? As an individual, as a group or a professional? Then this e-book is a must. A portion of the revenues will go to the website with tips & tools www.healthydailywalking.com