BICYCLE DUTCH

All about cycling in the Netherlands

Monthly Archives: October, 2011

Cycling through the heath

Some weeks ago the heath was in full bloom all over the Netherlands. Not knowing it from each other David Hembrow and I decided to cycle through the heath in … Continue reading

27 October 2011 · 3 Comments

How the Dutch got their cycling infrastructure

How did the Dutch get their cycling infrastructure? This question keeps coming back because it is of course relevant to people who want what the Dutch have. Road building traditions … Continue reading

20 October 2011 · 58 Comments

Safe cycling for 8 to 80 year olds

The wide age range of people on bicycles is one of the more striking things for visitors to the Netherlands. Very young children can be seen cycling with their parents … Continue reading

13 October 2011 · 1 Comment

Berlagebrug, Amsterdam (Netherlands)

The cycle paths on Berlage bridge in Amsterdam weren’t always there. A little look into the history of this bridge.

11 October 2011 · Leave a comment

Nescio Bridge Amsterdam

The Amsterdam Nesciobrug (Nescio Bridge) features in the promotional video for the Dutch Cycling Embassy. The longest cycle bridge of the Netherlands* was completed in the summer of 2006 and … Continue reading

6 October 2011 · 3 Comments
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