BICYCLE DUTCH

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Monthly Archives: January, 2012

Cycle Route Tilburg – Oisterwijk

In my series of longer fast cycle routes in the Netherlands I take you to one of the oldest ones this time. This route from the city of Tilburg to the nearby … Continue reading

30 January 2012 · 3 Comments

What defines Dutch Cycling?

Cycling is similar all over the world… or is it? Even in utility cycling the Dutch have some cycling habits that are quite exceptional. What defines Dutch cycling? A lighthearted … Continue reading

24 January 2012 · Leave a comment

Ride from ’s-Hertogenbosch to Vughtse Heide

Bicycle ride from ‘s-Hertogenbosch aka Den Bosch to Vughtse Heide (Heath of Vught). A 15 minute ride shown 5 times as fast. We see all kinds of bike infrastructure but … Continue reading

10 January 2012 · Leave a comment

Cycle infrastructure in ’s-Hertogenbosch

A short ride in ‘s-Hertogenbosch a.k.a. Den Bosch (Netherlands) on well connected but different types of cycle infrastructure. In this short stretch you can see a cycle lane, a protected … Continue reading

7 January 2012 · 2 Comments

Minor junction with cycling infrastructure

Junction design is always location specific. Sometimes it can be exceptional depending on what type of streets meet. At this junction in ‘s-Hertogenbosch (Netherlands) two minor distributor streets come together … Continue reading

4 January 2012 · Leave a comment

Sustainable Safety

Sustainable Safety (“Duurzaam veilig” in Dutch) is the name of the Dutch approach to achieve a better road safety. This policy is lesser known than ‘strict liability‘ and underestimated. Where … Continue reading

2 January 2012 · 14 Comments
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