All about cycling in the Netherlands

Cycle highways: Swedish plans vs. Dutch reality

A month ago the internet was buzzing with good news: a 20 kilometer (12.5 miles) four lane cycle superhighway in Sweden would connect the cities of Malmö and Lund. It … Continue reading

27 February 2012 · 7 Comments

Carnival of cyclists

The city of ‘s-Hertogenbosch (a.k.a. Den Bosch) is very well known in the Netherlands for its celebrations of Carnival. During Carnival the city is known under yet a third name: … Continue reading

20 February 2012 · 1 Comment

Cycling in the snow, ’s-Hertogenbosch

Winter 2011/2012 was really mild in the Netherlands up until Friday afternoon on the 3rd of February 2012 when finally the first snow came to the country. Of course, it … Continue reading

11 February 2012 · Leave a comment

Bicycle route in the snow, ’s-Hertogenbosch

This main cycle route from the north of the city of ‘s-Hertogenbosch (aka Den Bosch) to the centre in the south is completely cleared of snow and ice during winter. … Continue reading

8 February 2012 · Leave a comment