All about cycling in the Netherlands

Judge + bicycle = Culture Shock

A tiny article can tell tales. In the Indian Express (Sunday edition for Pune*) tucked away on page 7, the following appeared recently: So what will the perplexed honorable judge … Continue reading

25 June 2012 · 19 Comments

Utrecht removes illegaly parked bicycles

Parking restrictions for bicycles are not to be taken lightly in the Netherlands. Utrecht has recently removed hundreds of bicycles just from the station area alone. And that is done … Continue reading

21 June 2012 · 10 Comments

Recreational cycle rush hour

The second day of Pentecost a.k.a. Whit Monday is a holiday in the Netherlands. This year it was beautiful cycle weather! So I placed my camera on a tripod next … Continue reading

18 June 2012 · 11 Comments

The big detour – Utrecht

When a viaduct that sees 22,000 cyclists a day has to be replaced by a bridge you have a big task to make a detour for all these people cycling. … Continue reading

11 June 2012 · 10 Comments

Road signs for cycling in the Netherlands

You are more than welcome to visit the Netherlands this summer for cycling. Many foreign visitors have done the same before you. For one or two each year the journey … Continue reading

4 June 2012 · 20 Comments