All about cycling in the Netherlands

Home-side bicycle parking

“Where do people in the Netherlands park their bicycles at home?” asked one of the participants of the congress in Barcelona* that I visited last week. My answer was visually … Continue reading

31 October 2017 · 3 Comments

Amsterdam commute by bicycle

A friend of mine lives in the Amsterdam neighbourhood “De Pijp” and works outside Amsterdam. Like many people who live in the centre of Dutch cities he doesn’t own a … Continue reading

29 May 2015 · 18 Comments

Parking your bike at home

billet en français Convenience is one of the main reasons for the Dutch to cycle as much as they do. They take their bike to go shopping because it is … Continue reading

11 July 2013 · 15 Comments

Cycling and chosing a place to live

A healthy cycling climate is not only about safe and protected cycling infrastructure. That there is much more to it sometimes becomes unexpectedly clear. In a newspaper article about moving … Continue reading

22 September 2011 · 1 Comment