All about cycling in the Netherlands

What does red asphalt look like after many years of use?

billet en français One thing that keeps impressing people is the state (and colour) of the surfaces of the cycleways in the Netherlands. The bright red colour of fresh cycleway … Continue reading

3 June 2020 · 9 Comments

Testing road surfaces in Vught

The Vught chapter of the Cyclists’ Union* organised a 20 kilometre cycle tour through the town of Vught to test and rate the quality of road surfaces of the (cycling) … Continue reading

25 July 2013 · 2 Comments

Drainage in the Netherlands

Some people notice things in my videos that even I don’t, or they ask questions about stuff I had never really given much thought before. The Dutch drainage system is … Continue reading

6 June 2013 · 18 Comments

Rolling out a red carpet for cyclists

The red of the cycle paths and lanes in the Netherlands is really standing out. It makes clear where the realm of the motorists stops and that of cyclists starts. … Continue reading

2 June 2011 · 6 Comments