All about cycling in the Netherlands

Bicycle rush hour at Vredenburg, Utrecht

Some weeks ago I had to do a course I didn’t find useful at all. I couldn’t find a good excuse for wriggling out of it, but as it turned … Continue reading

8 May 2014 · 15 Comments

Utrecht morning rush hour

Some time ago I showed you summer cycling in Utrecht but that was in a park in the afternoon. Not exactly rush hour. So this time I would like to … Continue reading

10 October 2013 · 14 Comments

Amsterdam bicycle rush hour

Cycling in the centre of Amsterdam is not something I get to do very often, but earlier this month I jumped at the opportunity. I cycled to and from a … Continue reading

28 March 2013 · 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

Bicycle rush hour in the dark, ’s-Hertogenbosch (Netherlands)

Evening rush hour in ‘s-Hertogenbosch (a.k.a. Den Bosch) in the Netherlands. During the winter months rush hour takes place in the dark. This day it also snowed so the road … Continue reading

4 December 2010 · Leave a comment

Bicycle Rush Hour Utrecht (Netherlands)

A sunny June morning at 8 o’clock on a busy bicycle street in the center of Utrecht (Netherlands). The camera captured 20 minutes of people passing; hundreds of them and … Continue reading

4 June 2010 · Leave a comment

Evening Bicycle Rush Hour Utrecht

Evening rush hour in the 4th largest city in the Netherlands. Streets look like this when 33% of ALL trips are made by bicycle. This is an ordinary Thursday evening … Continue reading

29 April 2010 · Leave a comment

Busy Bicycle Rush Hour Utrecht (Netherlands)

Morning rush hour in the 4th largest city in the Netherlands. Streets look like this when 33% of ALL trips are made by bicycle! This is an ordinary Wednesday morning … Continue reading

28 April 2010 · Leave a comment

Bicycle Rush Hour Snow – Utrecht, Netherlands

The first snow of the winter of 2009/2010 and the Netherlands came to a grinding halt. Motorised traffic and the trains that is, not the cyclists. They kept on going … Continue reading

17 December 2009 · 2 Comments

Bicycle Rush Hour Den Bosch, Netherlands I

The Netherlands has an elaborate system of cycle infrastructure. But sometimes the Dutch feel that for some places that is not neccessary at all. At places like that traffic regulates … Continue reading

10 September 2009 · Leave a comment

Bicycle Rush Hour ’s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands II

Just an ordinary Tuesday afternoon in an ordinary Dutch provincial city ‘s-Hertogenbosch (aka Den Bosch). This is the main route from the city’s Central Railway Station to the suburbs. It … Continue reading

31 March 2009 · Leave a comment