All about cycling in the Netherlands

Going for a swim

Sports and I are not a great match, to put it very mildly. And it has been like that all my life. To give but one small example: I was … Continue reading

18 April 2013 · 17 Comments

Dutch service streets and cycling

In Dutch road design a street can either be a through street or a street with so-called “end destinations” (homes, businesses) but not both. This way of thinking about mono-purpuse … Continue reading

21 May 2012 · 17 Comments

From cycle path to cycle route

As part of an elaborate cycle plan the city of ‘s-Hertogenbosch is currently updating its cycling infrastructure. The city wants to raise the modal share of cycling from 33% to 44% … Continue reading

14 July 2011 · 3 Comments