Cycling to the dentist

In the Netherlands people cycle for all kinds of every day purposes and I am no exception. So when I need to go to the dentist I get on my bike. On a wonderful winter’s day I thought it would be nice to let the camera roll while I went there, so you can virtually ride along with me. I still have my dentist in Utrecht, even though I haven’t lived there for almost 20 years. Because I also work in Utrecht I need less time off from work with my dentist in the same city. And I’ve been a … Continue reading Cycling to the dentist

Clearing the streets of snow and ice

When I mentioned the city of ’s-Hertogenbosch had forgotten to clear one new cycle route of snow in my post two weeks ago, the city quickly responded and the route was gritted right away. For the future the route is now included in the ‘to be cleared main cycle routes’. That was possible because the ‘city’ is of course a number of people working hard. One person read my post and contacted another person who is in charge of planning the actual gritting. A few days later I was contacted, and asked if I’d like to have a look at … Continue reading Clearing the streets of snow and ice