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Cycling in Amsterdam through French eyes

22 January, 2019 - 23:00
A video in French, that is the not so usual treat I have for you in this week’s blog post. In March 2018, a professional film team was working in … Continue reading →
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A cycle bridge in Rijswijk

15 January, 2019 - 23:00
When I was cycling from Delft in the direction of The Hague, a few months ago, I stumbled upon a cycle bridge in Rijswijk. The stylish white bridge drew my … Continue reading →
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The Big Commute 10-year-anniversary

8 January, 2019 - 23:01
Exactly 10 years ago today, I published my very first video about cycling in the Netherlands. To be more precise it was about the combination of cycling and using the … Continue reading →
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How Dutch Cycling benefits society

1 January, 2019 - 23:00
“I intend to keep on showing you even more Dutch Cycling in 2019”, that’s what I promised in my last real post of 2018 and in this post, the first … Continue reading →
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Happy Holidays

23 December, 2018 - 23:01
Just a little video this festive week to wish you all the best for the holidays. The Dutch towns and cities look lovely this time of the year with their … Continue reading →
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A compilation of my 2018 posts and videos

17 December, 2018 - 23:01
This is the last real blog post of the year*, which traditionally is my year roundup. It is the fourth time that I made a compilation video, this time of … Continue reading →
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A winter ride

16 December, 2018 - 23:01
Snow is becoming increasingly rare in this country, because of the climate change obviously. I did show you quite a bit of snow a little over one year ago, but … Continue reading →
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How convenient is cycling in Malmö (Sweden)?

10 December, 2018 - 23:01
Malmö was named Cycling Friendly City of the Year twice before in Sweden. What does that mean on an international scale? How cycle friendly is Sweden’s third largest city from … Continue reading →
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From main road to attractive people’s space

3 December, 2018 - 23:01
Utrecht is reconstructing the streets directly around the historic city centre. These streets, alongside the former city wall and moat, were once supposed to become a four lane main road. … Continue reading →
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Is Copenhagen a City of Cyclists?

26 November, 2018 - 23:01
The City of Copenhagen wants to be the best cycling city in the world and calls itself "City of Cyclists". How justified is that from a Dutch perspective?
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The Delft bicycle parking facility revisited

19 November, 2018 - 23:01
In June 2015 I showed you the bicycle parking facility in Delft that had just opened at that time. It is an integrated part of the railway station that was … Continue reading →
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The Demonstration Cycle Route in The Hague

12 November, 2018 - 23:01
The Hague was the second Dutch city to (partly) open a so-called Demonstration Cycle Route in September 1977. What has become of that route and what have we learned?
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A bicycle ride in Alkmaar

5 November, 2018 - 23:01
Another “real” ride, because some of my viewers have asked for more rides that show a real journey from beginning to end. This time I rode a long way from … Continue reading →
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The Tilburg Demonstration Cycle Route

29 October, 2018 - 23:01
Tilburg was the first Dutch city to open a so-called demonstration cycle route in April 1977. What has become of that route?
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Autumn Cycling

22 October, 2018 - 23:01
Rain, wind and bold colours. That is Autumn, well usually anyway. This year there hasn’t been much rain (the Netherlands is experiencing a severe draught) and the otherwise normal temperature … Continue reading →
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Cycling alongside two canals

15 October, 2018 - 23:01
Although we try to separate the routes for motor traffic and cycling as much as possible in the Netherlands, combining other types of infrastructure is often a good idea. On … Continue reading →
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Cycling in The Hague

8 October, 2018 - 23:01
People cycling near the central station of The Hague in the afternoon rush hour, that is the theme of this week’s post. When I was early for an evening meeting* … Continue reading →
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