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Why is it that people cycle more in the Netherlands than in any other country ? The answer is in the infrastructure. Long established blog with content up to the present day detailing how the infrastructure of the Netherlands makes cycling so pleasant that almost everyone cycles in this country and a higher proportion of cycle journeys are made here than anywhere elseDavid Hembrowhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/14543024940730663645noreply@blogger.comBlogger804125
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The car-free myth. The Netherlands is a great country to live in if you're car-free, but it's a very long way from being a car-free country. Dutch car ownership and use are at an all time high.

24 August, 2019 - 14:00
The 1970s in Assen. The city was then full of cars. Cars are now restricted in the city centre, but it would be incorrect to assume that they've gone away. In fact, car numbers have tripled since this photo was taken. A myth has grown up about the Dutch being enthusiastic cyclists who live in green cities and rarely drive. In reality, the majority of journeys are made by motorized vehicles andDavid Hembrowhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/14543024940730663645noreply@blogger.com0http://www.aviewfromthecyclepath.com/2019/08/the-car-free-myth-netherlands-is-great.html
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Long term review: My Pashley PDQ touring recumbent. 20 years on the Ship of Theseus.

8 August, 2019 - 20:10
Long term review: 20 years ago I bought a Pashley PDQ recumbent bicycle for touring. I still have it and still use it. Pashley PDQ recumbent bicycle. Compact, simple in design, reliable. Still a good buy second hand in my opinion. Cycling need not be an expensive activity. Good quality bicycles last a long time. If we're careful to buy decent quality machines and we maintain them with some David Hembrowhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/14543024940730663645noreply@blogger.com0http://www.aviewfromthecyclepath.com/2019/08/long-term-review-my-pashley-pdq-touring.html
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