A View from the Cycle Path

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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.comBlogger813125
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Some Dutch Cycling infrastructure is older than you might expect, some of it is newer

21 June, 2022 - 15:28
It sometimes not clear to people whether cycling infrastructure in the Netherlands is a new phenomena or something which has been around decades ago. Sometimes new infrastructure looks "old" or old infrastructure looks "new". Old infrastructure which looks "new" Here's an example of a cycle-path and road junction which look right up to date, but which have actually existed for over 60 years. David Hembrowhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/14543024940730663645noreply@blogger.com0
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The challenge of declining bicycle sales in the world's leading cycling nation

24 March, 2022 - 12:38
A few days ago I quote tweeted this graph from Datagraver on twitter with a comment that "Sadly, cycling is dying in the Netherlands." The responses to this tweet were largely defensive and many people clearly didn't understand what I meant, so let's look deeper at the bicycle market in the Netherlands and consider what the consequences could be for cycling in this country with lower bicycle David Hembrowhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/14543024940730663645noreply@blogger.com0
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