The only time I’ve been across the pond was a trip to Amsterdam. Among other things that left one hell of am impression on me, aside from the great art, beer and drugs, was the bicycles.
Everywhere you looked, there were people on bicycles.
It was utterly fantastic.
This is one manâ€™s impressions, and photographs, of Amsterdamâ€™s cycling culture. I think it made quite an impression on him as well.
I stopped in Amsterdam, Netherlands on my way back from a 2006_europe_motorcycle_trip. During a 73 minute period on 9/12/06 at one corner of Nieuw Markt (a nice open square in Amsterdam), I took the following 82 pictures of bicycles. Why? Because sitting there I noticed how remarkably different the whole Amsterdam bicycle scene was from my home, and at the same time certain very clear “Amsterdam Bicycle Trends” appeared I thought might be interesting to point out. I am from the San Francisco area, California, USA.
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