Bicycles

Bicycles

Amsterdam is known as one of the most bicycle-friendly cities in the world and is a centre of bicycle culture. Most main streets have bike paths. Bike racks are ubiquitous throughout the city. There are about 700,000 bicycles in the city. Each year, about 80,000 of them are stolen and 25,000 end up in the canals. In the city centre, driving a car is discouraged, parking fees are steep and a great number of streets are closed off for cars or one-way.

Amsterdam photos: Amsterdam canal | Cannabis coffee shop | Hotel de L'Europe Amsterdam | Girl on bicycle |

Amsterdam canalCannabis coffee shopHotel de L'Europe AmsterdamGirl on bicycle

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