How do the Dutch get so many cycling?
Commitment from all levels of government, resulting in:
- Infrastructure, mainly physically protected bike paths,
- Laws putting the onus on motor vehicle drivers
- Education and training (of both drivers and cyclists)
Of recent years, blogs written by residents of the Netherlands (and Copenhagen) have educated many in the English-speaking world.
- David Hembrow: A View from the Cycle Path
- Mark Wagenbuur: Bicycle Dutch
- Mikael Colville: Copenhagenize