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Biking in Amsterdam

Biking is by far the best way to get around Amsterdam. If you decide to rent a bike while you're here, you'll feel oh-so-Dutch as you cruise along the canals. Find out all you need to know about biking in Amsterdam here, including tips, photos and FAQs.

Top 10 Tips for Bike Safety in Amsterdam

Riding a bike in Amsterdam is a quintessentially Dutch experience. But every visitor on two wheels should know these rules of the road. Read these Top 10 Tips for Bike Safety in Amsterdam to keep you and your bike safe.

Where to Rent a Bike in Amsterdam

If you're renting a bike in Amsterdam, read this profile of Amsterdam bike rental shops first. These companies offer everything from traditional Dutch "Granny" bikes to tandem cruisers for family fun.

Is It Safe for a Tourist to See Amsterdam by Bike?

This question came from a reader. Find out if biking around Amsterdam is for everyone.

Why are the Bikes in Amsterdam So Old and Run-down?

Visitors to Amsterdam will no doubt notice the thousands of bikes all over the city -- there are almost as many bicycles as people. But they may also notice that these aren't bright, shiny, new bikes. Find out why most Amsterdam bikes are old and rusty.

Photo Gallery: Visual Guide to Amsterdam Bike Signs and Safety

Use this visual guide to familiarize yourself with the many signs, signals and tips for bike safety in Amsterdam.

Bike City in Amsterdam

Profile of Bike City in Amsterdam, a great place to rent a non-touristy bike in Amsterdam.
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