This last week, cycling to work has been an absolute pleasure. The weather has been perfect for cycling on a morning (cool but dry and sunny); in fact, since the snow cleared, we’ve had pretty much perfect cycling weather in Darlington for the last three or four months.
But I still see the same few cyclists on the roads and bike paths. maybe three or four other riders on a good day, on my 2.5 mile to work that goes through the town centre.
Meanwhile, on a rainy day in Utrecht in the Netherlands…
(Mark Wagenbuur’s excellent video found via David Hembrow’s excellent blog: A view from the cycle path – Utrecht in the rain