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You may have seen some of these guys and girls around town, collecting tourists or saving a soggy rain-soaked biker. They are the bike taxis and are also part of our Amsterdam street scene! They must be super fit, from riding all day collecting passengers – and must thankful we have no hills and tiny bridges. Seems like a more eco-friendly choice when it comes to public transport.

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Dappermarkt night

Holiday lights warm up the streets of Oost! Even on a rainy night, these folks are flying along Javastraat on their way home from work, heading out with friends or just running errands.

dappermarkt night 2

By Sarah


The Dutch have a great sense of style. They love matching their outfits. This cyclist goes one step further, and matches his bike, bag, clothing and shoes. He’s ‘on board’ with a lot more than that ferry!


The things they carry

carrying things on bikes landscape grid

I love seeing the range of items Amsterdammers transport on their bikes. A coffee maker, a gas can, even a table… these folks make it look easy! Something to aspire to.

By Sarah

Cycle Chicstagram October

Check out Amsterdam Cycle Chic’s top 10 Instagram pics of October.

1. Iris on her new bike

2. Colder mornings

3. Doggy morning run

Doggy morning run #amsterdamstyle #fietspad #hond #uitlaten #walkingthedog #Amsterdam #bikeams #dog #perro #bicicleta #cyclechic

A photo posted by amsterdamcyclechic (@amsterdamcyclechic) on

4. Speedy super daddy

Speedy super daddy #threekids #cargobike #fatherandson #starwarstshirt #bakfiets #bikeams #dutchguy #dutchbike #cyclechic #familycycling

A photo posted by amsterdamcyclechic (@amsterdamcyclechic) on

5. Lambike ;-P

6. OMG, that is sooo Dutch

7. On the ferry

8. Waiting for a friend

Waiting for his friend to cross the street #amsterdamstyle #amstel #bikeams #dutchbike #Amsterdam #cyclechic #cyclingforallages

A photo posted by amsterdamcyclechic (@amsterdamcyclechic) on

9. Cycling with his daughter’s back pack

10. Deux par deux

Are you already following us on Instagram? You should, if you want to learn more about Amsterdam’s cycling culture and enjoy the diversity of cyclists and bikes in Amsterdam’s streets. Every month we will post the most liked Instagram shots here on our blog.

Parkside riding

It is the most beautiful time to ride at the moment… fresh breeze and a little sunshine. Get out on your bike, and head to your favourite park. Like ours, Vondel Park.



By Mel

Fall racer

This cyclist is super matchy-matchy, in his double yellow in fall! It’s also a great colour for staying visible on the streets of Amsterdam, on those gloomy days.

Fall racer

By Mel

Due date?

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I have to say I prefer much more to cycle than to walk..
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No worries, I will drive myself to the hospital!
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I scheduled this post, so who knows, maybe my baby boy is already born by the time you read me?!
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Special thanks Meredith for this family photoshoot!



When I moved here, I was just hoping to stay on my bike and ride in a straight line. Time sure brings confidence!

Delivering love

By Mel.

Black leather jacket

black leather jacket by aude-2

I am not a fashionista, but I have to say I am dreaming of a nice black leather jacket!
black leather jacket by aude

Maybe because I see so many around in Amsterdam lately?
black leather jacket by aude-3



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