Copenhagen City Bike

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    A fine example of the Copenhagen City Bike. These bikes are found around the city and require only a 10 or 20 kroner coin to borrow them - just like a shopping trolley system.

    Merely return them to one of the many specially designed bike racks around town.
    The wheels all feature adverts for various companies.

    www.bycyklen.dk

    More on Copenhagen Bike Culture on copenhagenize.com

    mmoo, llorra, Reythor Absenta, and 14 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. ibikempls 91 months ago | reply

      Aero wheels! :)

    2. Sean Hogan - 何祥 91 months ago | reply

      Great capture, well spotted!

    3. gee hue [deleted] 91 months ago | reply

      Great composition.

    4. KULBE [deleted] 91 months ago | reply

      Vélib model, "typically French" system for public rental Bicyclette:
      1credit card and to read carefully a 7 page contract. The first 30' are for free, each hour cost 1EUR. Every time you ride it 150 EUR are charged on your CC as caution fee and returned back as soon as you park the bicycle back.

      Which system is better? Point of view...

    5. Mikael Colville-Andersen 91 months ago | reply

      Hi Kulbe,
      I have heard much about this new French system. Every initiative regarding 'bikes for the people' are good.

      Seems, though, a bit complicated. I have read some message board on Newsweek's website where some Americans were pissed that they don't have modern chips in their credit cards like the rest of us - even the Chinese have chips in their credit cards... :-)
      www.velib.paris.fr/

    6. Sean Hogan - 何祥 91 months ago | reply

      They have the same system in Brussels.

    7. page thirteen 91 months ago | reply

      what??? X's and O's without "aliciousnesses"?
      .... terrific shot!

    8. Mikael Colville-Andersen 91 months ago | reply

      It's Xtremely Olicious, don't you think?

    9. Joel Mertz 86 months ago | reply

      Hello,
      This photo would be perfect for my photo project! Would you mind submitting it to my Flickr group: Shared Urban Space (SUS)?

      flickr.com/groups/sus/

      Thanks for your participation in this project.
      -Joel Mertz
      web: joelmertz.net

    10. SirPecanGum 74 months ago | reply

      Nice composition!

    11. Jonathan Taglione 73 months ago | reply

      Nice shot, nicely framed, and I love the whites in it!

    12. Jonathan Taglione 73 months ago | reply

      I invite you to post your photo to Bike Sharing The group starts so it's really small, but having nice photos should get it going :)

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