Park it, mate


Thoughts Piece

Biking is hugely popular in the UK at the moment as people’s reluctance to go on public transport holds steady. The Netherlands, being way ahead of us as a nation that’s always been bike-friendly, have got one thing that we certainly don’t (yet!): dedicated bike garages.

The most impressive one is right opposite the Hague’s main railway station and has been built as a museum-like structure with back-lit glass walls and intelligent directional markings. With space for up to 8000 bikes, it might actually be the best part of your commute.