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by Jurjan
10 May 2019, 10:37am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Cycle lights regulations in France, Belgium and Netherlands
Replies: 31
Views: 1265

Re: Cycle lights regulations in France, Belgium and Netherlands

In the Netherlands flashing lights are officially prohibited.

(Apart from being annoying as hell).

However, I have never seen anyone get a ticket for this.
Mostly the police is just happy that people use any light (flashing, blinding or otherwise)
by Jurjan
28 Jan 2019, 12:36pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Taking Bikes by air - where to store the packaging ?
Replies: 15
Views: 1930

Re: Taking Bikes by air - where to store the packaging ?

Most of the time we will book the same hostel/airbnb/hotel/whatever for the first (few) night(s) and the last night. Before we book we ask if leaving the (cardboard) bike boxes there is possible. So far not a single one has declined (fingers crossed). When we do not do a circular route we take our g...
by Jurjan
3 Jan 2019, 10:45am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Tyres for Mongolia
Replies: 8
Views: 457

Re: Tyres for Mongolia

We have been using the Schwalbe Marathon Mondials (foldable) for a few years now for the more 'extreme' destinations (Malawi, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan) and will be using them again for next year in Mongolia.

So far they have not disappointed us.