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Gauchito Gil

May 27, 2017 - Children’s bikes are offered at a roadside Gauchito Gil shrine.
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Rambo

December 30, 2016 -
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Mr Nice

December 22, 2016 -
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New frames

September 20, 2016 -
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Uganda

July 29, 2016 - Bringing the bananas home.
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Indian Hero (photo archive 2006)

September 24, 2015 - A classic bike
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Rickshaw street theatre

October 06, 2014 - The guy was mixing “potions” while ringing the bells mounted to his stick.
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Fully loaded van rickshaw

August 08, 2014 - We wondered how they managed to get all of the baskets on top of the bike in the first place.
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Clay transporter

July 27, 2014 - Clay is a heavy load yet still they are able to cycle carrying big loads of it on their van rickshaws. Note: the van ri...
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Local traffic

July 01, 2014 - Fun to see how much they can transport via van rickshaws but sometimes it was a bit ego deflating when they even managed...
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Thumbs up

June 16, 2014 - This chauffeur perfectly displays our opinion of Bangladesh!
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Load ‘em up

June 12, 2014 - You can never pile too much on a Bangladeshi rickshaw.
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Rickshaw mechanics

May 30, 2014 - Street rickshaw mechanics in Dhaka, Bangladesh
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Rickshaw graveyard

May 26, 2014 - Where all of the worn out /beyond repair rickshaws are piled on top of each other in Dhaka.
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Fruit salesman

May 20, 2014 - The van rickshaws are actually small market stalls which can be easily moved from place to place.
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Break down

May 10, 2014 - If your rickshaw breaks down how else do you get it back to the repair stand?
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Chaos

April 30, 2014 - Traffic lanes don’t mean that much to Dhaka rickshaw chauffeurs.
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Technicolor

April 19, 2014 - So bright it’s blinding.
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Fully loaded

April 15, 2014 - Is there anything that a Bangladesh van rickshaw can’t carry?
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Waiting for a customer

April 02, 2014 - The chauffeurs were quite relaxed and just smiled at us as we walked by.
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Taking a break

March 13, 2014 - Driver taking a break in one of the many rickshaw stands where they can chat with the other chauffeurs drink a cup of te...
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Rickshaw jam

February 28, 2014 - Morning traffic jam in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
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Rickshaw traffic

February 25, 2014 - It was amazing to see just how much the rickshaws could transport and still move at a fairly fast pace.
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Bangladesh!

February 18, 2014 - Bangladesh is a paradise for bicycle photographers!
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Weight distribution

December 24, 2013 - Loading your cargo bike properly is an art
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A long load

December 13, 2013 - How can the rickshaw turn a corner carrying this long load?
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Cycling during the monsoon

November 17, 2013 - After torrential rains, the rickshaws even took to cycling against oncoming traffic in order to avoid being splashed by...
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Making a splash

November 03, 2013 - A Myanmar rickshaw churns up the water during the monsoon season.
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Back in Myanmar

October 28, 2013 - In 2001 we cycled through Myanmar but this time we left our bicycles in Bangkok so there would be more time to visit our...
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Bicycle culture in China

September 15, 2013 - The Chinese saleswoman with her cargo bike food stall.
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A ‘fishy’ bike…

August 12, 2013 - Bringing the fish to market via a Chinese transport bike.
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Barbie dolls

July 30, 2013 - Every girl’s favorite rickshaw
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Size

July 22, 2013 - Is the bicycle big or is that car very, very small…
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Highly decorated

July 18, 2013 - Malaccan rickshaws aren’t just ‘highly decorated’, they also boom out the latest Malaysian hit songs and Michael Jackson...
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Forbidden

July 09, 2013 - In Singapore it’s against the law to ride your bicycle through pedestrian tunnels.
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Ferrari

July 02, 2013 - A Ferrari bicycle is on show in a chique Singapore shopping centre.
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Trendy

June 25, 2013 - Single speeds have replaced mountain bikes as the fashionable bicycle to ride in Malaysia.
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Proud owner

June 13, 2013 - Malaysian boy shows off his single speed bicycle.
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Waiting for customers

June 10, 2013 - Penang rickshaws parked near the city hall.
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Evening market

June 03, 2013 - A bicycle food stall in a Penang evening market.
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Rickshaws in Penang

May 14, 2013 - A “to-do” tourist activity in Penang is taking a rickshaw tour of Georgetown.
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What women really want (photo archive 2009)

May 07, 2013 - Drawing in the Dutch bicycle museum Velorama.
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Dreaming of love I crossed the street… (photo archive 2009)

April 02, 2013 - Dreaming of love I crossed the street, And then we met; I sank fair maiden at your feet, And suffer yet. I know that...
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Ice cream salesmen

March 29, 2013 - Tourists go to Ayutthaya to see the ancient monuments but their favorite site during the midday heat has to be the bicyc...
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Kitchen bike, India

February 22, 2013 - Why bother with kitchen counter tops when all you need is a bike.
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Rickshaw accident, India

February 11, 2013 - He was all smiles as he passed under us yet seconds later his rickshaw hit a pothole scattering shoe boxes over the stre...
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Sewing machine bike, India

February 01, 2013 - The sewing machine is powered by pedaling the bike.
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Truck repair bike, India

November 14, 2012 - They cycle from repair shop to repair shop bringing extra tools to the mechanics.
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Bicycle parking in Paris (photo archive 2009)

November 11, 2012 - The Velib rental bike system is an excellent example of bicycle culture in Paris, France.
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Bicycle air compressor, India

October 25, 2012 - Some bicyclists hate pumping up their tires by hand.
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Decorated bikes, India

October 07, 2012 - We especially loved the mounted stereo installation.
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Cotton candy salesman, India

September 30, 2012 - Bike culture in India never tasted so good!
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Parked bicycles in the Netherlands (photo archive 2009)

August 30, 2012 - Amsterdam has a big cycle culture wherein bicycles are a main form of transport.
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Bicycle parking, India

August 10, 2012 - The best parking spaces next to the Taj Mahal are for bicycles.
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Bicycle shop in Nepal

July 21, 2012 - Don’t you just love the pictures of the Bollywood film stars on the mud guards.
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Bicycle fruit salesman, Nepal

June 10, 2012 - In Nepal’s bicycle culture cycles are used to transport and sell goods.
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Cycling in Amsterdam (photo archive 2009)

May 27, 2012 - The Dutch city of Amsterdam is a capital of bicycle culture.
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The bicycle popcorn machine, India

May 10, 2012 - Bike culture in India: cycle to the movies with your own popcorn machine!
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Decorated rickshaw, India

May 03, 2012 - Pure works of art.
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Cycling lock salesman, India

April 03, 2012 - Cycle culture in India: the travelling lock salesman.
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Styrofoam bicycle

October 12, 2011 - Bike culture in China: recycling styrofoam via bicycles.
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Toilet paper bicycle

September 16, 2011 - Chinese cycle culture: the overloaded transport bike.
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Chinese saleswoman cycling to the market.

August 11, 2011 - Bike culture in China: cycling to the local market.
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Shoe repair bicycle, China

July 08, 2011 - Paul had his shoe and bicycle handlebar bag repaired by him.
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Family portrait

July 05, 2011 - As Paul took his camera out, the ladies’ dog jumped in front of the bike to insure that he was included in the family pi...
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Take a seat?

June 26, 2011 - China bicycle culture: just don’t ask me how he was able to load them up in the first place.
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Bicycle rickshaws in Thailand

April 26, 2011 - In some Thai towns bicycle rickshaws still ferry locals to the market and bus station.
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Pinwheels, balloons and cotton candy

February 15, 2011 - Of course kids like bikes, but in Vientiane, Laos kids especially like what the bicycle brings them; pinwheels, balloons...
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Bike meets temple, Vientiane Laos

February 12, 2011 - In Vientiane it’s mainly westerners who cycle around town. They’re here on vacation and with a big smile on their faces...
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Aquarium in the Antwerp zoo, Belgium

January 14, 2011 - This aquarium showcases the fish (and bikes!) that can be found in the canals of Belgium.
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Cambodia ice transport

December 26, 2010 - A very “cool” bike
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Cambodia family cycling

December 26, 2010 - They brought a smile to our faces!
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South India – lungi salesman

December 04, 2010 - bicycle art: A lungi salesman cycles to the market in the Southern Indian town of Kumbakonam.
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Mr Thailand

December 01, 2010 - Mr. Thailand cycles (very slowly!) up and down Bangkok’s Khao San road, on the lookout for passengers. With the music of...
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A bike tour that ended before it began

November 29, 2010 - While waiting in the departure lounge for our plane to Singapore, we surveyed our fellow passengers; some backpackers, b...
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The trip has begun!

November 27, 2010 - Our new home Finally, the trip has begun! After years of planning we have sold the house and started on our multi-year...
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