Bicycles in the Netherlands

Q: If there are nine millions bicycles in Beijing, how many bicycles are there in the Netherlands?
A: Apparently, the number is estimated to be as high as 12-13 millions, in a country with a population size of just about 16 millions!

Bicycles in Amsterdam
Multi-storey bicycle parking lot by the canal in Amsterdam (Apr 2007)

Bicycles in the Hague
Rows of bicycles in front of the central railway station, the Hague (Apr 2007)

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What is an IRN-BRU?

You should know the answer if you have been to Scotland.


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What is a Haggis?

If you are asking that question or planning a wild haggis hunt in Scotland, check this out at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow. The exhibit is my personal favourite in the museum!

Kelvingrove Haggis 1
Kelvingrove Haggis 2
Haggis exhibit at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow (2008)

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Rudolph Quiz

Which of the following pairs are Rudolph's parents?
A. Dasher and Dancer
B. Prancer and Vixen
C. Comet and Cupid
D. Donner and Blitzen

Click here for answer

Reindeers in Skansen
Reindeers grazing in the Skansen zoo, Stockholm (04/2006)