Amsterdam clogged up by bikes

City praised as world’s friendliest capital for cyclists struggles to cope with growing bike population.

    Amsterdam's love affair with bicycles has hit a bump in the road.

    The capital of Netherlands is now struggling to cope with the growing bike population.

    The government is planing to spend $135m to alleviate the problem.
     
    Al Jazeera's Neave Barker reports from Amsterdam.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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