After an internship with Gehl Architects, two students from the University of Washington in the U.S. have produced a handbook on strategies for making better urban spaces for citizens of all ages based on their experiences with the Gehl approach and the Danish bicycle culture.
Marie Magni, Veksø, represented the Cycling Embassy of Denmark at ECOMM 2010 in Graz the 6th of May. Marie Magni delivered the story “Once upon a time! … in a little Kingdom” – the story of the Cycling Embassy – at a Pecha Kucha session on Thursday 6th of May. The main theme of the […]
Introduction Cycling Embassy of Denmark is a comprehensive network of private companies, local authorities, and non-government organizations. Our mission is to encourage cycling all over the world. We work together to promote Denmark as a cycling country through continued exchange of ideas, development, and communication of bicycle culture in Denmark. The network was established in […]
The cycle is an integrated part of everyday life in Denmark in contrast to most places in the rest of the world. The choice of using a bike for transportation to and from work, school or leisure activities comes so naturally that most Danes do not consider how unique our cycling culture is. The Danish […]
Lars Gemzøe from Cycling Embassy of Denmark, senior lecturer and associate partner in Gehl Architects, will make a presentation in Danish entitled ”Cykelbyer er bløde byer – byer for mennesker” in Malmö on Thursday the 4th of marts at 12:45 at the conference ”Öresund – världens bästra cykelregion”. The conference takes place at Malmö högskola, […]
Cycling Embassy of Denmark will be represented by Niels Tørsløv, director of the traffic department in the City of Copenhagen, at the Capitals Alliance 2010 Conference on Urban Mobility in National Capitals
An introduction to Denmark as a cycling country
Wonderful world of cycling – why do the Danes bicycle? – An introduction to Denmark as a cycling country. Thursday December 10th from 12.00 – 16.00 Join us for the afternoon and find out why the bicycle is so popular in Denmark. We will take you for a bike ride in Copenhagen, you will experience […]