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World's biggest bike parking garage opens in Utrecht – but Dutch dream of more

Space under train station in Utrecht, where 40% of visitors arrive on two wheels, will eventually have room for 12,500 bikes<p>In any other country, the opening of what will become the world’s largest bicycle parking garage – with space for 6,000 cycles initially, and another 6,500 by the end of next …

The Best Cycling Routes in Utrecht

Cycling

The busiest cycleway in the Netherlands

The guided tour season is at its peak right now. With Velo-City 2017 rapidly approaching the first groups are already arriving in the country. The …

Utrecht

Poem With No End

'The Letters of Utrecht' lays out a ribbon of poetry one letter at a time, with no final verse in sight.<p>A poem for the future is growing from the …

Spend 3 days in Utrecht, the Netherlands

Considered the beating heart of the Netherlands, the ancient and historic city of Utrecht houses many buildings and structures going back to the …

6½ Genuinely Cool Dutch Cities that Aren't Amsterdam

Having recently topped the list of the best city in the world for Millennials, Amsterdam is definitely the place to be. That said, if you've already …

Utrecht "smart" bike path gets riders green lights across entire city center

On Wednesday Utrecht launched a "smart" system on Amsterdamsestraatweg which will help cyclists make green lights. If you cycle at a steady 18 …

Utrecht

Spring weekend breaks: 15 reasons to visit Utrecht right now

By , Photo-reporter, Hungarian translator and beach-cleaner living near Brighton<p><b>Let’s face it, Utrecht hardly sounds like an attractive destination –</b> …

Utrecht to Amsterdam

Utrecht is a city in The Netherlands which is located in the EU and Schengen community. Utrecht offers the following points of interest for tourists …

DJ Coen Swijnenberg maakt prachtige video van Wilhelminapark in de sneeuw - De Utrechtse Internet Courant

<b>Prachtige beelden vanuit het Utrechtse Wilhelminapark. Radio 538-DJ Coen Swijnenberg ging afgelopen weekend naar het park nadat het flink gesneeuwd</b> …

A Day in Utrecht, the Netherlands - Lonely Planet vlog

Utrecht: Arteries of City Life

Lesley Williamson discovers contemporary buzz and medieval history along Utrecht’s picturesque canals in the Netherlands.

Utrecht

5 Cool Places to Go in the Netherlands that aren't Amsterdam

Forget All About Amsterdam<p>There’s so much more to the Netherlands than Amsterdam. While we totally understand that Holland’s capital will probably be …

A Miffy The Bunny Travel Guide To Utrecht, Netherlands

I adore Miffy, the cute Dutch bunny -- and took advantage of a Netherlands stopover to visit all her themed attractions.<p>During my 24 hour layover, I made a pilgrimage to her new Nijntje Museum in Utrecht. I walked through the rabbit's traffic crosswalk, and shopped for plush toys at her gift …

Despite being a national transportation hub, ancient Utrecht retains its human scale (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

After spending 10 magical days in Amsterdam, our family was somewhat hesitant to board the train and begin the fourth leg of our #CyclingAbroad …

6 great coffee break spots when shopping in Utrecht, the Netherlands

Are you going shopping in Utrecht, the Netherlands? Then make sure to take a break now and then. At one of these six cool cafés for example. I tested …

Asia Travel

Budget European city breaks: Cut-price alternatives to Paris, London, Amsterdam and more

The majority of Europe’s most popular city break destinations are also the most expensive. Yet, there are ways to get a similar weekend away at a …

European Travel

Utrecht, Netherlands: Discover the City in 24 Hours

A medieval city centre small enough to explore on foot. Large enough to enjoy world class festivals, modern architecture, trendy shops and …

The Kitchen at de Bijenkorf, Utrecht, Netherlands

These days, it’s almost de rigueur for any self-respecting departmental store to feature a vast restaurant slash gourmet boutique on its top floor. Which probably explains why when Dutch architects Rijnboutt were tapped to create the masterplan for the De Bijenkorf Utrecht department store in …

Architecture