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Cycling in Taiwan

There are good bike share systems in Taipei and Taichung city, so that you can get a bike almost everywhere. However, bike lanes are always absent and you have to ride on the road with faster motorbikes, automobiles and buses. Sometimes it is dangerous as the drivers don’t consider other road users. Some drivers park their cars as they like, blocking the roads for bike users. Yes, people can cycle on the road by law, but the space is not usually that friendly to the use. Some citizens say we have no clue to improve the situation because of limitations in the city like narrow roads which do not have space to include bike lanes, but I believe design mindset can allow some breakthroughs.

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