Czech the Cyclist

If there is one thing that strike me as the best Czech past time, it is cycling. Now that the weather is definitely getting better, cyclists abound the streets of my little town. The cycling paths are not that well developed but people still go out and ride their bikes.

A Czech friend once told me that it is almost mandatory for every Czech child to know how to ride a bike. And these bikes come in all stages depending on the child’s age.

They start out with little plastic ones.

Then as they get older, they have those that resemble a real bicycle but without pedals.


And of course, your bike grows with you.


As much as I would like to join the trend, I cannot ride a bicycle for now. Plus, I do not own a good bicycle…just yet.   All I can do is reminisce my biking days.

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But the good thing is, we may be able to save some money on my bicycle since I am a small person. Those bikes for teenagers may just fit me just fine. We’ll see.


13 thoughts on “Czech the Cyclist

    • Grace July 23, 2013 / 2:49 pm

      Thanks, AD! Yes, that’s me…back in the day. 🙂


    • Grace July 24, 2013 / 2:42 pm

      I think it’s a European thing. 🙂


  1. saroja July 23, 2013 / 10:50 pm

    very nice ! Shreyas is also started his bycle (or tricycle) a few months ago. I wish kids can have a play date


    • Grace July 24, 2013 / 2:40 pm

      Yeah, me too. If you ever think about travelling to Europe, please come and visit. 🙂


  2. Nortehanon July 24, 2013 / 7:47 am

    Ah, riding a bike is such a pleasurable thing. Unless you are in Manila and you get to deal with too much pollution and undisciplined drivers on the streets 😦


  3. 68ghia July 25, 2013 / 9:08 pm

    Can’t remember the last time I was on a bicycle of any kind!!!
    And it used to be such fun 😉


  4. K.Anthony August 13, 2013 / 3:55 pm

    the third photo is very similar to an old church in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. It’s Paoay Church. 🙂


    • K.Anthony August 13, 2013 / 3:57 pm

      oops. wrong comment. it’s for the next blog entry :)) sorry 🙂


      • Grace August 13, 2013 / 3:57 pm

        LOL! I was wondering…


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