Safer Than You’d Think

I found these bikes in the 10th arrondissement, near the Passage Brady. If you think riding a bike in Paris is dangerous, well ,you’re wrong! In fact, according to stats I found on this blog, there are 6 times fewer accidents on bikes than there are on motorbikes…even though most cyclists don’t respect traffic lights, in to my experience!

One Response to “Safer Than You’d Think”

  1. Comment by Bryan | 03/01/11 at 11:03 pm

    As crazy as Parisian drivers are – you have to be to drive in this city – the bike lanes make cycling so easy and safe. The worst part is actually the pedestrians who walk in bike lanes. If I had twenty centime piece for every strolling couple that I’ve nearly crashed into…

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