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Hamburg’s Bike Parking Houses

Fahrradhäuser bike parking house

Believe it or not, this is bicycle parking.  Here’s a website in German that explains more, or you can try my extremely rough translation.  In four neighborhoods around Hamburg these covered, locked bicycle parking facilities, Fahrradhäuser, have been built to accommodate bicycle parking for people living in an Altbau house, older buildings that may not have enough room on balconies or in hallways or basements for safely parking bicycles.  Continue reading