... Getting a helmet and getting lights should be mandatory - you're daft to cycle without them. A bell also helps as pedestrians, like cars, have a way of editing bikes out of their vision and walking out in front of you. Kids are especially bad, in particular the ones that stand in the gutter ... Read review
"...no other sensible way of getting around, but hung up my helmet when I came to London due to a fear of London traffic. The only thing that got me over that was cycling in Java - if you can deal with Indonesian traffic, London traffic's a walkover.
Having said that, cycling in London is not for novices. London drivers are not patient folk and will cut you very little slack. Many are also not used to looking out for bikes and do daft things like ..."
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