7 great cities for biking to work
These international destinations place priority on clean, sustainable transit.
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Rush hour in Tokyo is comparable to New York City – crowded trains, honking cars, an overall air of unpleasantness. Though it may seem daunting to cycle through the city every day to and from work, there is a strong case for bicycling.
Yet those two downsides to commuting are also factors in making Tokyo a safe and convenient city to traverse via bike. Tokyo made the Copenhagenize Index of Bicycle Friendly Cities because of its notable motor safety measures and refined public transit system.