The best bike-share cities around the world

No bike? No problem. The programs in these cities are changing transportation one spoke at a time.

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Biking made easy

Bikes: They're good for your health and the planet's. But sometimes it's a hassle to own one. Fortunately bike-sharing programs that allow short-term rentals are popping up`in cities around the world.

Need to get somewhere a bit quicker than on foot? Rent a bike. Want to tour the city on wheels? Rent a bike. Some of these programs are still evolving, of course, but others have hit their stride. Here are a few of them.

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