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    Fishing for bicycles in the Amsterdam canals

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Fishing for bicycles in the Amsterdam canals

As one of the world's most bicycle-friendly cities, there are, in fact, more bikes than humans in Amsterdam. And with some 60 miles of canals winding through the city, odds are that a missing bike met its fate at the bottom of one. That's when skipper Jan de Jonge and his crew go to work.

Fishing for bicycles in the Amsterdam canals

As one of the world's most bicycle-friendly cities, there are, in fact, more bikes than humans in Amsterdam. And with some 60 miles of canals winding through the city, odds are that a missing bike met its fate at the bottom of one. That's when skipper Jan de Jonge and his crew go to work.