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Gazelle

The following posts on Lisbonize were tagged with the keyword Gazelle.

change-log…

Some month ago, I promised to write about new products from Eurobike 2010… I know.. But: I had not even the time to write about anything in the last 2 month, sorry… There is a good reason for that. In September, I was being asked, if I wish to rent a small shop at Oporto [...]

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back to normal…

No Photos! What? Yes, this is the new reality - The secret masters of “Copy & Paste” do not wish themselves to be copied! Seen on Eurobike opposite of our booth in A 6. A nameless company from Thailand presented a very simple copy of an e-bike - coincidentally very similar to a model made by a [...]

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Miss Grace

Recently I saw I photo of Crown Princess Maxima from Holland on a Gazelle NL Heavy Duty. It was nice to see, that the Dutch Royals are riding their own products… . I was trying to imagine, how the Dutch Crown Princess steps into a local bicycle shop and bought herself a bicycle. Maybe Prince Willem-Alexander [...]

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my gazelle…

Recently published on major German newspaper and journals: An image campaign supported by the association of German insurance companies. People were being interviewed on the street, what they like in their life and what they want to be taken care of… The target was, to draw a quick hand-out of the desired object. One guy draw a [...]

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classic dutch…

[attention: self-marketing.. ] Last week, the first Gazelle bicycles were delivered to final customers in Portugal. Really interesting in that context was the fact, that these clients found on their own the type of bicycle and the size of frame etc. through Internet search and decided after a few mails what to buy. All of [...]

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Finally: What is this Blog about?

Olá amigos! Hello friends! We started in October 2008 collecting information about urban mobility solutions, that are available in Portugal. This lead us to the conclusion, that a lot of work could be done and a lot of products – already available in the rest of Europe – could be interesting for that market to [...]

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How everything begun…

Picture copyright: Bernd Otten OK, this post should have been written in the beginning, but creativity not always appears on demand… In August 2008 I visited Amsterdam and was impressed by the perfect integration of bicycles and other alternative vehicles in the city structure. Comparing that with the conditions in Portuguese cities (and some others [...]

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First Cargo bike ride in Porto

First Impressions…  Today I did my first ride with our new cargo bike in Porto. My son (3 years) and a friend of him loved it! BUT: The other people – seeing us driving along -were really impressed. They stopped – even in the middle of the street – looking, screaming and pointing with their [...]

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