Bike Security for Cycle Touring

We’ve all seen the lone wheel padlocked to railings and we can imagine the frustration of the bike owner still holding the key. Of course, quick release axles have made this a more common occurrence. Bike theft in some European cities has risen to significant levels — for example, 10% of all the bikes in Amsterdam were stolen in 2009 and 2,500 a year go missing in the UK’s bike-theft hotspot, Cambridge. And yet people keep using bikes in cities. If you are coming to Europe on a cycling tour here are my thoughts on the basic principles you should follow to ensure your holiday is not ruined by bike theft. These are:

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