Tips for exploring the city by bike
The expansion of ECOBICI has brought with it a new way of exploring the city, ideal for staying in good shape, enjoying the surroundings and contributing to a cleaner environment. So, if you are an experienced cyclist or have just joined our community, these tips will guarantee you a safer and more enjoyable ride.
1. Safety first
- Although it is not mandatory, we recommend wearing a helmet for greater protection.
- If you ride at night, make sure you are visible with reflective clothing and use the bell to signal your movements.
- Avoid using headphones, they can reduce your perception of the environment.
- Try to maintain a safe distance of at least 1.5 meters from other vehicles and respect traffic rules.
2. Prepare your tour
Before setting off, take a couple of minutes to check that the bike is in optimal condition. If you find any problems, return the bike and take another available one. Likewise, we recommend you plan your route, you can do it from Google Maps, or in the ECOBICI app, it will show you the anchoring ports available to leave your bicycle at the end of your trip.
By pedaling on ECOBICI you will find a unique way to experience the environment around you, move at your own pace and get out of the routine, you are also contributing to reducing the carbon footprint and promoting a clean and healthy environment.
Without a doubt, ECOBICI, more than a shared bicycle system, is a sustainable way of life that invites us to discover our city in a responsible and conscious way. By following these tips, you will not only improve your experience as a cyclist, but you will also contribute to a more harmonious coexistence on the roads. Let’s keep rolling!