A bicycle ride around Amsterdam learning about the city's distinctive features - canals, bridges and houseboats - and the benefits of cycling.

First broadcast:
7 March 2008

The clip can be used as a stimulus for researching further about the city of Amsterdam. The children could complete further research on the internet and from books to write their own travel brochure about Amsterdam and its distinctive features. The children could also use their knowledge of these distinctive features to write a promotional leaflet about Amsterdam using persuasive language. The children could write a leaflet persuading potential holiday makers to visit Amsterdam for a healthy, cycling based holiday.