An article in the book written by Tine van Langelaar and Stefan van der Spek, who did research about the paths car-users took in the centre of Rotterdam after they parked their car. The field research lasted four days and the results were presented to the Municipally of Rotterdam.

“The routes people chose were based on their existing knowledge of the city and the desire to create new knowledge of the city which requires surprising its users, tempting them to stop and take a look on impulse. This is exactly what’s lacking in Rotterdam’s city centre.”

Click here to read and download this article

23-2_TRACKS Stefan van der Spek

Walking streams from the four garages collected by GPS: high use (red dots) and low use (green dots)

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