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Zuri Handcrafted African Bamboo Bikes for New Urban Generation

Zuri means beautiful in Swahili. And that’s true also in this case when talking about Zuri, German company specialized for handcrafted road bikes made out of locally harvested bamboo in Zambia. Designed for new urban generation for both city commuting and mountain biking, these sustainable, unique and stylish form of transportation that really stand out of the mass of bikes made out of steel or aluminium.

Germany-born Zuri is one such company that hand builds bicycles in Africa from locally sourced bamboo

 

Although bikes are made out in Africa out of simple locally sourced bamboo, Zuri crafts it into ornate bicycles of high density and surface hardness, maintaining the ability to become fully water impermeable, waterproof and imperishable against chemicals and fire.

Bikes’ distinctive looks reflects through several styles: Urban fixie, Urban Speed, Urban City, Urban Jungle. Prices start at €2,490 ($3,230).

Germany-born Zuri is one such company that hand builds bicycles in Africa from locally sourced bamboo

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Written by Slamchica

Aleksandra Arsenovic graduated with a degree in economics and has a master degree in tourism. Since she worked as a travel agent, she has traveled around the world and developed an interest in luxurious hotels and exotic destinations. As a big fashion fan, Aleksandra loves expensive and luxury fashion items. As an editor of Extravaganzi she shares her knowledge about travels, fashion and accessories.

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