Los Angeles is probably the US city most associated with the country's love for cars -- and its long commutes.
Over the weekend the city held a festival that called on people to leave their gas guzzlers at home and enjoy some events on car-free streets.
It was the 9th edition of CicLAvia, and it saw thousands opting for bicycles and other eco-friendly modes of transport.
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