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The river does not hurry during the winter

Posted by
Jypyä Pop (Turku, Finland) on 8 February 2019 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

On the ice of the Aura River, there has been a ferry bridge on the surface of ice for many winters. From there, the people have gone along the ice in the direction of the upper course. It's a very popular way to spend your free time. There have been no ice walkers this year.

Canon PowerShot SX40 HS 1/500 second F/4.0 ISO 100 12 mm

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Dreams come true from Utrecht, Netherlands

A frozen river that is a dream for the skaters here.
Great photo.

8 Feb 2019 5:46am

@Dreams come true: Last weekend there were winter swimming competitions. Skating competitions are not organized.

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Looks cold, but nicely there.

8 Feb 2019 8:00am

@Ralf Kesper: Thank you

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Beautiful cold snow-city-river-overview

8 Feb 2019 8:34am

@Marjolein: Thank you

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Un très beau titre ! Belle prise !

8 Feb 2019 9:04am

@Libouton Martine: Thank you

Marcel P. from Belgium

excellent ! merci de nous faire découvrir les particularités de votre pays !

8 Feb 2019 9:40am

@Marcel P.: Thank you

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

beautiful winter scene and very interesting informations

8 Feb 2019 10:47am

@Nina: Thank you

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

I like that fish tail sculpture.

8 Feb 2019 2:46pm

@Steve Rice: It's a whale tail and its name is Harmonia. In summer, water flows from the fountain.

Sam from Chennai, India

Looks beautiful. Lovely :)

8 Feb 2019 3:10pm

@Sam: Thank you

Devi from Chennai, India

Looks very beautiful and inviting too !

8 Feb 2019 3:23pm

@Devi: Thank you

Claudiel from belgium, Belgium

Must be agreable to walk there

8 Feb 2019 4:05pm

@Claudiel: Yes, it is. Thank you

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Attention lors du dégel !...

8 Feb 2019 4:25pm

@tataray: You are right. Must be careful

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful composition of the iced river !

8 Feb 2019 6:30pm

@Mhelene: Thank you

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

génial

8 Feb 2019 7:32pm

@Existence Artistique: Thank you

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Interesting and cold scene. I can't imagine winter swimming competitions.

9 Feb 2019 12:23am

@B. Thomas: Thank you. It's not a terrible experience. There is no time in the water at a time. Bathing in cold water helps, for example, to break the joints.

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Why no walkers this year ?

9 Feb 2019 4:14am

@Hiro: The ice is not strong enough. Walkers were on the other side of that riverboat earlier.

Canon PowerShot SX40 HS
1/500 second
F/4.0
ISO 100
12 mm

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