10 July 2009

The river ride around Strasbourg

One really neat thing to do in Strasbourg is to take the river ride. It is a little over an hour long, but you see a lot of things that you may not see when you are walking.

The boats lined up. These boats as you can see have a glass top. I apologize if any pictures from the boat may have a little sheen to them. The glass would reflect depending on where the sun was coming in.

Purchase tickets here.








These two pictures were when we had to enter a dike (actually two of them) so they could either add water or remove. Kinda cool. Hubby had not been in one since back in his "young" fish boat days.

Look at all the red geranium window boxes!
These next three pictures are among my favorites.

The water fountain, so pretty.

What a beautiful place to sit and people/boat watch.

Now this one is my favorite out of all of them!

3 comments:

Manuela@Pleasures of Homemaking said...

What a beautiful city! I enjoyed seeing your pictures and my favorites are also the last three.

Manuela

Expat Traveler said...

that's such a great review of the area! We did the same thing in Zurich on the River Limmat. What fun, and your photos are so beautiful..

I want to go back now!

Expat Traveler said...

and when did you visit there last?

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