Passau

By brownsilent
Well, here I am back at home again. Everything's washed, ironed, stuck away, hubby's back at work... normal life has us again in it's grip.
We had a very, very nice holiday, I survived the cycling... and was still able to enjoy the beautiful scenery and towns, the posh hotels and the wonderful meals we had.

During the next weeks I will take you to a photographic tour along the Danube, and I hope you enjoy what you get to see.

Today I start with the beautiful town of Passau, situated on the German side of the German/Austrian border, at the confluence of three rivers: Danube, Inn and Ilz, which causes very often problems due to floodings. But the inhabitants learned to live with it.

This was the start of our tour.
Till next time,
Johanna

Tags: Germany Danube Landscape and travel Passau

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Richsr Plus
8 90 219 England
16 Aug 2011 8:41AM
Glad you had a good trip Johanna, good details in this set of captures, looks an interesting place to visit.

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A wonderful day to be in this lovely City Johanna. I'm glad the cycling is fading into a memory and the images are coming to the front of your thoughts.

Dougie
helenlinda Plus
8 342 22 United Kingdom
16 Aug 2011 8:50AM
What beautiful buildings Johanna - glad the holiday went well Smile
Helen
JOKEN 6 3 10 United Kingdom
16 Aug 2011 9:08AM
The best thing about holidays is the planning of the next!! Three lovely images here. I think the first could benefit with some cropping of the foreground.
Ken
CarolG Plus
9 192 18 Greece
16 Aug 2011 9:36AM
Three beautiful compositions, Johanna, well captured. Carol
danbrann Plus
11 567 16
16 Aug 2011 9:54AM
What beautiful images to start your holidays with Johanna. I do hope the weather was kind to you and that you were able to enjoy t.
I'm sure the most enjoyable part of a woman's holiday is to get home,have a coffee then get the washing machine working overtime.
Thank you for giving so many of my recent images your attention.It was kind of you.
Danny
fentiger Plus
14 916 23 England
16 Aug 2011 10:23AM
An interesting and well composed set.

Albert
16 Aug 2011 11:54AM
An interesting set
Did you cycle the whole time ?
mikbee 8 3 8 Scotland
16 Aug 2011 12:04PM
Super images Johanna,and I look forward to your tour.
I have mentioned before that I am not well travelled,
and it is nice to see somewhere else than Leith Docks !!
Mick.
Joline Plus
9 27 52 United States
16 Aug 2011 12:26PM
How very beautiful. I look forward to taking the journey with you....but I'm glad it's you and not me on the bike!!!!!!
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
16 Aug 2011 12:26PM
wonderful set johanna brilliant detail fantastic colours v1 for me today a cracker nice one Wink
andy
16 Aug 2011 2:36PM
What a lovely town, it looks so pristine and well cared for. A wonderful holiday you must have had. Three beautiful images Johanna...........Sandy
EMJAYCEE Plus
6 9 10 England
16 Aug 2011 5:17PM
Hi Johanna, Glad you had a good holiday and am looking forward to seeing your images. My favourite to day is V1 and I have to disagree with my other half (Joken) as I think the foreground is OK.SmileSmileSmile
Joan.
pamelajean Plus
10 949 1785 United Kingdom
16 Aug 2011 5:19PM
So picturesque, a very attractive start to you sharing your holiday with us.
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
16 Aug 2011 6:13PM
The colors are beautiful in these lovely images! So glad you had a great time!
Wish i was you, looks amazing...cycling? Not to sure if i even can remember Smile
Super captures
P
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
16 Aug 2011 8:19PM
An excellent set of images of this beautiful riverside town, such wonderful colours, compositions and light. I look forward to seeing more from your cycling tour, I hope you are not too saddle sore!
kinfatric 11 550 9 Scotland
16 Aug 2011 8:29PM
Beautifully coloured images Johanna, I'm glad you enjoyed your holiday.
barmymarny 5 1 1 United Kingdom
16 Aug 2011 9:20PM
Well done Johanna this is a beauty. Lovely colourful capture.
Glad you had a good holiday Smile

Marilyn x
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
16 Aug 2011 10:03PM
What a delightful looking town Johanna. If the rest of the tour is anything like this we are in for a treat. Glad you survived.Grin
Ron
Carrie_1 5 2 6 Wales
16 Aug 2011 10:33PM
Some beautiful images of a lovely place
Caroline
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
16 Aug 2011 10:47PM
Lovely set of images, it looks such a beautiful place.

Hugh
DP_Imagery Plus
11 24 6 Wales
16 Aug 2011 11:22PM
Lovely crisp set of holiday images - looks wonderful.

Bruce
AnneWorner Plus
8 620 43 United States
17 Aug 2011 12:41AM
Three lovely captures from you trip. I am particularly drawn to the buildings in v3.
I wish we could get a little flooding in my part of the world! Scorching heat, drought, and fires - that's what's going on right now.......
Anne
Ray42 7 3 England
17 Aug 2011 6:38AM
Three delightful shots of this lovely place - glad yu survived and enjoyed the trip - looming forward to the rest
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2011 8:23AM
we cruised the Danube a few years back Joanna I look forward to more of your pics, already they look familiar to me - superb work
17 Aug 2011 2:58PM
Three lovely shots Johanna or a great looking place, can't wait to see the rest ------ but cycling, blimey you must be fit Tongue
Annette x
bayleaf1 5 7 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2011 8:00PM
What a super set.
Great compositions.
John.
LexEquine 9 19 United States
17 Aug 2011 10:55PM
'Superb set of {3} lovely scenic landscape & architectural images of such a beautiful idyllic place,' Johanna. Artistic work,...indeed. Smile

Ciao...Peter
18 Aug 2011 9:23PM
Fabulous images Johanna, a beautiful place.
Tony
19 Aug 2011 5:49PM
this is beautiful!!
JimV 9 6 3 Canada
20 Aug 2011 4:31AM
Oh my Johanna, these three wonderful shots have sure whetted my appetite for the rest of your journeying on the Danube, bring them on AQAP! Smile
Rgds., Jim
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
20 Aug 2011 12:35PM
Lovely set Jo, good to see you back,
Geoff.
21 Aug 2011 10:13AM
In a nutshell, gorgeous
Ridgeway 9 222 2 Ireland
21 Aug 2011 11:06AM
No,1 for me but liking all 3,beautiful buildings so well maintained.

Looking forward to more,

Aidan,,
23 Aug 2011 2:48PM
Looks a super place, Johanna - and it sounds like you had as good a time as I had in Switzerland Wink
Trev Smile
Mavis Plus
13 143 2 England
26 Aug 2011 11:24AM
There's no place like home even if you have a lovely holiday .This looks a very beautiful place to be Jo xxx
NeilWigan Plus
5 11 15 England
31 Aug 2011 12:16AM
lovely place well shot.
26 Sep 2011 4:24PM
Lovely set. A
Love your Building shots great for the manipulation which I like. Well done. WesternRed.

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