Posts Tagged “frozen canal”

Random February 14, 2012

Last of the ice for now, and some random views around town. click to zoom in Winter sunset, shot from the ice with a vintage Contax lens. Winter sunset, couple walking on the ice. Skate tracks in the ice Water level rises and drops, causing very noisy ice. the Prinsengracht across the Amstel river. A […]

More winter pictures, and the sunken houseboat was raised.

Through a massive effort of a crane ship, divers and helpful by-standers the sunken houseboat was raised and drained. Also, the ice keeps growing, the kids keep skating, an impromptu classical concert erupted on the ice on the Prinsengracht and my neighbor got a convertible G-Wagon. click on them to zoom in. Now THERE’s some […]

Frozen gracht (canal)

Woke up early this morning to find the canal was frozen over with a light dusting of snow. Last weekend the weather suddenly went colder and yesterday ice blocks started appearing in the grachten (canals). Over the next few days heavy snowfall is predicted. ^^click pic to zoom in^^ Frozen Amsterdam canal, early winter morning […]