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Monday, July 30, 2012

Danube-Auen National Park

From Wikipedia:
The Danube-Auen National Park (German: Nationalpark Donau-Auen) covers 93 square kilometres in Vienna and Lower Austria and is one of the largest remaining floodplains of the Danube in Middle Europe.


The park was designated an IUCN category II national park and spans the areas of Vienna (Lobau), Groß-Enzersdorf, Orth an der Donau, Eckartsau, Engelhartstetten, Hainburg, Bad Deutsch-Altenburg, Petronell-Carnuntum, Regelsbrunn, Haslau-Maria Ellend, Fischamend and Schwechat.

Danube River, near Hainburg, Austria, 2008
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4 comments:

Gary said...

Beautiful area. Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

eileeninmd said...

Austria looks beautiful, lovely scenes. Beautiful photos, thanks for sharing.

ArtMuseDog and Carol said...

Wow! Fantastic shots and Danube looks so beautiful ~~ thanks, namaste, (A Creative Harbor)

Black Jack's Carol said...

Looks like a beautiful spot to be. I have such a romantic notion of the Blue Danube because of the waltz that I learned as a child.