Thursday, March 15, 2012

City of Three Rivers

The River Inn meets the River Danube, the historical center Altstadt from Passau, Germany, 2008
Passau (previously Latin: Batavis or Batavia) is a town in Lower Bavaria, Germany. It is also known as the Dreiflüssestadt or "City of Three Rivers," because the Danube is joined at Passau by the Inn from the south and the Ilz from the north.
In an impressiv areal view you may watch the different colors from the rivers.
Passau was an ancient Roman colony and is worth a visit.

Linked to Sky Watch Friday


Kay L. Davies said...

Wow, the mighty Danube. I haven't seen it yet, but would like to.
In Canada we have a "Three Rivers" city called Trois Rivieres, in the province of Quebec.

Tatjana Parkacheva said...

Beautiful composition in this photo.

Regards and best wishes

Steffi said...

Tolles Foto für SWF!

Unknown said...

Great capture!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

HansHB said...

I like you composition!
Great sky with kind - of dramatic clouds!
Happy skywatch!

Unknown said...

Beautiful photo.

Anonymous said...

great shot!

Anonymous said...

So beautiful with those silhouettes.

Randy said...

I love the blue one of this photograph.