Travel Photography Photos tagged as boats
The Vedettes du Pont Neuf boats can let over 500 people on just one tour, to experience the capital city of France as well as see everything from a different view along the River Seine in Paris.
In this photo you can see one of the Vedettes du Pont Neuf boats docked at the quay besides the Pont Neuf bridge where you can board on one of the tour boats to experience Paris.
A photo taken from the bank of the River Seine you can see the Pont de Bir-Hakeim bridge in Paris, showing the two tier bridge which has a Metro going over the top with a road and foot path beneath it, as well as many houseboats along the river's edge.
From the other bank you can see one of the Vedettes du Pont Neuf boats at its dock along the River Seine, and above it you can see the equestrian statue of King Henri IV on the Ile de la Cite island.
In this photo you can see the La Conciergerie from a distance and from the other side of the River Seine, showing transportation in the form of cars as well as a tour boat along the water.
Boatmen getting ready for the morning at the Ghats in Varanasi. The Boatman and his Boat Has Been a significant and interesting subject of myths. In Greek mythology, Charon or Kharon is the ferryman of Hades who carries souls of the newly deceased across the rivers Styx and Acheron That divided the world of the living from the world of the dead. The ancient Egyptian myths of boatmen ferrying both - the living and the dead in the Nile is well Documented. There is Noah and his Arc in the Old Testament, not to forget the Boatmen in the Sea of Galilee who were associated with one of the first miracles of Jesus .... Here, one can not imagine Banaras now: Boats in the Ganges .. .. Its metaphoric overtones are a strong part of the vibrant canvas that is inseparably interwoven with this ancient City.
Boats tied waiting for the rush of Tourists at Day time.