The Nera river at the beginning of the Nera Gorges, Romania

Here and there, small islands appear from the water, uncovering sand as fine as on a seashore - it's as if we are in a TV advertisement for an exotic, faraway place.

As evening comes, we feel a pleasant fatigue and acute hunger. The last stop brings us to a canyon paved with fine sand, the undulating walls rising high above the ground, washed by water. At the canyon’s end, there is a kind of a natural amphitheatre, surrounded by vertical walls from three directions. And above us - a sky of an indescribable blue.

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Copyright: Michael Pop
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Taken: 22/09/2009
Uploaded: 22/09/2009
Updated: 16/06/2014


Tags: nera; river; nerei; gorges; islands; island; rocks; mountains; romania
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