Channels of Netherlands Became a Skating Rink

Channels of Netherlands Became a Skating Rink

In the capital of the Netherlands a few of the famous urban canals are frozen, giving residents plenty of opportunity to go skating. They are really enjoying it, have a look…..

1. People skating on frozen canal Prinsengracht in Amsterdam. (Margaret Faber, AP)
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3. Youth on the frozen canal Keizersgracht in Amsterdam. (Peter Dejong, AP)

Channels of Netherlands Became a Skating Rink

4. Under the bridge on the canal ice Brouversgraht is especially thin, so they has to pass, one by one. (Peter Dejong, AP)

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5. People skating on frozen canal Keizersgracht. (Margriet Faber, AP)

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6. Woman tying laces on the skates on the Keizersgracht canal in Amsterdam. While usual sporting events can not be conducted due to the frost, the Dutch are pleased to reduce the temperature, for now there is hope that next month it will be possible to hold the race on skates “By 11 cities”, which was last held in the local channels in 1997, 15 years ago. (Peter Dejong, AP) Channels of Netherlands Became a Skating Rink (5)7. People relaxing on an old boat on the frozen canal Prinsengracht. During the night the temperature in Amsterdam fell to -7 ° C. (Peter Dejong, AP) Channels of Netherlands Became a Skating Rink (6)

8. Fans skating on the frozen canal Prinsengracht in Amsterdam. (Peter Dejong, AP)

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9. The woman pulling children on the ice in a plastic tub. (Peter Dejong, AP)

960 Channels in the Netherlands have turned into a skating rink

10. Amateur skating with a stroller at the frozen canal (Peter Dejong, AP)

1062 Channels in the Netherlands have turned into a skating rink

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