Tuesday, July 22, 2008

a salty weekend

This weekend we've been to Slanic Prahova and I actually swam for the first time in the salty lake. A weird sensation, since this high concentration of salt in the water just pushes you to the surface, so all you can do is use your hands - your feet will just float above the water :).
Some people found some other kind of fun, floating on a wooden platform,
and sometimes trying to sink it... without any results of course :).
PS: the maximum depth of this lake is 15 m!
Happy Tuesday!

8 comments:

  1. another amazing capture lara.

    have a nice day!!!

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  2. Wow looked like a nice way to cool off in your summer. Nice photo.

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  3. Ypu must feel salty after a swim like that.

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  4. I swam in the Dead Sea once, strange feeling just to float without trying. But I touched my eye and couldn't open it for 10 minutes.

    Thank you for your visit to flying.

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  5. What fun! Thanks for the description of swimming in that. Sounds challenging!

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  6. Oh goodness, that reminds me of a couple of years ago when I went to Cojocna to the salt lake there. Unfortunately I freaked out at all the people there, and had a panic attack in the lake, it was really embarrassing! So now I think I shall enjoy your photos, but you won't tempt me to come into the water!

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  7. A beautiful day to float in the sun's warmth!

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  8. Great fun this people had on this lake! Beautiful photos, indeed!

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