It’s now secret that the winter of 2009/10 will be remembered long after others as the winter of snow, ice and devastation in Europe.

We’ve discovered that after the initial excitement of the ‘winter wonderland’ and the 100s of pictures you take, the snow closes down normal life, clogs up the roads and when thawing, turns everything into a mass of black ice – not good for walking on, driving on or trying to move over.

The supposedly harmless and photogenic icicle is a case in point. It can sheer away from a roof and become a potentially fatal javelin.

So pretty –

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Till one breaks off –

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Stand under that – or under this :

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Even in Megeve, they warn the pedestrians with signs everywhere –

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[Attention! Icicles above!]

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One Response to “Icicles – Weapons of Destruction”

  1. invicta watch review on December 29th, 2010 7:59 am

    You should really moderate the comments here
    Interesting blog though

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