Passing Through a Lock on The Dnieper River, Ukraine

http://www.TravelsWithSheila.com The Viking River Cruise passes through five locks on its way down the Dnieper River from Kiev into the Black Sea. A lock is a device that raises and lowers boats between different river levels. The first lock passed through was at 1a and perhaps a few passengers stayed awake to watch. Not us! The Lomonosov passed through the second lock during the day and it was quite an experience for both passengers who rushed on desk with cameras, and locals who stood watching. Very unique...