Kitted out with helmets, wetsuits, buoyancy aids and paddles, our team piles into two inflatable rafts, drifting gently downriver .
As his body floats in a boat downriver toward Lyon all the bells of the region miraculously begin to sound.
Men with short back and sides dressed in gleaming white singlets and shorts set off downriver while a little coxswain in a cap urges them on.
One of the airmen landed in the river still in his ejector seat but was able to deploy his dinghy, while the other drifted off downriver .
As the sun came out, long after the anti-European convoy had passed downriver (strangely, towards continental Europe), a loudhailer bus could be heard ranting about the British National Party.
The Yangtze flood crest will roll on downriver toward Wuhan, a city of more than 7 million people already working frantically to shore up its defenses.
Some minor relief measures have been undertaken downriver of Carlow and these have made a difference.
The only solution was to submerge in the brown waters of the Amazon River and wait for a riverboat to take you downriver again.
Realizing it was impossible to scout the inaccessible stretches and unknown features downriver , he made the difficult but prudent decision to end the expedition.
The Riverfront line is too short in comparison - you expect it to go further downriver , at least towards the Crescent City Connection Bridge.