sunsets


Its been quite a warm and hazy day today which usually bodes well for a corker of a sunset.

I sat on the front porch for a bit as the sun made its way down and lit up the sky

sunset palm

sunset palm

I popped out to get a few beers and a couple of bottles of wine just before the sun went all the way down, then headed a couple of minutes down the road to where all the big posh houses sit high on the dunes overlooking the ocean.

The sunset was lovely and mellow – there’s no wind today and it was so peaceful on the beach. A school (or is is pod?) of dolphins were swimming lazing circles in the bay and a few people were swimming in the last light. Perfect.

steps

steps


sunset

sunset

The best thing about really still and quiet evenings is I can hear the ocean from my bed as I fall asleep.

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6 Comments on “sunsets

    • It is – I live 600m away from the sea, but its really loud some nights, not sure I’d want to live closer, you’d not be able to hear yourself think!

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  1. I’d commit murder for views like that close to where I lived… damn landlocked countries..! Over here, we spend a small fortune for the privilege of taking a trip and getting what seems to be right next door to you!

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    • There’s beauty to be had in most places – we have a nice coastline and the natural landscape is nice, but the cities and towns have next to no charm. Its swings and roundabouts I guess. I used to love a walk in the woods in the UK, can’t do that so easily here (40 mins drive) so the beach it is..

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