Travel theme: Beaches

Ailsa’s travel theme this week is Beaches. Click here to see the other entries.

Well, I’ve certainly visited a few beaches in my life. Here are some of my favourites:


I couldn’t write a post about beaches without including a photo of the local beach where I grew up in Thornton-Cleveleys, Lancashire.


Port Eynon on the incredibly beautiful Gower in South Wales.

Xi Beach

I took this photo on Kefalonia. It wasn’t the best beach on the island, but I loved the colours of the parasols against the red sand.

Myrtos Beach

The famous Myrtos Beach, subject of many a Greek postcard.

White Rocks

The dramatic White Rocks, also in Kefalonia. Sadly, the waves were washing the sand away right before our eyes. Unless they’ve imported some more since I took this photo about six years ago, this beach has probably disappeared by now.


And finally, sunset over Whitesands in West Wales.

3 Replies to “Travel theme: Beaches”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s