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Ilfracombe's Bathing Tunnels

On the way home from West Country weekend, we stopped in at Ilfracombe – which until then I’d only heard of in passing as a seaside pit-stop on an oldie road trip.   169 more words

Over The Bridge

On your bike around Ilfracombe 

I love cycling, my road bike is one of my favourite possessions and I get a real sense of freedom when riding. I love running too, but sadly my left knee doesn’t anymore. 290 more words


478-495: Chardonnay Returns and into Devon

K starts blogging … finally, after a bit of a gap

478-482 – Friday 16th – Tuesday 20th September 2016:  Passing Time

It’s horrible.  I know it really is not a major disaster in the grand scheme of things, but …  We’ve still no Chardonnay …we have pretty much lived in her for 18 months and all of a sudden she and every thing she stands for is on hold.   2,726 more words

UK Tour 2016

Ilfracombe in the rain

Last week we had a couple of days away in North Devon in the resort of Ilfracombe, just 2 hours drive from here.  We booked a pleasant B&B (busman’s holiday for us) but thought a change of scenery would be good.  315 more words


Ilfracombe at dusk

A warm August evening in Ilfracombe as the sun sets over a tranquil harbour.

ISO 400 – 27mm – f5.0 – 1/30


Walking around Ilfracombe, North Devon

My first proper trip to Devon and Cornwall started in Ilfracombe in North Devon. The weather was rather moody, but it turned out to make pretty good sightseeing and photographing conditions, as the wind and clouds made the place look very dramatic. 456 more words


Lobster pots

Lobster pots sit and wait at the end of the quay,

Waiting their turn to return to the sea.

1/250 –  f8 – ISO 100 – 35mm