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A winter break in the Algarve

My first trip of 2018 was a short break to visit my Dad and Step-Mum who retired in Lagos, a historic yet buzzing town in Portugal’s Algarve. 391 more words


Attempting to describe; Halong Bay

Halong Bay; A description of Rocks.  20th of December,2017.

  • One (rock formation) stands straight; stoic and respectable like a Catholic monk bowing to his master. The garb hangs down into a straight line over his feet, barely hovering above the water.
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Basalt, A Hexagonal Rock Formation

Basalt, an igneous rock formed by the heat of volcanoes, has a distinct hexagonal structure.

This informational sign from the Columbia Gorge in Oregon explains the volcanic process in which basalt is formed.

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Flannel Flower Beach (West Head)

A scramble over rocks to reach a narrow and exposed beach on West Head.

Looking for short walk to do with one of the kids not too far from home after Christmas lunch, I found a beach that hopefully could be accessed via the… 501 more words