Posts tagged with falmouth

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8 Bountiful Sea Glass Beaches in Cornwall

Our beaches are scattered with little translucent treasures, but some are more bountiful than others. Here are 8 of the best sea glass beaches in cornwall.read more


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Sea View Sunrise: #1 Pendennis Point

Sunrise viewed from pendennis point headland in falmouth, looking across to st anthony head on the roseland. I used a gopro 3+ silver edition. 1 shot taken every 5 seconds for 30 minutes, beginning at 7.24am.read more


A Cornish Summer's Eve

Well this was a rather nice way to spend my friday evening. I jumped on a friend’s boat in falmouth and went out towards st mawes for a spot of fishing. Ah the cornish life isn’t a bad one sometimes! A cornish summer’s everead more


Sea View Time Machine: #3 Gyllyngvase Beach

In the mid-1800's cornwall was the world's leading producer of tin, with over 2,000 mines in operation and over 30% of its male population working in them. Sadly, with rising competition from abroad this would not last and the next 50 years saw devastating decline in th…read more


Why we love watching the sea

Something very strange happens to us human beings when we look out at the sea. It’s not the slightly open mouth or the sighs of ‘ooh’ and ‘aah’ that involuntarily escape it. Rather, it is the overwhelming feeling of calm, well-being and oneness with the big blue expanse…read more