Tag Archives: dunes

282 Walney Island (North)

The empty beach stretches out to the distant sea, and beyond that rows of wind turbines wave like ghostly figures on the horizon.
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238 Rhosneigr to Valley

DANGER DO NOT LOITER. The sign appears to be a personal insult referring to my walking speed, but is actually a warning aimed at enthusiastic plane spotters. Continue reading

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183(pm) Burry Port to Pembrey

I watch a dumper truck clearing sand from the beach, walk past a mussel farm, and get lost in Pembrey Country Park. Continue reading

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180b Broughton Bay and Whiteford Sands

I spend hours wandering along a never-ending beach, see an old iron lighthouse, watch as the coastline shifts in front of my eyes, and discover some mysterious shell mounds. Continue reading

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173b Porthcawl to Kenfig Dunes

I walk along the seaside at Porthcawl, and get lost in Kenfig Dunes. Continue reading

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173a Ogmore-by-Sea to Porthcawl

I walk up Ogmore River and get lost in the dunes of Merthyr-Mawr. Continue reading

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Stage 10. Caister to Great Yarmouth to Corton

I am surprised by the lack of care for sand dunes in Great Yarmouth and experience a moment of stillness under the pier. Further along the coast, I come to an area where a whole section of cliff has slipped down …. The path has disappeared. Continue reading

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