Weekly Photo Challenge: Sea and Sunsets

The sun starts to set behind a line of yachts in the harbour
The sun starts to set behind a line of yachts in the harbour

There is something about sunsets and beaches that make me feel close to nature. It is as if you get a glimpse of the magnificence of nature through a sunset over the ocean.

As the sun sets the beach starts to cool down after a hot sunny day
As the sun sets the beach starts to cool down after a hot sunny day
The beach is deserted and I really appreciated the quiet  with the sunset
The beach is deserted and I really appreciated the quiet with the sunset

 Walking along at the stretch of beach at the harbour in Richards Bay on a lovely summer evening in December. Sitting down watching the sunset across the harbour and lost in thought.

A lovely sunset between the yacht in the harbour
A lovely sunset between the yacht in the harbour
The perfect time for a sun-downer on the beach
The perfect time for a sun-downer on the beach
The last rays of sunlight reflecting of the water and bringing with it a cool breeze
The last rays of sunlight reflecting of the water and bringing with it a cool breeze

We don’t stop and just watch the sunset often enough in our busy lives. We should all watch a sunset at least once a week as it only takes a couple of minutes and it really has a calming effect!

As the last rays fade we say goodbye to a lovely day
As the last rays fade we say goodbye to a lovely day
A peacefulness descends over me as I watch the sunset
A peacefulness descends over me as I watch the sunset

 I really think that South Africa still has some very beautiful beaches and that the sunsets are spectacular!!

Walking along the beach just before dark descends onto it
Walking along the beach just before dark descends onto it

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37 comments

  1. With you 100% on the beauty of South Africa’s coast and its sunsets Janaline! Some day I’d love to go back; meanwhile, your photos have given me a reminder of some lovely memories!

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