Tag: atlantic

  • Berlengas Island

    written by zulupt on 2009-10-24 #places
    Berlengas Island

    The Berlengas Island is located on the Atlantic Ocean at 11Km (seven miles) of the city of Peniche, Portugal. The Berlenga Island is a part of the Berlengas archipelago which is composed by a group of very small islands: Islet of Farilhões, Islets of Estrelas (stars), Islet of Forcadas and Berlengas Island. The Island is small: 1.5K (approximately one mile) by 800 meters (half a mile) by 85 meters high, you can visit the whole island in a day. The Island is made out of beautiful rose granite and in the spring and summer it is covered by beautiful flowers.

  • Cabo Sardão, Portugal

    written by photohuggers on 2010-08-06 #places
    Cabo Sardão, Portugal

    Cabo Sardão, is an astonishing cape over Atlantic Ocean in southern Portugal. It will leave you dazzled with its amazing cliff views, as well as several arms of steep and crested land rock stretch over the sea, on which the blue waves clash with explosions of white foam.

  • Windy Ericeira in the Cliffs of the Atlantic

    written by saidseni on 2010-07-30 #places
    Windy Ericeira in the Cliffs of the Atlantic

    Ericeira is a fisherman village placed in the cliffs facing the Atlantic and surrounded by beaches that attract both surfers and tourists. It is located 35km northwest from Lisbon. The cliffs where it stands provide great views of the Atlantic ocean and the magnificent sunsets over the sea.

  • Cabo Espichel (Sesimbra, Portugal)

    written by photohuggers on 2010-06-11 #places
    Cabo Espichel (Sesimbra, Portugal)

    Cabo Espichel is a cape near Sesimbra with breathtaking views of its cliffs and a sanctuary with an unique story. Besides that there are Jurassic dinosaur trackways, a lighthouse and some abandoned facilities.

  • Viana do Castelo in Black and White

    written by -alia- on 2012-05-08 #places
    Viana do Castelo in Black and White

    The Atlantic Sea plays a very important role in Portugal’s history and culture. In Minho, the pleasant weather and aged villages result in the perfect combination. The moment I return to my country, this is the city that I want to live in: Viana do Castelo.

  • Sunset Watching at Camps Bay, South Africa

    written by neja on 2012-06-05 #places
    Sunset Watching at Camps Bay, South Africa

    The best sunset spot in the entire world. If you are into sunsets like me, you would definitely appreciate Camps Bay Beach in Cape Town. It's easy to reach, there are lots of restaurants and bars where you can savor your drinks while enjoying the magnificent scenery of the Atlantic or you can spend hours on the beach itself.

  • Playa de Las Teresitas, Tenerife

    written by neja on 2010-05-16 #places
    Playa de Las Teresitas, Tenerife

    Playa de Las Teresitas- one of the Tenerife island' most beautiful beaches.

  • Summer Hot Spots: Ons Island

    written by rudemuinho on 2013-09-03 #places
    Summer Hot Spots: Ons Island

    "The island wants you back…" No, this isn't a new Lostseason, just the feeling that remains after loving and leaving the island. I don't mind if the island actually wants me back, I'll go back anyway because I want it.

  • Cabo Silleiro Lighthouse

    written by jaalvarez on 2010-01-03 #places
    Cabo Silleiro Lighthouse

    The lighthouse is placed to 42º 06 ´3 north latitude and 08º 53´ 8 longitude west, to a 30 meters height on the area and 85 meters over the sea level. A white light meets in groups of 2+1 twinkles every 15 seconds on a scope of 35 nautical miles.

  • Solo Photowalk Routes: Bermuda’s South Shore Beaches

    written by deepfried_goodness on 2013-04-23 #places
    Solo Photowalk Routes: Bermuda’s South Shore Beaches

    Soft pink sand, interesting little coves and coconut palms rustling in salty sea air of the unending Atlantic, Bermuda's south shore beaches in March are a perfect quiet walk when you just want to get away from it all.

  • The Place Where the Earth Suddenly Stops

    written by trincheiras on 2012-07-13 #places
    The Place Where the Earth Suddenly Stops

    Cabo Espichel sets an abrupt frontier between the earth and the sea. With gigantic cliffs, magnificent views, and a rebellious ocean all in the same place, it sets the mood to deeply understanding how small human nature is.

  • Schouwen-Duiveland (Netherlands)

    written by stinketier on 2008-11-17 #places
    Schouwen-Duiveland (Netherlands)

    The Schouwen-Duiveland is a part of the Netherlands and it's a kind of a island.