Tag Archives: El Playazo

November sunshine – El Playazo

Taken this afternoon at the beach, El Playazo de Rodalquilar. You can see more photos on our other blog – https://countryhouseinspain.wordpress.com/2016/11/19/november-sunshine-in-el-playazo/ Advertisements

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Fortress by the beach in the New Year

Photo taken yesterday morning, 1st January on the beach, El Playazo. The fortress, Bateria de San Ramon, was built to protect the coast and the village of Rodalquilar a few km inland from Berber pirates after the smaller, 16th century … Continue reading

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Botanists behind the beach

Botanists from Kew Gardens, on their annual field trip to the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata, studying the flora behind El Playazo beach, Rodalquilar this afternoon. If you are interested in prints of any of my photos or reproduction … Continue reading

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Cottages on the beach

Cottages on the beach at El Playazo, Rodalquilar photographed this afternoon. The sea and sky were beautiful contrasting colours of blue and I have always liked the white cubes of the two casitas behind the beach. If you are interested … Continue reading

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Wild coast

This photo of the coastline of the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata was taken from El Playazo this afternoon. It was sunny this morning but at midday the wind sprung up and clouds blew in from the sea. I … Continue reading

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Friends on the beach

This afternoon on El Playazo beach Kirsten asked if I would take a portrait photo of her with her friend, Jantina. You can see the result below but I also took this casual shot of the two of them and … Continue reading

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Bartje and Kirsten

Kirsten, a charming Dutch lady told me that she was never able to get a good photo of her little dachshund, Bartje. He always turned out too dark in her photos. In this shot, taken on el Playazo this afternoon, … Continue reading

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