Sea Defences

In the water by the pier at Hotel Los Fariones in Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote. The defences are needed. After winter storms this year it looks like some beaches in Puerto Del Carmen and Playa Blanca lost about 30cm of sand in some areas. Rocks are uncovered that I’ve never seen. Hopefully the beaches willRead More »

Before the Elysian

The Elysian, the tallest storeyed building in the Republic of Ireland was completed in 2008, but before that An Post had a sorting office on the site, and before that it was a train station. Out of the shot to the left were buildings belonging to Suttons on Albert Quay up until 2015 but haveRead More »

Pechiguera Lighthouse

This is a lighthouse to the west of Playa Blanca on the island of Lanzarote. This was my first time to visit the lighthouse and it was very windy. My camera resting on an unextended tripod almost blew over! Then there are the tourists, who insist on driving right up to the building and parkingRead More »