Watsons Bay is such a lovely place I can recommend for anyone visiting Sydney. It is just a short ferry ride from Circular Quay. There's a smallish harbourside beach. Great views to the open ocean can be seen after a short walk across The Gap. Slightly longer walk takes you to the Hornby Lighthouse with views to the strait that leads to Sydney Harbour. Along that path there's also another beach, Camp Cove. Watsons Bay also has a nice selection of restaurants including famous Doyles on the Beach on the right side of the picture.
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fanni (14381) 2014-03-26 12:56
it's such a nice warming scene! It is so sunny and bright that it makes me feel like stepping into this happy bit of life immediately!
excellent perspective! that nice seagull in the top left corner is a little bonus :)
dta (72959) 2014-03-26 13:11
Hello Kari ,
It seems to be a very pleasanr beach , with some buildings , but also interesting restaurants , greenery , and fine white sand .
A good idea to travel in Australia in January , so far from the long and cold finnish winter.
mesutilgim (90670) 2014-03-26 13:17
Very nice beach scenery. With good pov and layout.
TFS and best regards
rbassin (20990) 2014-03-26 13:52
un bon point de vue, montrant agréablement la courbe formée par la plage.
C'est bien vu, avec de belles couleurs.
ACL1978 (7511) 2014-03-26 17:22
Lovely beach scene, Kari, though there's frigheningy little beach here - so narrow! Hopefully this is high tide. There's so much to look at here, from the waders to the boat to the buildings just off the walkway. So much life in this little spot! Thanks, and congratulations on a creative title as well!
emka (89301) 2014-03-26 23:05
Hello Kari, This beach looks very nice indeed. It is rather narrow, but at least safe. Other beaches I saw some wide and beautiful beaches but with crocodiles and box jelly fishes. Nice summer photo.
WArm regrads MAlgo
jemaflor (91223) 2014-03-27 0:27
Beautiful view with this beach and people, good composition , good light capture, tfs.
saxo042 (37730) 2014-03-27 4:41
The beach provides an elegant curve in this picture. A very pleasant view here of summer and warmth.
pajaran (56558) 2014-03-29 13:10
Dobar tekst o zalivu sa opisom, lep pogled ...
Dobar trenutak snimka, kontrast i perspektiva, lepo pokazano mesto i trenutak, lepe boje.
Dobra kompozicija, lepo uhvacen trenutak, lepa plaza sa peskom.
Prijatno vece i lepa noc, sve najbolje.
A good article on the bay with a description, a nice view ...
Good time recording, contrast and perspective, nice place and shown the moment, pretty colors.
Good composition, well captured moment, a beautiful beach with sand.
Have a nice evening and night, all the best.
claudeD (36584) 2014-03-31 4:28
very fine seaside picture from Sydney with an excellent composition, fine clarity and sharpness. Your picture here gives really holiday feelings to me.TFS.
With regards from Luxembourg
ChrisJ (107083) 2014-04-05 12:45
My brother in law used to live 2 blocks back from here in Vaucluse so I know this area well. Parsley Bay nearby is also nice. The sweeping curve of the shoreline adds deep perspective and Doyle's Fish & Chips used to be an iconic restaurant although I know there are better cheaper and less tourist-ed restaurants around town. The harbor looks lovely and the gull fills a blank spot in the sky. Tfs!
- Copyright: Kari Tanskanen (ktanska) (26359)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2014-01-18
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Canon 7D, Canon EF 24-105mm f/4 L IS USM
- Exposure: f/8, 1/250 seconds
- Map: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Travelogue: Australia 2014
- Date Submitted: 2014-03-26 12:52