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white sand and phthalo water 7-24

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7-24 journal

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7-24 map

map showing distance travelled (map from Google Earth)

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I love the salt water, so it is no surprise that my favorite views on my virtual bike trip are those along the coast.  Near Penare, I discovered a spot where a stone house overlooks a sandy beach.  The water was the color of the phthalo blue in my paint box …

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7-24 beach

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Near the beach, where a stream runs across the road, is an interesting ford.  It looks like there was once a bridge at the crossing, but the encroachment of sand and vegetation made it easier to ford the stream.  I would love to know the history of this stream crossing …

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7-24 ford

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Best View:  a house by the sea near Penare, the road lined with crowds of purple flowers (my painting looks quite different from the inspiration, above) …

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Aug 24, 2013 'purple mallow near Penare'  Jane Tims

Aug 24, 2013 ‘purple mallow near Penare’ Jane Tims

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Copyright  2013  Jane Tims

Written by jane tims

September 20, 2013 at 7:10 am

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