Rocks and Beach at Ilfracombe

This is one of the small beaches in Ilfracombe, North Devon. It was a wet, grey day and the dark sands and stone with the mist in the distance make it look quite sinister. I can't help thinking that if there was a beach in Mordor, it would look a bit like this - look, it appears that the Addams family live on that hilltop!

Seriously though, the seaside normally conjours up images of sunshine and sandcastles - but it's still just as picturesque in dull weather. You can see the rain falling against the backdrop of that dark rock. It was the end of December, after all!

Rocks and Beach at Ilfracombe

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