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Beaches Do you have a favourite beach? Know of any activities on specific beaches?

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Old 11-07-2008, 18:21
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No sand sculptures on the Pine Walk beaches this year- I really missed seeing them
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Old 12-07-2008, 23:56
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I wonder what happened to them then? We were out end of May and they were there then. Perhaps the land tax was too much for them!!
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Old 03-08-2008, 20:42
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Originally Posted by easylife1 View Post
No sand sculptures on the Pine Walk beaches this year- I really missed seeing them

They were there at the end of May this year.


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Old 05-08-2008, 11:20
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Ahh....they were early this year, I didn't realise....I was surprised not to see the sandcastles too. I visit the same time each year; end July - beg Aug. and there they have been proudly standing.... so beautiful & amazing. Other than that.... a wonderful holiday as always...

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Old 05-08-2008, 18:56
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one thing i herd about these people is, they make lots, and lots, and lots of money..... anyone els heard this?

think about it, how many people walk past? even if 1% of those people donate something to you, your quids in!
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Old 08-08-2008, 11:31
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What i was told was there were a few towards the begining of the summer, however we had a bit of a wet spell in pp through may, obviously sand + Rain = no money for the sculpters! so they had to fins a drier spot...
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Old 09-08-2008, 17:33
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Just got back after 2 weeks in the very hot sun.
No sand sculpters to be seen, which was a bit of a shame.
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Old 09-08-2008, 22:41
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Just back home this afternoon from 10 day stay in PP. Had a really fab time! We were sorry not to see any sand sculptures during our holiday BUT lo and behold! yesterday afternoon (ie Friday 8 August) a very beautiful castle appeared on beach close to the beginning of the pedestrian area. Just rounded off our holiday nicely!
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Old 10-08-2008, 11:27
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I am glad to hear the Sand Sculptors are back. We love to stand and watch them at work, i think they are very talented and if they can make a few euros for doing it then why not, good luck to them.
Living the dream in PP with my glass half full .
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Old 11-08-2008, 19:06
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I love to see them, late evening all lit up with nightlights! I'm really pleased that they are back, they can have my euro next holiday. Definately worth every cent.
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Old 15-08-2008, 10:12
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Our kids were also disappointed until this turned up..

Picasa Web Albums - Tim - Sand Sculpture
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Old 17-08-2008, 18:40
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Fantastic photo, that is exactly the image i was thinking of!!!
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Old 18-08-2008, 09:50
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haha, nice photo! When was this taken?
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Old 19-08-2008, 13:34
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Just checked the picture - it was taken on the 8th August this year. You can check by downloading the photo and looking at its properties!!
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Old 20-08-2008, 12:37
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They seem to be back, but not that often. I think I only saw three in a fortnight and two of those were serpents, not the usual castles I remember.

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