Primož Jakopin, photo diary

Playa La Francesa, Isla La Graciosa

April 29, 2016, 13 pictures

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29906. View across the fields of coarse lava sand, the sea to the morning sun behind the low clouds



29907. The sea and the clouds above Roque del Este reef (in the distance)



Caleta de Sebo, Isla la Graciosa


29908. Sailing boats in the harbour



29909. Evita Beach - one of the many apartment complexes along the coast to the west



From Caleta de Sebo to Playa La Francesa


29912. View of Montaña Amarilla across one of the Bahia del Salado lagoons



29913. The snack site under the sun shade in heavy cold wind



29915. View southeast across the beach, El Rio strait, the cliff and to Montaña Corona



Playa La Francesa


29922. View of the beach, the only suitable one on the island with tranquil sea, without oceanic waves and with sand both in the water and ashore



29923. View across El Rio strait with a lonesome sailing boat, propelled by its jib



29925. The beach was sparsely populated until noon when two large catamarans, packed with tourists (local arrangement) arrived.



29924. The RIB (rigid inflatable) boat from Graciosa Sail catamaran unloaded the first batch of tourists ashore. On the first ride the boat brought 5 small plastic kayaks for the tourists to enjoy (in shifts).



29935. A cloud above El Rio strait





29937. Harbour Master boat in the port



  Jameo de la Gentes, Eastern Cave, Lanzarote, April 28     Haría Artisanal Fair, Lanzarote, April 30  

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