7.6.11

Bucket List #6: achieved

I love the fact that Josh and I have been able to make so many special Aberystwyth memories in the last few weeks. One particular evening from last week will stay with me for a long time; it was bitter-sweet in many ways because it contained so many of things that I’m going to miss most…

·      Spontaneous trips to the beach

·      Fish and Chips by the waves
·      The amazing sunsets



·      …and these two. Tom and Naomi are some of our best friends in Aber. It makes my heart sad that we’re not going to be able to impulsively meet for a games evenings or afternoons of fun anymore.
You might remember that one of our bucket list items was to have a fire on the beach, and so as the sun set we gathered up some scraps of wood and made a fire. It wasn’t very successful (probably because the boys thought it would burn better if you put wine on it – turns out it doesn’t) so we hijacked someone else’s fire further up the beach when they left!



To top it all off we saw a dolphin skimming across the sea, turned golden by the setting sun.
P.E.R.F.E.C.T
Josh and Rachel’s Aberystwyth Bucket List
1. Watch the sun rise from Pendinas {the hill above the town}
2. See the submerged forest in Borth
3. Visit Soar y Mynydd
4. Buy a love spoon
5. Walk from Llanfair Clydogau to Tregaron
6. Have a bonfire on the beach
7. Have a meal at the
Harbour Master
8. Go dancing with all the gang
9. Visit Strata Florida
10. See Aberystwyth from the sea

8 comments:

  1. I'm glad you're having all these sweet memories and experiences!!
    These pictures are soooo beautiful!!
    I love them!

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  2. These photos look great. Like they are straight out of the Boden catalogue! And I'm on about light again: I love the warm golden tones of this evening on the beach!

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  3. Great pictures! It looks like you had some amazing times with good friends! :)

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  4. Beautiful photos. One of those special days you will long remember.

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  5. Who thought that wine would make the fire burn better?! Why not just pour on water next time?

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  6. Oh WOW! Those pictures of the sunset/beach/water were breathtaking! You're so talented. The hardest part of moving on to a new season is having to say goodbye. I cry like a baby when I have to say goodbye to friends. I hope you're able to stay in touch and plan visits often enough to keep the friendship strong!! :)

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  7. Absolutely beautiful pictures!! I loved them!

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  8. love the pictures! looks like so much fun!

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