D171. Feb 17. Brighton Beach ? La Dolce Vita

Capture d’écran 2014-02-18 à 12.18.13Imagine for a second that you take the metro in Melbourne’ city center. Like you would do in Paris, Madrid, London…

Capture d’écran 2014-02-18 à 12.06.54 Imagine that five metro stations later, there would be palm trees on the platforms !

Capture d’écran 2014-02-18 à 12.17.24When you exit, buildings and houses tell you how special is Brighton Beach, in Melbourne’ Bay.

Capture d’écran 2014-02-18 à 12.07.59 Now, imagine you walk for ten minutes on the shore. And here you are, on that beach, full of colorful wood shelters, were locals store their surfs, kayaks, snorkeling equipment… Some of them even have a sofa in there, so that they can read a book when autumn comes… Imagine…

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Capture d’écran 2014-02-18 à 12.13.21 Beyond the beauty of those constructions, the nice thing is to see that everyone is having its own activities, without annoying the others. Everyone remains quiet.

Capture d’écran 2014-02-18 à 12.09.22A couple…

Capture d’écran 2014-02-18 à 12.14.00 A Life Saving Course…

Capture d’écran 2014-02-18 à 12.14.27 A lazy band of teenagers typing on their smartphones…

Capture d’écran 2014-02-18 à 12.15.05 Nap addicts…

Capture d’écran 2014-02-18 à 12.16.04 A reader…

Capture d’écran 2014-02-18 à 12.15.38Apparently, the surf Rescue Team doesn’t have much to do…

Capture d’écran 2014-02-18 à 12.16.59 And we love it !!!
Capture d’écran 2014-02-18 à 12.17.48 Though, eventually, we have to leave… We will be back.

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