Saturday, 20 July 2013

By the Seaside, By the Sea

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On Thursday I drove a couple of friends and I to Birling Gap, a pretty little stone beach nestled in the Seven Sisters. It was a baking hot day, and after burning quite a tremendous amount on Wednesday after falling asleep by the pool (rookie error) I was more excited about our bbq lunch than soaking up some rays.

After having a little paddle and complaining about the heat (typically British), we got a bit peckish and set up our disposable barbecue. Much to our dismay, us three 19 year olds couldn't get it to work. After some huffing and puffing, we packed up our chipolatas and cous cous and headed off to the quaint little village of East Dean.

I had lunch in The Tiger Inn back in May (remember this post?) so knew it would be perfect to rescue our rumbling tummy's. I had a delicious smoked salmon and prawn salad, whilst attempting to cool down in the shade.

Although it wasn't the day we had planned, it was still lovely to visit the beach and our lunch was very yummy, even though it wasn't a seaside barbecue!

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12 comments

  1. I love the Seven Sisters and the sea, great photos, I love these types of posts, I love your blog xx

    http://ourstorycanresume.blogspot.co.uk/

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  2. I love the beach, but I've never been to Birling Gap before. Your pictures are lovely and it sounds like you had a great time :)xo

    http://901lovely.blogspot.co.uk/

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  3. Oh, little paradise! Looks so beautiful. xx

    Martyna | NEON MIZZLE

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  4. Aw, I totally feel your pain at not being able to make the BBQ work! lol That would totally happen to me, too...
    xox
    giedre

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  5. Good idea to make the most of this weather! x

    http://ellenunderwater.blogspot.co.uk/

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  6. Beautiful photography! ♥ I live near the sea, so it's always nice to walk down to the beach (especially in this hot weather).

    Abigail ♥
    www.deardaffodils.blogspot.com

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  7. Sounds like a perfect day, despite no BBQ! Gorgeous photos. xx

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  8. Gorgeous photographs! x

    ofbeautyandnothingness.blogspot.co.uk

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  9. absolutely love this post.
    your photo's are so beautiful :) now following!

    http://clxo.blogspot.com/

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  10. Beautiful photos! I've just found both yours and your friend Katie's blogs and I love them both :) xx

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