20 evocative seaside pictures from our travels around the world 

We’ve been to the seaside quite a few times over the years, we’ve had some incredible experiences and some a little less so, but each were special in their own way. So here are 20 of our favorite pictures taken during some of those.

Sydney, Australia

Seagulls among the rocks at Bondi beach
Seagulls among the rocks at Bondi beach
An evening at peaceful Balmoral beach, next to Rocky Point
An evening at peaceful Balmoral beach, next to Rocky Point

Read more: Twelve brilliant things to see in and around Sydney

Mandarmani, West Bengal, India

An evening ride along the firm sands of Mandarmani beach, part of our road trip up India's east coast
An evening ride along the firm sands of Mandarmani beach, part of our road trip up India’s east coast

Read more: Two wheels, three states and 2,000 kilometers: A road trip along India’s east coast

Lakshadweep, India

Sunset on the leeward side of Thinnakara island
Sunset on the leeward side of Thinnakara island
The sun descends into the calm waters off Thinnakara
The sun descends into the calm waters off Thinnakara
The shallow waters off Bangaram island
The shallow waters off Bangaram island

Read more: Shedding some light on mysterious Lakshadweep

Andaman and Nicobar, India

An old tree along the still waters of Wandoor beach
An old tree along the still waters of Wandoor beach near Port Blair
The old lighthouse on the former penal colony on Ross Island
The old lighthouse on the former penal colony on Ross Island

Read more: A flying visit to the Andaman Islands

The Seychelles

Robbie the conservationist drags a dinghy into the water for a morning of dolphin-watching on Bird Island
Robbie the conservationist drags a dinghy into the water for a morning of dolphin-watching on Bird Island
Doves rest on a tiled roof below our rooftop cafe on Mahe
Zebra doves rest on a tiled roof below our rooftop cafe on Mahe
A calm rocky inlet on a beach a few kilometers down from our guesthouse on Mahe
A little rock pool of sorts on a beach a few kilometers down from our guesthouse on Mahe
The sunset glints off a chaffing dish at the Wednesday market on Mahe's Beau Vallon beach
The sunset glints off a chaffing dish at the Wednesday market on Mahe’s Beau Vallon beach

Read more: Six amazing discoveries we made in the Seychelles

Goa, India

Two stray dogs accompany us on Galgibaga beach
Two stray dogs accompany us on Galgibaga beach
Agonda - Cabo de Rama rocks
The rocks below Capo de Rama fort
Agonda - Cabo de Rama palms
Looking over Capo de Rama beach from the plateau above
Agonda - Talpona beach Steel mugs
Sneaking a cold beer at lunchtime on Talpona beach
Agonda - Rocks
Dusk at Agonda beach

Also read: An off-the-beaten-path Goan holiday

Mandvi, Gujarat, India

The deserted beach at Mandvi, accessed by a sandy path from next to the gate of the Mandvi palace
The deserted beach at Mandvi, accessed by a sandy path next to the gate of the Mandvi palace

Read more: The colours of Kutch

Nieuwpoort, Belgium

The piers at Nieuwpoort
The piers at Nieuwpoort
A seagull takes it easy on one of the piers
A seagull takes it easy on one of the piers

Read more: A road trip through Germany, and other ways to pass the time (Part 2): Brussels and Nieuwpoort

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