Tenby Photos

Photos of Tenby and Pembrokeshire

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Tenby Harbour . Sunlight .Mono.

Tenby Harbour Sunlight. Mono.
A reflection of the boats at
Tenby Harbour by day.
A beautiful small fishing
harbour on the Pembrokeshire
Coast, with captivating views
all around.

Tenby Harbour Daylight.

Tenby Harbour Daylight.
‘Dinbych y Pysgod’
Known as
‘Little Town Of Fishes’.
Many Artists flock to Wales
to be inspired by the beautiful
Coastal Scenery that Tenby
has to offer.
Augustus John, born in Tenby
was known as one of the most
Prominent Artistic Portrait Painters.
Also Known for his famous Portrait
of his fellow Countryman Dylan Thomas.

Saundersfoot Harbour. Wales.

Saundersfoot Harbour. Wales.
A small quaint Seaside Resort
right in the heart of Pembrokeshire.
Saundersfoot Harbour was built in
1829 which transformed the small
fishing village into a thriving Industrial
Port, Exporting high quality Anthracite
by sea.
Also Queen Victoria said that she
would only use the Coal from
Saundersfoot to power the
First Royal Steam Yacht, this
was because it gave intense
heat and yet produced little smoke.

Tenby Harbour Wall.Pembrokeshire.

Tenby Harbour Wall. Pembrokeshire.
A Tranquil seaside resort with
brightly coloured Fishermen’s
cottages and Georgian houses.
A perfect place to eat the local
catch of the day and watch the
world go by at your leisure.
A truly captivating area for all
the family.

Tenby Harbour.Colour.

 
Tenby Harbour. Colour.

Tenby Harbour at low-tide
showing a contrast of reflection
among the fishing boats.
With converted fishermen’s cottages,
georgian houses and central to the
harbour St Julian’s Chapel.
A very picturesque Coastal scene.

Tenby Harbour.SunLight. B+W.

 
Tenby Harbour. SunLight. B+W.
There are many events which take
place in Tenby, one of them being:

Ironman Wales/Pembrokeshire,Wales.

Swim- 2.4 Miles in open water.
(A wetsuit is compulsory for the swim.)

Bike-112 Miles the bike course-
(1st loop 72 Miles and the 2nd loop 40 Miles.)

Run- 26 Miles the course is, then four laps in the town.

The cut off times are:
Swim- 2 Hrs 20 Minutes.
Bike- 10 Hrs 30 Minutes.
Run- 17 Hrs. 

GOOD  LUCK  TO  ALL.

Strumble Head.Sunset Twilight.

 
Strumble Head. Sunset Twilight.
Strumble Head Light House stands
tall and imposingly on Ynys Meicel 
(St Michael’s Island).  An Islet to
the West of Fishguard, separated
from the mainland by a narrow
gap, built in 1908 by Trinity House.

Saundersfoot Harbour

 
Saundersfoot Harbour was
built in 1829, it transformed
the small fishing village into
a thriving industrial port. 
With spectacular coastal views 
all around, and beautiful walks
to enjoy.Well worth a visit.

 

Tenby Lifeboat Station Light-Pembrokeshire-Wales.

The sea has encountered an
important role in the history
of Tenby town.
Above Tenby Lifeboat station
stands Tenby Museum, a
former school building and
one of the oldest independent
Museums in Wales.

Tenby offers many events
one of them being
“The Wales Swim” on the
24th september at North
beach, a gathering of 1500
swim athletes complete 1 0r 2 
1500m laps of the Bay, with a grand finish on the beach. The beach has plenty of viewing platforms for all to see. An event not to be missed and part of the “Tenby Long Course Weekend Wales”, Activity Wales events, Pembrokeshire.  Info at  longcourseweekend.com.

Tenby in Colour

Many Artists  flock to Tenby
to be inspired by the natural  
beauty and all of it,s coastal
surroundings.
Tenby offer,s everything for
a Great family holiday by the
seaside, a great day out,
The Fireman,s Carnival, not to be
missed in august.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 september 25th there is an event also not to be missed and that is “The Wales Sportive” a challenge for all riders of all abilities, with the lapped cycle route which starts and finishes in Tenby, it offers 120 miles of coastal cycling with stunning views, and is part of the “Tenby Long Course Weekend Wales”, Activity Wales Events, Pembrokeshire. Info at  longcourseweekend.com . Great fun for all the family.  01437 766888.