Margate Day Trips Part One – Broadstairs and Margate

Margate Day Trips Part One – Broadstairs and Margate

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Welcome to Part One of my Margate Photography Day Trip adventures, after checking out the photo’s in this article please head over to Margate Day Trips Part Two – Whitstable and Margate to see Part Two.

If you’ve been checking out my site over the last month or so you would have noticed a new set of photo’s and a video short in the Portfolio section titled ‘Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate‘ (click on the link if you haven’t seen them yet), these were taken from my first ever short break to Margate in July of this year and from that trip I discovered that the journey to and fro to Margate, including the coastal towns along that way, is quite doable in a day and works out roughly about 2.5hrs traveling time.

Since then I’ve taken two more additional day trips to the coastal town of Margate stopping off and checking out some more of Broadstairs and also Whitstable, both very nice relaxing towns by the sea with interesting stuff to photograph whilst enjoying the sea air and getting away from the hustle n’ bustle of London life.

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Broadstairs

Rock pools and seaweed on Broadstairs beach

Rock pools and seaweed on Louisa Bay beach, Broadstairs

Man made swimming pool on Broadstairs beach

Man made swimming pool situated on Viking Bay beach, Broadstairs

Row of beach huts on Viking Bay, Broadstairs

Row of beach huts along Viking Bay beach, Broadstairs

Southern Railway beach hut design stopped at Viking Bay, Broadstairs

Southern Railway beach hut design stopped at Viking Bay, Broadstairs

Another clever beach hut design, Kraken sea monster at Viking Bay, Broadstairs

Another clever beach hut design, Kraken sea monster at Viking Bay, Broadstairs

A must if you ever visit Broadstairs and Viking Beach is Morellis, been there since 1932 and can't be beaten for a good ice cream!

A must if you ever visit Broadstairs and Viking Beach is Morellis, been there since 1932 and can’t be beaten for a quality ice cream!

The first rainbow I've seen which doesn't have a start or end? very strange goings-on here in Broadstairs

The first rainbow I’ve seen which doesn’t have a start or end? very strange goings-on here in Broadstairs

Just by Broadstairs train station is Crampton Tower Museum and that's the flint tower part of it.

Just outside Broadstairs train station is Crampton Tower Museum and that’s the flint tower part of it.

Margate

I like the almost gothic designs of these beach houses along Margate seafront

I like the almost gothic designs of these beach houses along the backstreets of Margate seafront

This 1964 iconic brutalist bit of architecture along the seafront of Margate is Arlington House - I dig it!

This 1964 iconic brutalist bit of architecture along the seafront of Margate is Arlington House – I dig it!

Many a sunset has been watch from Fort Hill, Margate, in fact if you follow me on Instagram you would see a timelapse movie I took there!

Many a sunset has been watched from Fort Hill in Margate, in fact if you follow me on Instagram you would see a timelapse movie I took there!

The 'End of Empire' installation by Yinka Shonibare at the Turner Contemporary in Margate

The ‘End of Empire‘ installation by Yinka Shonibare at the Turner Contemporary in Margate

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Close up of the 'End of Empire' seesaw exhibit

Close up of the ‘End of Empire’ seesaw exhibit by Yinka Shonibare

A boat stranded in the bay of Margate beach when the tide has gone out

A boat stranded in the bay of Margate beach when the tide has gone out

A man searching for metal objects on the beach at Margate - "ahh... a metal spoon!"

A man searching for metal objects on the beach at Margate – “ahh… a metal spoon!”

Sunset over Margate beach, a beautiful cloud formation with crepuscular rays too!

Sunset over Margate beach, a beautiful cloud formation with crepuscular rays too!

Southeastern Rail Javelin train at Margate station, this high speed train gets up to speeds of 140mph!

Southeastern Rail Javelin train at Margate station, this high speed train gets up to speeds of 140mph!

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