25 May 2012

Skywatch Friday - The Donkin

Sunrise at the Donkin Reserve with two iconic symbols of the city. The old lighthouse and the pyramid, built by Sir Rufane Donkin in memory of late his wife Elizabeth, after whom the city is named.


This is one our favourite spots to watch the sunrise over Algoa Bay.

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11 comments:

Jim said...

Beautiful shot. Great capture.
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Maria @ LSS said...

Wonderful shot!

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Spare Parts and Pics said...

Love the lighthouse and pyramid against the sunset!!

Gary said...

Beautiful!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

NatureStop said...

Lovely shot!Have a great weekend!

Shantana.

Meghan said...

Such lovely colors!

Luna Miranda said...

an amazing sky. the foreground is equally beautiful. the triangular structure is interesting--what is it?

eileeninmd said...

I love lighthouses, they make gorgeous subjects for photos. The sky and colors are beautiful. A beautiful image, thanks for sharing. Happy Skywatching!

shabby girl said...

Gorgeous!

Kusum said...

Beautiful shot! First time visiting your blog. I love the header picture. Lovely family :)

Firefly said...

The Donkin pyramid and lighthouse truly is an iconic sight and site. One of my favorites as well. Super shot.