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Gumbo’s Pic of the Day, May 1, 2015: Pulpit Rock

Mac ·
Pulpit Rock is a coastal feature at the southern tip of the Isle of Portland, Dorset, England. The artificial stack of rock was left in the 1870s after a natural arch was cut away by quarrymen at the Bill Quarry on the famous headland, Portland Bill....
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Gumbo’s Pic of the Day, May 15, 2015: By the lighthouse at Portland Bill

Mac ·
As dusk approaches the lighthouse at Portland Bill, Dorset in England, the little details of the surrounding area start to emerge. The fishing dinghys securely tied down as security from some of the sudden storms that can hit 'the Bill'. The carefully...
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Gumbo’s Pic of the Day, May 22, 2015: The Lower Lighthouse, Portland Bill

Mac ·
As early as 1669 Sir John Clayton was granted a patent to erect a lighthouse on Portland Bill, Dorset, England to warn seafarers of the perilous currents that converge around 'the Bill', but his scheme fell through and it was not until early in the...
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, Dec. 31, 2014: Sunset, Charleston

PHeymont ·
If fireworks at midnight are de rigeur for welcoming the New Year, perhaps a fiery sunset is a fitting way to say goodbye to the old. Of course, this one is not really today's but it will do. I took this picture, and its cloudy companions, from the...
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, September 9, 2015: Sunset in Ixtapa

sarcee ·
    I took this photo of the sunset one evening in Ixtapa Mexico. I wish I had the skills to assemble nature’s display of color in my photographs as Mother Nature allowed me to capture in this shot.  
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July 10, 2017. Bagpipes at Sunset, Colombo

DrFumblefinger ·
A dirge played by a Sri Lankan bag-piper and the lowering and folding of the Sri Lankan flag are now part of the evening sunset ritual at Colombo's Galle Face Hotel.
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April 10, 2017: Sunset over the Bay of Fundy

DrFumblefinger ·
From his plane seat, DrFumblefinger captures the sun setting over the Bay of Fundy, as a storm breaks up over the Bay.
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Heather in Bloom - North York Moors.

Paul Hunter Landscape Tog ·
England is known for its lovely rural landscapes. Not many sights are more lovely than the heather in bloom on its hills, as Paul Hunter so beautifully illustrates with this collection of photos.
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Dec. 15, 2019: Sunset Beach, Cape May, New Jersey

Jonathan L ·
Stormy weather at Thanksgiving gave Jonathan L an opportunity for some dramatic pictures of ocean and coast.
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December 24, 2019: Montana Sunset

DrFumblefinger ·
DrFumblefinger shares some photos of a sunset he enjoyed while driving through Montana.
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Waikiki Sunsets

DrFumblefinger ·
DrFumblefinger shares some of his favorite images of the setting sun over Waikiki Beach.
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January 29 2020, Sunset at Playa Tamarindo, Costa Rica

Jonathan L ·
Jonathan L shares a beautiful sunset from Playa Tamarindo in Costa Rica
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day. September 7, 2013: Sunset, Haleakala National Park, Maui

DrFumblefinger ·
It's hard not to like a Maui sunset!  I'm fond of this image because it was taken from the summit of Haleakala, looking down at the sunset and thick layer of clouds that surrounded the mountain and obscured the Pacific Ocean and Maui.  The...
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, June 14, 2015: Visiting the Shard, London

Non Stop Destination ·
  I've lived in London for the past 5 years and watched, with great anticipation, the Shard being built from its foundations to one of the tallest buildings in Europe. The Shard stands proud as a new addition to the London skyline, and 2 years...
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, August 6, 2015: Windmills in the Sunset

DrFumblefinger ·
Recently my wife and I traveled across Montana by car.  It's a large state with some amazing mountain ranges and lots of wide open plains -- the "Big Sky" country the state is known for.  The sun was beginning to set when I spotted a group...
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, July 2, 2015: Indian Ocean Sunset

DrFumblefinger ·
  There are places in the world where people stop what they're doing to enjoy the setting of the sun.  Usually these are tropical countries, where tourists sip tall cool drinks beside a pool as they watch this evidence of the earth's...
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, August 26, 2015: Sunset Cruise, Aruba

Marilyn Jones ·
  For me one of the highlights while vacationing on Aruba was a Pelican Adventure sunset cruise . Couples danced, passengers chatted and laughed, strangers made new friends. The perfect way to end a perfect day on Aruba—One Happy...
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March 7, 2018: Lake Havasu Sunsets - Arizona

Samantha ·
Samantha shares some sunset photos from Lake Havasu and says it was one of the more memorable parts of her trip.
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, Feb. 17, 2014: San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice, Italy

DrFumblefinger ·
Situated on the island of San Giorgio Maggiore, across the canal from Piazza San Marco, sits this beautiful cathedral, one of the iconic symbols of Venice.  The church was built by the Benedictine order between 1566 and 1610....
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, March 3, 2014: Kohala Sunset, Big Island, Hawaii

DrFumblefinger ·
 It's hard to beat Hawaiian sunsets.  This one was taken from the northwestern corner of the Big Island, looking in the direction of Asia (the next landmass due west of here).  We were  driving from the cowboy town of Waimea...
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, Feb 3, 2014: Sunset over the Dalles, Oregon

DrFumblefinger ·
 The town known as "The Dalles" was the western end of the historic Oregon Trail  It was where pioneers in the 19th century loaded their wagons onto rafts or barges and floated them down the Columbia River to the mouth of the Willamette...
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, September 19, 2014: Postcards from Greece - Sunset

Mac ·
With a small church set atop the headland of Paros, the sun was setting that evening in the most richly golden sky that I have experienced in many many years - beautiful Greece!    
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Gumbo’s Pic of the Day, October 3, 2014: Postcards from Greece - the seaman's chapel in Naxos harbour

Mac ·
As the fishermen sail out of Naxos harbour in the Greek Cyclades isles and look into into the setting sun they glance over towards the simple whitewashed chapel that sits on its own small island in the middle of the passage. With hurried gestures they...
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, Dec 17, 2014: Fish Creek Park, Calgary

Still Country Photo ·
  Season's Greetings to all and I wish you safe travels over the holidays.   These photos were taken in a part of Fish Creek Park in Calgary's SW.  It is called Shannon Terrace.  There is an old homestead down there that was once...
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, June 25, 2014: An Amazing Accident

adventuretime88 ·
This photo is the product of a beautiful sunset off of a cliff just North of Bodega Bay, Ca, a dead battery in my Cannon T2i and the shotty pasting capabilities on the panoramic setting of my boyfriends camera phone, the result is a photo that...
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Gallery: The Roof of Hawaii. An amazing sunset on Mauna Kea!

Dr.Y ·
Standing at an altitude of 4,205 meters (13,796 ft) above sea level, Mauna Kea mountain on the Big Island of Hawaii is the highest point in the Pacific Basin and the highest island-mountain in the world!  According to the Hawaii tourism guild,...
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September 7, 2016: Prairie Sunset, Winnipeg

DrFumblefinger ·
At Winnipeg Airport, DrFumblefinger enjoyed brilliant views of sunset, some with planes silhouetted against the sky.
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Santa Catalina Island Sunset, California

Ottoman ·
On my last visit to Newport Beach California, I was lucky to have had the opportunity to see this beautiful Santa Catalina Island sunset.
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February 15, 2017: Sunset on Newcastle Quayside

ViewFromTheChairPhotography ·
A peaceful sunset on the popular quayside in Newcastle upon Tyne
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December 11, 2016: Pond Reflections

sarcee ·
Sarcee shares a lovely scene of a sunset reflected in a pond
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Feb. 19, 2017 Sunset in Old San Juan

Jonathan L ·
Sometimes you just have to be in the right place at the right time for some cool pics. I happened to be hanging out in Old San Juan at sunset this week.
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, Nov. 12, 2013: Sunset in Colombo, Sri Lanka

DrFumblefinger ·
 Among the many sunsets I've seen in my life, I'd rank the 30 or so viewed from Colombo's Galle Face Hotel among the best; varied in color and intensity, but always beautiful.  Watching the sunset from the inner courtyard of the Galle Face...
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Visiting Patagonia. 1) El Calafate, Argentina

DrFumblefinger ·
  While they look extraterrestrial, those aren't flying saucers or wormholes in the sky; rather, they're some of the most unusual cloud formations I've ever seen.  The above image was captured at dusk my first night in Patagonia and it...
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The Changing Mood of Calgary Skies

Dr.Y ·
Calgary, a city of about 1.1 million people, is situated in the foothills of the Canadian Rockies. It's in the region where the Great Plains of Central Canada abutt the mountains.  Calgary is about 1 hour's drive east of beautiful Banff...
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Where Gumbo Was #15. Seattle's Space Needle, enjoying the view of Puget Sound

DrFumblefinger ·
 Seems Gumbo timed a visit to Seattle perfectly.  When Gumbo took the elevator up to the observation deck of the iconic Space Needle there was a thunderstorm passing through.  But after a cup of coffee (Seattle is well known for its...
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December 29, 2015: Sunset, Alnmouth

Ian Cook ·
A beautiful sunset in Alnmouth, Northumberland
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June 12, 2016. Twilight in "Cottage Country", Ottawa River

sarcee ·
Sarcee provides our Pic of the Day, a tranquil sunset scene from Eastern Canada.
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January 25, 2016. Idaho sunset

DrFumblefinger ·
A beautiful sunset from the Idaho Panhandle.
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October 25, 2018: Approaching a Prairie Thunderstorm

DrFumblefinger ·
DrFumblefinger was driving across the flat Canadian Prairies and was heading into these stormclouds at dusk.
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Re: Gumbo’s Pic of the Day, May 1, 2015: Pulpit Rock

Mytraveledroad ·
Nice picture.
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Re: Gumbo’s Pic of the Day, May 15, 2015: By the lighthouse at Portland Bill

Marilyn Jones ·
Fantastic photo! It really captures the location and a dreamy mood.
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Re: Gumbo's Pic of the Day, June 22, 2015: Rocky Mountain Sunset

Marilyn Jones ·
Fantastic photos; so beautiful!!!
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Re: Sunset Limited: New Orleans to Los Angeles

DrFumblefinger ·
Quite an interesting trip. Thanks for sharing the experience.
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Re: Santa Catalina Island Sunset, California

Marilyn Jones ·
So beautiful!!!
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A Key West Sunset

DrFumblefinger ·
DrFumblefinger enjoys his first Key West sunset, from the pier at Mallory Square. At Key West watching the sunset attracts quite a crowd.
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Sunset, Ngorongoro Crater

DrFumblefinger ·
DrFumblefinger enjoys a lovely sunset while camping on the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater.
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Nov 25, 2020: Beautiful Pensacola Beach, Florida

Samantha ·
Samantha and her husband had a great time visiting Pensacola, Florida. Here are some of the pictures they took while exploring. Hope you enjoy them.
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Beautiful Pensacola Beach, Florida

Samantha ·
Samantha is trying to stay warm in Colorado by sharing some pictures from a trip to Pensacola, Florida. Warm thoughts, warm thoughts, lol
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Winter Sunset, Moncton, NB, Canada

Travel Rob ·
Travel Rob sees a spectacular sunset in Moncton, New Brunswick.
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