Felixstowe Off The Beaten Path

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    Felixstowe Library...

    by arturowan Written Feb 4, 2015

    Felixstowe Library is open Tuesday - Sunday, & serves the entire community...
    For travellers, it is possible to use the library's wi-fi broadband internet connection, in order to access the internet - their connection is supposed to be very high-speed...

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    Take a nature walk...

    by arturowan Written Jan 20, 2015

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    Felixstowe might be defined for many by its port development along its eastern shore, but the rest of the area is devoted to wildlife, & much of this is officially nature reserve...
    You only have to go as far as the seafront gardens in order to do a spot of birdwatching, & enjoy the hum of insect life on a halcyon, clement day...
    Just east of the seafront, around the most southerly tip of the Suffolk peninsula, is to be found the nature reserve at Landguard Fort...
    Amongst the relics of military history still sited here aside the shingle beach, is a habitat which supports some of the rarest seaside fauna in the British isles, including Sea Kale, & Yellow-Horned Poppy...
    A boardwalk has been installed in this area, in order to allow wheelchair access around the foreshore, as far as the Landguard Bird 0bservatory...
    During the breeding season, areas of the beach are fenced-off in order to protect such visitors as Terns, & Ringed Plover, which nest in the shingle...
    North of the port, on the banks of the River 0rwell, can be found the protected area of Trimley Marshes Nature Reserve...
    This area of wetland provides a valuable habitat not only for all sorts of bird species specific to such estuary environment, but also Britain's largest Hawker dragonfly, the Emperor...
    To the west of the town may be found The Grove, an area of mature woodland planted in the early 1800's...
    0ak & Sycamore trees provide a shady walk, which can be continued into Abbey Grove, a Hazel coppice & meadow that was planted in 1998

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    • Birdwatching
    • Photography

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    fashion photograph session

    by balihai69 Updated Sep 30, 2002

    by chance, we met a fashion photo session in this small place. we saw the new collection of the casualwear brand "javantanero". here in the photo two of the models, who always repeated one another "porque entre modelos no nos vamos a putear no?"

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    White Cliffs of Dover

    by marciaca Updated Sep 26, 2004

    The famous White Cliffs of Dover are closer to Dover (duh) but I passed by them on my way to Felixstowe.

    White Cliffs of Dover

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