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Phare de la Vieille is one of the most famous French lighthouses. This tower is built on a rock that half way from mainland to Île-de-Sein. In big sea storms, waves crash against the lighthouse and seem to swallow it – but La Vieille always keeps working.
Phare de la Teignouse, built off Quiberon, Morbihan Brittany .
“Do not worry if you have built your castles in the air.
Gerald Hobeman is a world-renowned photographer, and his latest book Lighthouses of South Africa is a landmark in lighthouse literature
Lighthouse in a storm ~ The photo did not say where it is.Only caption: Yes, the picture is real. Believe it or not, the man in the lighthouse was not killed. He was awaiting rescue via helicopter. That was the only reason he opened the door.
Massive waves, lighthouse peeking from water.
Paard van Marken ~ Markermeer, The Netherlands (photo by Barend Koper, Netherlands).