crescent beach


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crescent beach

[′kres·ənt ‚bēch]
(geology)
A crescent-shaped beach at the head of a bay or the mouth of a stream entering the bay, with the concave side facing the sea.
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Saxon screamed in sudden wonder of delight, then caught her breath and gazed at the amazing peacock-blue of a breaker, shot through with golden sunlight, overfalling in a mile-long sweep and thundering into white ruin of foam on a crescent beach of sand scarcely less white.
Dubai: It's all so deceptively welcoming, this crescent beach of white sand punctuated with swaying palm trees and families splashing about in the shallows under a high noon sun.
A quiet piece of Sarasota history, the Sarasota School of Architecture-designed cabana complex is set on seven beachfront acres behind a pair of gates off Midnight Pass Road, midway between Siesta Public Beach and Crescent Beach.
The 5th annual Surfers for Autism Gulf Coast Beach Festival will take place on Saturday, October 31, 2015 at Crescent Beach Park on Fort Myers Beach.
Crescent Beach -- Block Island, RI Insider Tip: Take the Mobile Bike Tour of Block Island.
This year's edition features snowy mountains in Connemara, curious sheep in the Wicklow hills, a bird landing on a Roscommon lake, a sunset crescent beach in Cork and a morning sunrise at a harbour in the county.
Generally, the study area focuses on communities along the east side of the harbor and will include: Crescent Beach (Glen Cove); the Village of Sea Cliff; Glenwood Landing; Glen Head; and, Roslyn Harbor/Greenvale.
Held at the Crescent Beach Club in Bayviiie, on Long Island's North Shore, the outdoor gathering featured a lobster bake, open bar with frozen tropical drinks, a steel band, beach volleyball, kayaks and more.
From the ferry dock in the heart of New Shoreham, Block Island's official municipality, it's an easy stroll or ride to any prime beachfront along the two-and-a-half-mile Crescent Beach on Block Island Sound.
Marineland, Crescent Beach, South Ponte Vedra, Hanna Park and Huguenot Park are all popular places to intersect with dinner.
What they say Alan O'Keeffe, rider of Crescent Beach "He's in at the deep end, but we like him and he ran very well first time over hurdles at Bangor.
Very busy breakfast lunch restaurant located in a very nice office park on A1A at Crescent Beach, you cannot beat the location, value and quality.