The Black Sea

Black Sea Beauty

For use elsewhere, credit: Tome of Trovius, https://tomeoftrovius.com

I took this photo at the Black Sea at a small beach resort called Kerpe.  The Black Sea is known for a few things: beaches, farms and tea. The tea is more in the northeast so Kerpe is mainly just a small little beach. The difference between the Black Sea and Aegean Sea near Greece is that the Black Sea has a different climate. Since it is in Eastern Europe it will go through a winter period and thus the appeal of beach resorts only lasts during the warmer months. The Black Sea is also not the safest place. The sea has a tendency to pull you out into it and tidal waves are occasional and usually surprising to their victims. Despite this, it is a very wonderful place to visit.

Kerpe is a small beach that wraps around the sea in a semicircle with cafes and sunbathers dotting the shores. There are a few small areas where you can swim, which are designated with netted boundaries so that people don’t get swept out to see. It has a small boardwalk where you can eat fish and drink tea while watching the waves drift in and out but there are also restaurants all over the beach so you can pick your favorite spot.  

When I visited there was a massive amount of overcast and I thought for sure it would rain at some point however it was only a cloudy day. The clouds did create the interesting effect that they do when small portions part and allow sunlight to shimmer down to the sea. Rays would occasionally shine down onto different parts of the beach, creating beautiful moments which I saw but only captured later. The map I have below will show you where this beach is if you want to visit. Be warned though, bring cash; they have no ATMs.

 Kerpe P

As you can see it is close to Istanbul since it’s in the Kocaeli province (Istanbul’s neighbor) but Ankara, Turkey’s capital, is farther away. Below is a zoomed in view:

Kerpe

If you do visit, comment or message me and I’ll share them on social media.  

 

For all your random articles go to Trovian Square and check out my other pages for excellent content on science, technology, history and more!

 

 

 

The best way to support this website is to share it and this article across social media and with your friends.

Check out the info below the article. You can see my Facebook & Twitter Feed, different categories, subscription services, subscribe for emails and more.

I now have a MakerSupport as well. Feel free to subscribe to me there as well:
https://www.makersupport.com/tomeoftrovius

Here is a referral link so that you can start your very own account and begin supporting creators:
https://www.makersupport.com/tomeoftrovius/?rc=tomeoftrovius

Support my site on Patreon for as little as $1 per month. You contribute to the articles, you create the supply AND demand. For only $12 a YEAR you can play an active role in facilitating the creation of amazing personal content available to very few people:
https://www.patreon.com/tomeoftrovius

You can support me on Minds by signing up for a monthly subscription:
https://www.minds.com/TomeofTrovius

Pick freedom over censorship. Sign up today at Minds.com:
https://www.minds.com/register;referrer=TomeofTrovius

For questions or submissions contact this e-mail account:
asktomeoftrovius@gmail.com

Check out my Steemit blog:
https://steemit.com/@tomeoftrovius

Join the Discord and join the discussion:
https://discord.gg/Vm7NDCy

One Comment Add yours

Speak Your Mind

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s