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Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

Dolls found to be quickly leaving the pram in Australia because a beautiful beach in Wales is judged to be in the worlds top 10.

Go on there boyo, as you might say.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/tr...lsh-beach.html
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Old 27.02.2013, 17:22
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

Meh. I lived near the 90mile beach.
I wouldn't go today though, they seem to be having a bit of wind.
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Old 27.02.2013, 17:39
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

A beach is pretty useless without warm water, sunshine, and nice weather to enjoy it on.

I'm sure you can take a lovely photo though.


(flipside - we also have killer jellyfish, sharks, and spine crushing waves)
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Old 27.02.2013, 19:46
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

Can`t see what their problem is - beaches in Wales, particularly on the Gower peninsular are considered to amongt the best, cleanest and unspoilt in the UK.
Warm sunshine as per in Oz is a bonus for sure but the judgement is on the beach . . .not the weather.
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Old 27.02.2013, 19:48
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

Why isn't Morecambe in the list?
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Old 27.02.2013, 20:11
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

The problem with Aussie beaches is ........... that they're full of Aussies.

Even NZ is out of the hunt at the moment.
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Old 27.02.2013, 20:26
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

http://www.google.ca/search?q=beache...w=1280&bih=899

Australia , Wales and Morecambe ,whereever this is ,eat your heart out
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

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The problem with Aussie beaches is ........... that they're full of Aussies.

Even NZ is out of the hunt at the moment.
Imagine sunny days in Wales.
The beach full of pale people turning red at the end of the day...
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Old 27.02.2013, 21:35
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The problem with Aussie beaches is ........... that they're full of Aussies.

Even NZ is out of the hunt at the moment.
Go to Bondi, lots of non Aussies there.

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Imagine sunny days in Wales.
The beach full of pale people turning red at the end of the day...
You`d have to imagine a hot day in the UK, they don`t really exists.

It`s a little odd the Wales beach is the only one you`d consider a cold zone. I don`t think there were any Hawaii or Maldive which both have some glorious coast line.
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Old 27.02.2013, 21:55
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

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Why isn't Morecambe in the list?
Because Morecambe and Beach are two words that do not go together very well,
Morecambe and mud, now that works! Although if you go a bit south to Blackpool and call that sliver of sand that keeps the sewage from stinking up the town I suppose you could say "beach" in the furthest sense.
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

Sorry, but Wales wins this hands down despite the weather (photos taken at Christmas). Who needs Bondi when you can have Freshwater West and Manorbier?
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Old 27.02.2013, 22:29
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

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Go to Bondi, lots of non Aussies there.



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Any self respecting aussie keeps away from Bondi beach its a dump and full of tourists. Aussies go to the decent beaches many miles away and they dont advertise these to make sure they arent infested after tourists find them
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Old 28.02.2013, 09:58
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

Yeah, our beaches are crap. I much prefer your pebble effect.

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Sorry, but Wales wins this hands down despite the weather (photos taken at Christmas). Who needs Bondi when you can have Freshwater West and Manorbier?
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Old 28.02.2013, 10:15
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

I suppose they had to start whingeing about something else to detract attention away from their cricket team .
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Old 28.02.2013, 10:23
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

Let's not overlook the 'snazzy' English beach attire:

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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

Pffff... what I'd like to know is why didn't any of these get on the list?
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

And our beaches being so crowded.....

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And our beaches being so crowded.....

Ha Ha

Bondi Beach, January 2nd 2013



Full of English people.
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Re: Australians 'insulted' at praise for Welsh beach

It is nothing more than the usual bitter taste of when the Aussie lose out to the Brits. I thought they would be used to it.
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It is nothing more than the usual bitter taste of when the Aussie lose out to the Brits. I thought they would be used to it.
I think you would be pretty hard pressed to find an Aussie who really feels they lost to the Brits on this one.

We can all agree that the images are beautiful and the claim is well deseved..... we are just teasing you about your shit weather now that's all
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