Cool Sandcastles

These are some of the coolest sandcastle/sculptures i’ve ever seen!

They are taken from FIESA, described as the largest sand sculpture event in the world. It has been held in Pêra, Algarve annually since 2003 these were taken from the 2008 event.

Each year about 60 artists use 35000 tons of sand to create 50 works of art. Each year the exhibition has a different theme:  2008: Hollywood films and characters.

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Described as the largest sand sculpture event in the world [1] [2] [3], the International Sand Sculpture Festival or Festival Internacional de Escultura em Areia (FIESA) has been held in Pêra, Algarve annually since 2003. The site at 37°07′44″N 8°19′52″W / 37.1289°N 8.3310°W / 37.1289; -8.3310Coordinates: 37°07′44″N 8°19′52″W / 37.1289°N 8.3310°W / 37.1289; -8.3310 occupies 15,000 square metres (3.7 acres).

Each year about 60 artists use 35000 tons of sand to create 50 works of art. Each year the exhibition has a different theme: 2009: discoveries[4], 2008: Hollywood films and characters, 2007: wonders of the World[5], 2006: mythology[6]. The exhibition is open in the evenings with atmospheric lighting

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