The Beach House Gallery

The Beach House Gallery

Unique gifts from around the world now only on line.


Great stock loaded onto the site have a look .. Turkish delights


Patchwork recycled Turkish Kilim cushion covers available at


Great new Turkish bags available at


Beautiful Turkish bowls available at


Beautiful silk scarves 62cm wide 186 cm long available at 03/08/2017

BACK TO TURKEY BY FERRY | The Beach House Gallery The ferry trip into Turkey took only 1.5hrs cost €45 return from Samos. We decided to travel to Turkey this way this year to avoid the airports. Kusadasi is the ideal area for us to do all the needed shopping and 2 weeks will be enough time to order stock and prepare the air freight 26/07/2017

KOKKARI AN IDEAL HOLIDAY DESTINATION | The Beach House Gallery I have visited this island of Samos many times and never tire of this lovely village of Kokkari. The are all types of accommodation and a vast choice of restaurants a week or two is perfect for a relaxing holiday. The weather is ideal and not too crowded in June as the summer trading picks 25/07/2017

THE BLUE HOUSE FULL OF HISTORY IN KOKKARI | The Beach House Gallery The Blue House is in the centre of the old part of Kokkari. I have been lucky to able to stay in this old area full of wonderful atmosphere from the times when fishermen were  prominent in  food supplies and the rural countryside close by grew needed vegetables. The old village was very 24/07/2017

DISCOVERING SAMOS IN GREECE | The Beach House Gallery Every time I visit Samos I have spent my entire time here in beautiful Kokkari. This year we hired a car for 3 days and toured all over the island. Cost for hire car €40 per day with full insurance cover. We so did enjoy the inland, visiting old villages in the high mountains. There 19/07/2017

SAMOS HERE WE COME | The Beach House Gallery The flight back to Athens from Milos cost approximately €70(pp) it took just over 30 minutes, the fast jet boat cost €52 and takes 4 hours and the slow boat takes 7 hrs for a very minimal cost of €17 but for us the flight was perfect. We then waited at the airport a few 19/07/2017

SAMOS HERE WE COME | The Beach House Gallery The flight back to Athens from Milos cost approximately €70(pp) it took just over 30 minutes, the fast jet boat cost €52 and takes 4 hours and the slow boat takes 7 hrs for a very minimal cost of €17 but for us the flight was perfect. We then waited at the airport a few 12/07/2017

TIME TO SAY GOODBYE TO MILOS | The Beach House Gallery Milos has been a wonderful island to discover. Pollonia especially so, the accommodation was ideal and the local bus services around the island are frequent allowing access to other lovely places without the need for lengthy car hire. The main town Adamas is only 20 minutes away. It has lots of love... 02/07/2017

KIMILOS GREECE | The Beach House Gallery Ther are approximately 600 permanent residents who live on this small island 30 minutes ferry trip from Milos Island where we are staying. It's great to stay here if you are just wanting a relaxing no rush about holiday . We enjoyed a morning trip over Kimilos  but boy was it hot !!!! It must 28/06/2017

CAR HIRE A ‘MUST DO’ ON MILOS ISLAND | The Beach House Gallery Only hired a car for 2 days but had enough time to explore the island seeing the absolute highlights that are only accessible by car. What a stunning time we have had is the result hope the photos can do it justice. Car hire cost € 43 with insurance per day. Next week we 18/06/2017

RELAXING MILOS | The Beach House Gallery Such a delightful little village of Pollonia to have chosen to stay here on Milos in Greece. The flight to the island took only just over half an hour from Athens. The small holiday village is dotted with lovely little restaurants...stylish apartments lots with stunning sunset and water views. The a... 18/06/2017

EVERY END IS A NEW BEGINNING | The Beach House Gallery So much has been happening over the past month with me selling the retail building at 59 Andy Poole Drive in Tathra, packing up the shop and now preparing to fly off to Greece this Thursday. Plans to spend more time in Greece seemed sensible with the uncertainty of Turkey for security reasons so we 11/09/2016

READY TO OPEN SOON | The Beach House Gallery I have been very busy working in the shop getting it ready for re-opening on September 14th. All the beautiful new stock is now displayed and the choice of styles and variety is vast . It's always a great idea to come into the shop early in the season to look at the range. Lay-bys 06/08/2016

BACK INTO TURKEY | The Beach House Gallery

Time to go home Its only 2 more days before we head home. The past week has been cautiously and sensibly planned to make sure all our stock is securely dispatched with Fed Ex air cargo. With tension here now especially in Istanbul we have kept a very low profile in the streets and really look forward to hopping 30/07/2016

LAST 4 DAYS IN PORTUGAL | The Beach House Gallery

A great ending for Portugal We decided to go back to lovely little Obidos for the last 4 days. It's only a 1 hour bus trip back to Lisbon and then a short taxi trip to the airport so it seemed ideal to return the car a few days earlier than planned and just relax and once again enjoy this 28/07/2016

DOURO VALLEY PORTUGAL | The Beach House Gallery

Last few days Driving through the Douro Valley in Portugal was nothing but jaw dropping! The soil conditions and elevation of the vineyards apparently makes some of the best Port in the world not forgetting their fabulous table wines. Also there were plenty of a fine leaf olive tree specific to this region and lo... 23/07/2016

THE HOME OF SPANISH JAMON | The Beach House Gallery

Spanish ham We have now travelled into the heart of the best ' Jamon ' ( prosciutto as we know it or cured ham) production area in the Extremadura region. Stone walls surround all the large piggeries everywhere, with ideal climate and the expert skill in curing ham this area is famous for its highest quality. 21/07/2016

ANDALUCIAN REGION | The Beach House Gallery

Summer in Spain Two nights in Ronda and a big drive down toward the coast on the main highway weaving through the mountains then back through another scenic rural village backroad topped off the time we allowed to have this taste of the very Spanish Andalucian region. We aren't interested in the developed touristy... 16/07/2016

FABULOUS FOOD | The Beach House Gallery

Foods great The style of cooking and preparation of simple ingredients I look forward to replicating at home, it's the healthy choice of fresh and locally grown that keeps the Portuguese and Spanish people looking fairly trim and fit, but they do have lovely deserts that I found easy to devour with a milk coffe... 07/07/2016


In the country We have spent 6 very interesting, relaxing and enchanting days inland, the litttle town of Avis for one night was great, the girl working there suggested the next town to visit should be Estremoz and also the town we have arrived to today Aljezur on the Atlantic coast. In between these towns we foun...

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Tathra, NSW
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Located on Tathra's iconic beach, NSW. We are a general store, newly opened in September 2018. We sell everything from groceries to fresh Wapengo oysters.