While I was in Japan I got slightly caught out by a tide, after jumping across a very small stream an hour later I needed a stick to check how deep the stream was thanks to the incoming tide – it was up to my knees & rapidly growing deeper… Another hour and maybe it would be up to my waste? I felt like a bit of an idiot, although knew I wasn’t in serious trouble as there were people fishing nearby….
But if you do any recording or spend any time exploring at beaches, or venture on to rocks this article is worth a read for your own safety: Tides and safety – the rule of twelths
On my way to Akashi I noticed this great structure out on a jetty
So on the way home I got off at a station and bought some beers at a combini and wandered along the beach as dusk fell