A little walk on theNorthumberland moors today saw us surrounded by noisy Red Grouse, great fun!
To celebrate the start of 2019 we headed to Seahouses to have lunch in the Bamburgh Castle Hotel, overlooking the harbour. On the way we had a quick drive past Budle Bay where I started this year’s bird list with … Continued
We arranged a trip out with Paul and Greta today, across the countryside to San Felipe. Highlights for me were; Blue Rock Thrush and Green Woodpecker by the monastery, Booted Eagle posing nicely in a tree where GSA meets Vistabella … Continued
CBBC Field Trip today was excellent! Lovely weather, good company, great cakes provided by Greta Owen, nice lunch …. Oh and a few good birds too! Highlights were, at El Clot – Wryneck, at Carabassi beach – Red breasted Merganser, … Continued
Since moving here I have been adding a new bird to me year list nearly every week. New birds so far are; Golden Plover, Knot, Purple Sandpiper, Red Grouse, Whooper Swan, Bewick’s Swan and yesterday at RSPB Salthome (not in Northumberland … Continued
If anyone was wondering where my blog has gone (and nobody probably was) I thought I would give you an update. This year we have had limited birding opportunities as we have been busy buying a house in England and … Continued
May 16th – Ruidera – Home – Corral Rubio – Ruidera – A short trip away this week. En route we spotted Griffon Vulture and Booted Eagle. While passing by Corral Rubio we saw a single Great Bustard and a … Continued
A good visit up to the Eagle’s nest where we had great views of the two adult Bonelli’s Eagles and the chick. We also saw Blue Rock Thrush and Alpine Swift. On the road up and down, a few Bee … Continued