Stone, Staffordshire, England

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For many years now I have been envious of our friend Rosemary who gets Siskins in the garden of her house near Calpe, along with many other species. I know these birds are around in Spain and many people have … Continued

El Hondo

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At last, ‘The Three Amigos’ were reunited again! Sadly this was for one day only as Bryan got back from the Scilly Isles just before we were due to leave for our visit to England. We set off from Gran … Continued

The plains and lagoons of Petrola

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It was a bright sunny day when we met our friend Trevor and set off on our annual visit to Petrola. To our surprise, just before we arrived at our turn off, a single Great Bustard flew overhead and across … Continued

La Finca golf course, Algorfa

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Today we went to Iceland (the shop not the country!) We decided to take a detour on the way to have a look at La Finca golf course near Algorfa. The course includes a few lakes of varying sizes and … Continued

El Hondo and San Felipe

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A hardy group of five braved a very cold and cloudy day to take advantage of the new, later opening times at El Hondo. The previous 8.15am start was too much of a challenge for me and would have involved … Continued

El Clot

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Today we went to El Clot to check the bird situation for Stefano who is arriving here from Italy on Wednesday. We parked at the far end and walked along the path until we came to the point where the … Continued

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