A Walk round El Clot

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It has been a long time since we have been to the Clot so on the first cloudy day for ages we decided to risk a walk round. We collected Dave and Linda and parked on the road that goes … Continued

Vistabella

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We set off for the Vistabella area in response to information received from Barry about a Black shouldered Kite he had seen there the day before. We drove and walked up and down the road for a while but saw … Continued

La Mata

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We paid a brief visit to La Mata hoping to find the Osprey which is usually around, but sadly it did not show itself today. A few waders were about, although identification was difficult as the water’s edge is some … Continued

Tarifa

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On 16th September we travelled to Guadix for an overnight stay in a cave house. On the way we spotted Hoopoe, several Magpies and a single Beeeater. Next day we drove to Tarifa and saw a few White Storks on … Continued

Walton in the Wolds

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We have been very fortunate with our English summer up until now. We have had rain but it barely affected whatever we were doing on any particular day. Our location is on Six Hills Farm in Walton-on-the Wolds and as … Continued

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Since the last blog entry we have been concentrating on more birding and photography. Both the Bittern and Bearded Tit had eluded us at Cley, Titchwell, and Lakenheath Fen. Yesterday we made a one and half hour journey through England’s … Continued

On the Move Again

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Today is our last one in England’s smallest county as we leave Oakham for Barrow-upon-Soar in the next county to the east – Leicestershire. We have to be there for tomorrow as Sammi (Michelle’s neice) will be 18 and we … Continued