Last Friday I set off early for EL Hondo. Passing the north gate it was showing -5C. At least 11 Snipe by the visitor center. Swallows and Martins over the lagoon. On the way to the hides Bluethroats a plenty plus Common Sandpiper and Little Ringed Plover. Green and Common Sandpiper and Little Ringed Plover at Lo Chicharra. At the monastery the Blue Rock Thrush was showing well.