Birding Afloat

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A personal view of nature from aboard my Narrowboat 'Quidditch'



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πŸ’¨πŸŒ€ 18C Saturday 18th June 2022 ~ Despite the strong breeze it was still a lovely day so Dazza and I decided to pack a picnic and head off to the Cairngorms to enjoy one of our favourite walks around the Invercauld Estate near Braemar. View...

I must say I don't envy those south of the border and the chaps back at Brandon Marsh enduring temperatures in the high 20s at present. It was one of the few downfalls of living on a boat made from steel and the best option was always to head out and...

 πŸŒ¦13C Monday 13th June 2022 ~ A day out beginning at RSPB Loch of Strathbeg and then the journey home stopping off at Peterhead, Meikle Loch and the Waulkmill Hide along the Ythan.Corn BuntingA few Corn Bunting on my route not...

I'm back into the swing of things after my 5-week trek of Hungary & Spain and It's only now, having been back in Aberdeenshire for the last 10-days, that I've taken time to review the trip and troll through the 100s of images I've yet to process.

 πŸŒ€26C Wednesday 23th May 2022 ~ Another day out with Derek Etherton and this time joined by Andy Paterson another birder with many years of experience birding in Spain.The Mirador at the top of Sierra Loja ~ 1600 meters!I was deligh...

🌀26C Monday 23rd May 2022 ~ A day out with Derek Etherton an ex-pat local birder who I met some years ago. Our first stop today was due to be El Torcal renowned as one of the most impressive karst landscapes in Europe. This would be my f...

🌀24C Friday 20th May 2022 ~ Today was quite hazy and occasionally overcast so I took an afternoon walk up the old quarry at Mijas, Cantera Los Arenales site details can be found HERE or by clicking on the Spain πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ tab at the top of my b...