I arranged my trip through Estonia Nature Tours. Marika Mann there is extremely helpful and was very keen for a successful trip. Marika has considerable experience running birding
Belarus is famous for its Internet Brides, its 'dictator' and, umm.... Arriving into Minsk you are greeted by stony-faced passport control officers who pore in grim silence and wi
I spent a weekend in Prague in October 2016. I made no attempt to see any mammals, although I ate a couple.
I haven't been to Cyprus, but I've included community reports from those that have.
In Easter 2014 my plans for a trip to Peru were delayed at the last minute when my daughter broke her arm, which meant I had to travel to France to see her. So with a week’s prep
Bosnia & Herzegovina
A big thank you to Boris Krystufek and Sasa Popovic. More proof, if I needed any more, that people from the former Yugoslavia might be the friendliest on the planet. In Septembe
I haven't been mammal watching in Belgium yet, though have seen many strange beasts in Brussels! But I've included community reports from those that have.
Spain and the Canary Islands
Until the mid 2000s I had thought that the Cota Donana National Park in Spain was the only place that offered a chance of seeing the Iberian (or Pardel) Lynx. And even here they we
I haven't visited Azerbaijan yet, but I've included community reports from those that have.
I spent a day driving through Armenia in 2017. I didn't look for, nor see, any mammals. But it is a beautiful country and somewhere I want to return to.