Our arrival at Marrakech was greeted by bright sunlight, the snow covered Atlas Mountains looked clear and
beautiful in the distance and it was quite warm. The group arrived in stages throughout the day and those that
arrived earlier were soon finding birds around the new
terminal. The Aptly named House Bunting was found
inside the terminal building!
A small flock of Spanish Sparrows were found in the
gardens together with the loud Common Bubul, there
was also Greenfinch, Linnet, Spotless Starling, White
Wagtail, Common Kestrel and several White Storks
circled up on the thermals.
We had 15 glorious days of fun, laughter and, of course, some excellent birding. The weather was very kind to us as we had no rain, only very light showers and one late afternoon downpour. There are a whole string of highlights that I co...View Report
It was another successful tour of this magical and bird-rich island, we saw all of the 34 endemic species of birds in our total of 248 species. We also saw over 50 species of butterflies, 21 mammals and a dozen or so reptiles. This beaut...View Report
This was a triumphant return to the Gambia for WINGSPAN BIRD TOURS after an absence of two years. We had a marvellous group made up of four Americans and four British participants, all equally enthusiastic and anxious to find as many spe...View Report