What a cracking start to our 7 - day tour of Southern Spain and Northern Morocco
we had lovely sunshine and everyone arrived on time. I collected Sandra, Chris and
Andy from Malaga Airport at 11am and we drove directly to the Guadalhorce Nature
Reserve, en-route we stopped to buy a picnic lunch.
It was a little windy but we sat and ate our food at the mouth of the eastern 'arm' of
the Rio Guadalhorce. Our first birds on the list were Crested Larks, quickly followed
by Kentish Plover, Sanderling, 3, Black-necked Grebes on the sea near a Great
Cormorants. A couple of Ruddy Turnstones were seen on the sea defence rocks.
RIO GUADIARO AT ESTACION DE CORTES Dawn and I were joined by John McClure, our American friend and budding birder also from Gaucin, for an afternoon of birding by the river. We just sat under our favourite tree and whiled away t...View Report
MARCHENILLA TRACK AND RIO HOZGARGANTE Today, Dawn and I met up with Mary, a birder from New Mexico and John, also an American, but who lives in Gaucin and is a good friend of ours. Mary is visiting John for a few days and insisted on ...View Report
ENCINAS BORRACHAS TRACK Today I met up with Paul and Claire who have also purchased a house in Gaucin and have been regular companions on my day tours and birding holidays over the last few years. We met early because we expected the ...View Report