Category Bulgaria

Pygmy Cormorant © Iordan Hristov

september birding trip: day 4 – pygmy cormorant

Today was going to be my last day. Another guide will come to take over and continue the trip with the group. I really didn’t want to leave but i had to. The group was wonderful and we had great time.…Read More
Sunset over Pomorie saltpans © Iordan Hristov

september birding trip: day 3 – saltpans

Today we are traveling towards the coast where the group will stay for three nights. We decided to have an earlier breakfast and depart earlier to have enough time for birding along the route.…Read More
Red-footed Falcon © Iordan Hristov

september birding trip: day 2 – Red-footed Falcon

What an exciting day. I really needed to do some birding lately and here i go. I finally had the chance to do some proper all day birding...Read More
Short-toed Eagle © Iordan Hristov

September birding trip: day 1 – Short-toed Eagle

I just started a new birding trip hired by Naturetrek and its local operator Pandion Tours...Read More
God's eyes, Karlukovo Bulgaria © Iordan Hristov

Landscape photography weekend – Karlukovo Bulgaria

Just returned from a fantastic landscape photography trip around Karlukovo Bulgaria. Just over a 100 km away from Sofia is situated a picturesque кarst region known for its caves and cliffs.…Read More

New Bulgaria bird checklist

The Bulgarian National Rarities Committee (BUNARCO) just published an update of the birds recorded in Bulgaria. This is the second edition of the list up to December 31, 2014...Read More
birdwatching trip in Central Balkan mountains

Central Balkan mountains – Four day birdwatching trip, day 4 – 26.07.2015

Madzharovo – Central Balkan Mountains – Sofia This is our last day of this short birdwatching trip so we had to leave after breakfast...Read More

Four day birdwatching trip, day 3 – 25.07.2015

Madzharovo – the volcano crater We started at 6.30 a.m. to make use of the cool weather and drove for a mile to reach our place for the pre breakfast birding...Read More
birding trip in Bulgaria

Four day birdwatching trip, day 2 – 24.07.2015

Trigrad – Kardzhali – Madzharovo We started at 6.30 with a pre breakfast walk around the hotel grounds. Once we came out of the yard our attention was attracted by some alarm calls coming from the river.…Read More

New four day birdwatching trip commences today, day 1 – 23.07.2015

Sofia – Pazardzik – Trigrad I just started a new birdwatching trip with a small group of 3 Canadians coming over to Bulgaria for a few local birds...Read More