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Calandra Lark © Iordan Hristov

Birdwatching trip in Bulgaria: day 7

Day 7, May 19th Durankulak lake – Shabla lake – Kaliakra cape – Balgarevo village Before breakfast we did our usual walk around the hotel grounds and it was well worth it...Read More
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Birdwatching trip in Bulgaria: day 5

Day 5, May 17th Bourgas wetlands Today we didn’t have to drive much and spent more time birding. It was a total change in the habitat and we had a few birds to add to our list...Read More
Golden Eagle hide photography © Iordan Hristov

Golden Eagle and Dalmatian Pelican photography workshop

I got the opportunity to guide a hide photography trip for Golden Eagles and Dalmatian pelicans organized by Wild Echo and Patrick Dieudonne...Read More
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Customized birding trip in Bulgaria

Shortly after we took our bins out and cameras ready we had two young Saker Falcons playing together. A few minutes later three Ravens turned up and chased the falcons away...Read More
Kazbegi Trinity church

Landscape photography award

The “Frozen mantle” wins third place in a prestigious landscape photography contest organised by Manfrotto Bulgaria. The topic of the contest called Manfrotto Off Road was “Winter scenes”.…Read More
Eastern Black-eared Wheatear oenanthe melanoleuca

Birdwatching trip around Bulgaria

Birdwatching trip Birdwatching trip around just ended. I guided a group of 5 British birders for 9 days around the country. The result is a fantastic list of nearly 200 birds seen and/or heard.…Read More
Kazbegi Trinity church

Birdwatching in Georgia

This time my work took me to Georgia: a country that I have always dreamed visiting mainly for the Caucasus and its birds. Even the way Caucasus sounds attracts me to this place...Read More
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Pobiti kamani

Pobiti kamani area Pobitite kamani is a desert? Did you know that Europe has deserts? Well apparently it does. One in Spain called Tabernas Desert and one in Bulgaria called Pobiti Kamani.…Read More
Cannon view

Cannon view

Cannon view Cannon view. This is how I decided to name my post about a trip to Shipka monument. A place that is enigmatic to every Bulgarian...Read More
Sunset over Stob pyramids

Stob pyramids

Landscape photography trip Stob pyramids are a majestic set of land formation situated only about an hour drive south of Sofia, Bulgaria...Read More