bird tagged posts

Birding trip: the end

Here comes the end of our 5 day long birding trip in the Western part of the country. We had a total of over 110 species...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

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
Masked Shrike © Iordan Hristov

BirdID course in Bulgaria 2015: imperial eagle

What a superb day. We started with a well desired Black-headed Bunting which walk me up when I first opened the balcony door of my room...Read More
Capercaillie workshop

Capercaillie workshop in Bulgaria

There are very few places where Wolves would howl right under the window of your room and bears will be sharpening their claws only a couple of meters away from you while you are asleep...Read More
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Vulture photography trip coming up

It is Friday and it is time for new adventures. Couple of phone calls and here I am on the way to the Eastern Rhodope mountains: the realm of Vultures...Read More