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Birdwatching trip in Bulgaria: the end

Day 8, May 20th Today was a traveling day. We had to do over 500 km but we still managed to do some birding to break up the journey...Read More
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
Bee-eater photograaphy

Birdwatching trip in Bulgaria: day 2

Day 2, May 14th Yagodina village – Trigrad gorge – Kardzhali – Krumovgrad We started with a very productive walk around Yagodina village...Read More
Dalmatian Pelican © Iordan Hristov

Birding and photography at lake Kerkini

Lake Kerkini – birding and photography December 10-11, 2016 I guided a group of 15 students on bird identification trip to lake Kerkini in the weekend December 10-11, 2016. We saw a total of 70 birds.…Read More
hay fields at sunset

Customized birding trip: day 4 of 5

After the traveling yesterday we wanted to have a relaxed day. We were going to spend the day birding around the town of Madzharovo in Eastern Rhodope mountains in Bulgaria...Read More
Trigrad gorge

Customized birding trip: day 2 of 5

The day was fairly quiet bird wise. Our main target for the day was the Wallcreeper. We went out for a walk before breakfast and logged a few new birds for my guests...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
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
Bee-eater © Iordan Hristov

BirdID weekend

Just returned from a fantastic birdid weekend trip to South-West Bulgaria. Together with 8 students in bird id training that I conduct we visited the surroundings of Kerkini lake, Belasitsa mountain and Rupite.…Read More