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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 6

Day 6, May 18th Bourgas – Pomorie saltpans – Goritsa forest – Balchik – Krapets Today must be THE day of the trip! What an excellent day! Although it is not a new statement I think it was one of the most exciting...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
Montagu's Harrier © Iordan Hristov

Birdwatching trip in Bulgaria: Day 4

Madzharovo – Mezek – Topolovgrad – Bourgas Today we decided to make an earlier start because of the rich birdlife in the surrounding area and did not regret it...Read More
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Birdwatching trip in Bulgaria: day 3

Day 3, May 15th Krumovgrad – Madzharovo Today was a non-travelling day. We spent the morning in a picturesque valley near Krumovgrad which is one of the best sites in the country. It is the “warblers’ valley”...Read More
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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
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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
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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

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
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Birding trip day 3

route: Yagodina – Trigrad Gorge – Dospat – Batak The day was quite relaxed but at the same time we did feel rather exhausted...Read More