Morning coffee

Here are some of my favourite morning coffee spots in Africa. My most favourite one is morning coffee from the deck of a Safari tent…

Texel roundup

Texel roundup

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European Herring Gull

European Herring Gull

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Eurasian Spoonbill

Eurasian Spoonbill

Two weeks ago we camped on the island of Texel. Texel hosts the largest and oldest colony of spoonbills in the Netherlands. We spotted this…

Vulture Picnic

Lappet-faced Vultures, White-backed Vultures and Marabou Stork on a kill in the Kruger National Park. It was quite far away, we couldn’t see what they…

Progress

Progress

Slowly but surely, my tree is coming alive.  

Spring!

Spring!

I just had to take a photo of my tree on the first day of Spring. The building behind the tree is being converted to…

Birdwatching at Lake Panic

Lake Panic Bird Hide is a lovely lazy way to watch wildlife in Kruger National Park. You’ll get great views of hippos and crocs, bushbuck…

Saddle-billed Stork

This is a male Saddle-billed Stork (Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis). It has dark brown eyes. A female has yellow eyes. Saddle-billed storks are huge. They can reach…

Warming up in Kruger – Mooiplaas

The drive took us to Mooiplaas waterhole on the S50. It was almost midday, so light conditions weren’t too good for photography, but lots of…

Hamerkop

The Hamerkop (Scopus umbretta), also known as Hammerkop,Hammerkopf, Hammerhead, Hammerhead Stork, Umbrette, Umber Bird, Tufted Umber, or Anvilhead, is a medium-sized wading bird (56 cm…