The Birds of the African Safari circuit June 27th 2019 I'm no Ornithologist guys, and before I went on this trip I struggled to know the difference between a crane and a heron (but I do recognise Kookaburras!), so my naming of the 60 or so species of birds we saw between the five safari parks is only as good as that identified by my respective guides. I'm not going to do anything more than nominate the various categories of birds we saw at least one v ... read more
Africa » Kenya » Rift Valley Province Founding president and liberation struggle icon Jomo KENYATTA led Kenya from independence until his death in 1978, when President Daniel Toroitich arap MOI took power in a constitutional succession. The country was a de facto one-party state from 196... ... read more
Joan and Neil have posted blogs below on the following trips:
1. South America for 3 months, from Sept07 through to Nov07, visiting each of Ecuador (including the Galapagos Islands), Peru, Bolivia, Uruguay, Chile and Argentina.
2. Far north Thailand in Mar08 where Neil taught English at a Summer School for the SPF charity he was involved with. This also included a side trip for the weekend to Luang Prabang in Laos.
3. Russia (cruise from Moscow to St Petersburg), then visit to each of Croatia, Budapest & Vienna for a total of 4 weeks, starting in mid Sept08.
4. Neil did a similar SPF te... full info