Rotterdam – 10,000 Birds

Rotterdam is the one metropolis on the planet the place retailers promote shirts with the sleeves already rolled up. It’s a metropolis that prides itself on its exhausting work mentality,…

B is for Bunting – 10,000 Birds

Good-looking however by no means flashy, the Previous World Buntings are an interesting household of birds. There are not any fewer than 45 of them, of which I’ve been fortunate…

Eagle Symbolism & That means (+Totem, Spirit & Omens)

Eagles are widespread symbols of would possibly, regality, and ferocity. Usually regarded as the king of birds, it’s not onerous to think about why eagles are the topic of a…

Oriole Symbolism & Which means (+Totem, Spirit & Omens)

Orioles are beloved songbirds discovered in lots of areas all through the world. In Africa, Europe, Asia, and Australia, orioles are brightly coloured songbirds which belong to the “Outdated World”…

Birding with out Binos at Petra

There’s a German phrase, fernweh, which, based on the web, actually interprets to “farsickness,” however it’s used to explain the sensation of being homesick for a spot you’ve by no…

When the solar beats down with anger

The surface temperature within the shade reads 47 levels Celsius and I’m about to enter a disguise to {photograph} birds. At occasions like these, I query my sanity. However I…

Fly Symbolism & Which means (+Totem, Spirit & Omens)

Flies are no person’s favourite animal. They aren’t cute and cuddly like canine or cats and so they don’t have magnificence or poise that make swans or peacocks so fashionable.…

An Surprising Twitch – 10,000 Birds

“Little bit of a twitcher, are ye?” That’s what my highschool biology trainer requested, a smile on his face, when he discovered I used to be a birder. One other…

Swan Symbolism & That means (+ Totem, Spirit & Omens)

The swan is a common image of magnificence, romance, gentle, grace, magnificence and purity. From the mysterious occult symbolism of the black swan to the female softness of the pure…

Watching a Crimson-tailed Hawk nest

Generally, persistence and willpower are rewarded. That is what occurred to the hapless pair of Crimson-tailed Hawks who had been nesting on the close by hospital’s chimney’s catwalk. On 28 April, trying by…