South Africa

South Africa is one of those few destinations that “has it all” - abundant wildlife, breathtaking landscapes, great road networks, stunning accommodations, vibrant culture and much more. The country calls itself “The Rainbow Nation” - an apt description that refers to the wonderfully diverse cultural influences that have shaped its people. South Africa contains some… Read more »

Know Your Target Birds: The Barbets of Africa

Guest blogger Adam Riley introduces the African barbets, which as a group form a fascinating and colorful aspect of African birding and are primary targets for many birders, both local and visiting.

Trip Report: Birding South Africa, The Western Cape

Cape Rockjumper by Andre Stapelberg.

Birding trip report for the Western Cape in South Africa, October 2012 (Birding Ecotours)