Fresh from Oman, Mike Watson recounts the successful Birdquest Omani Owl Expedition, which took place last week.
From the dawn of history Israel has been perceived by many as the “center” of the world. Explorers, Crusaders and religious figures have long been drawn to this country searching, exploring and thriving to unveil the mysteries of this unique land. Nowadays, Israel is a mecca for serious bird watchers who want to witness one of earth's greatest bird migration spectacles.
Birding trip report for the Western Cape in South Africa, October 2012 (Birding Ecotours)