Join professional bird guide Sam Woods as he takes in awe-inspiring views in Balang Shan, China and captures great views of China's magnificent pheasants, including the best of all: Golden Pheasant!
Emerging out of the woods, shrubby areas around the villages of Phurte and Thamo held Blue-fronted and White-throated Redstarts, and Laughingthrushes including Chestnut-crowned, Black-faced and Streaked, all with a backdrop of the 6000 m+ peaks forming Kongde Ri.
I could not believe my luck – I literally rolled out of bed, down the street, and into a Wallcreeper!
For many world birding enthusiasts, it is too pricey and time-consuming to see even 70% of the planet’s birds. What do you do if you are one of them?