Video: Searching for My First Red-capped Manakin in Belize

This is a companion video to my travel article: Birding in Belize: Finding Life Birds & Lost Dreams in the Rainforest.


“There it is!” he pointed. I slid next to George and followed his gaze. Not twenty feet away was a Red-capped Manakin flitting about in the tangle! Its brilliant red head and white eye contrasted with its velvety black body. Its ridiculous yellow thighs shone like the sun…more >>

Laura Kammermeier

Laura Kammermeier is the creator and managing editor of Nature Travel Network. She is a writer, website producer, traveler, birder and a birding/nature travel consultant. Laura has traveled Uganda, Europe, Ecuador, Belize, Honduras, Israel, and throughout the United States Read More
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