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Almost all Asian and Australasian countries to remain closed for travel until 2022

Those contemplating travel should be aware that almost all countries in Asia, as well as Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Island nations, are unlikely to reopen for tourism before late 2021 or in many cases 2022. The only current exceptions are Sri Lanka and a few countries in Western Asia like Turkey and Georgia. […]

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Birdquest tours continue for those nationalities allowed to travel

Birdquest is of course an international tour company (we are probably the most broad-based birding tour company there is) and our Birdquesters come from many different countries. Although United Kingdom residents are currently not permitted to travel overseas for leisure purposes, this is not true of most other countries, so our tours are continuing to […]

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New: Uncharted Colombia Expedition in November-December 2021

We are operating a unique Uncharted Colombia Expedition from 29 November-18 December 2021. The expedition will explore the remote settlement of Inírida in far eastern Colombia adjacent to the Orinoco River, the rarely-visited Serranía de Perijá in northernmost Colombia, the Cartagena region and some rarely-visited Andean locations. Leader: Trevor Ellery. Numerous Colombian specialities will be […]

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39 YEARS AND COUNTING – BIRDQUEST TALES FROM THE FIELD: Number 2

Just like Ian Lewis, my wife Sue and I have been Birdquesting for a long time – our first was to Turkey in 1985 and our most recent one, to Vietnam just before the pandemic broke in 2020, was number 91. The main reason for doing them is of course to see the birds particularly […]

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