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What is flying like these days?

I often get asked, what is it like travelling by air these days? Well, the answer is pretty normal in most places apart from the mask-wearing and, in some countries, a staggered disembarkation by row number (an improvement on the usual scrum in my view). Are the flights full? Yes, they often are in my […]

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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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Svalbard & Franz Josef Land Expedition, August 2022 – discounted rates for limited time period

We have a wonderful new Svalbard & Franz Josef Land expedition cruise in August 2022. Even higher densities of Polar Bears, Walruses and Ivory Gulls in the latter, which is also the nearest point in Eurasia to the North Pole! We will also have two days at the ‘ice front’ north of Svalbard and Franz […]

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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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