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Our 8 Favourite Birdwatching Locations in Spain

Our 8 Favourite Birdwatching Locations in Spain

Escrito em 28 de agosto de 2022

Spain is one of the best birding countries in Europe and is adequately recognised for that. Two of its wealthiest regions are the neighbouring provinces of Extremadura and Andalucia. As Portuguese birdwatchers, we couldn’t be any luckier for having them right there after the border.  Of course, there is much more than that in this vast and biodiverse country. But, what we are about to share with you, is what we know the best and consider worth sharing.   Without following any specific order, we present our eight favourite birdwatching places in Spain.    Doñana National Park Greater Flamingo flock on ... Ler mais
People & Birds: Birdwatching Bussiness -  Gayuin Birding Tours Morocco

People & Birds: Birdwatching Bussiness - Gayuin Birding Tours Morocco

Escrito em 18 de agosto de 2022

This month, B Journal Editions is starting a new initiative, which is interviewing people, companies and projects involved with birds. The main ideas behind this are to inspire people that enjoy wild birds, ornithology and/or birdwatching and to promote businesses and conservation projects.  Our first interview was with Hamid from Gayuin Birding Tours Morocco.   Gayuin Birding Tours Morocco has 12 years of experience and is based in Marakesh, the capital of Morocco. It has 3 local experienced guides, fluent in several languages. They offer day trips observations in the desert and up to 8 different several-day birding tours around ... Ler mais
Autumn Bird Migration

Autumn Bird Migration

Escrito em 06 de agosto de 2022

Once again, one of the most magical and mysterious bird-related events is about to begin - autumn bird migration.  As we previously shared with you last year (see article HERE), millions of birds will soon embrace the challenge of moving from their summer and breeding grounds to their winter areas, in some cases, facing long-distance and dangerous journeys.     But, how and when do they know it is time to leave? Well, it is generally known that birds migrate in autumn to find better ecological conditions and habitats that allow them to survive the winter. So, when the number ... Ler mais