Africa

Gabon 2022

Gabon 2022

I went with friend Mike Bird on a mammal focused trip organised by Martin Royle of Royle Safaris in July 2022. The main aim was to see Western Lowland Gorillas and Mandrills

Madagascar 2007

Madagascar 2007

To celebrate my retirement and hitting the grand old age of sixty in 2007 we went on a Naturetrek trip to Madagascar, a country that had always been on my bucket list.

Zambia 2012

Zambia 2012

In 2012 we decided to spend Christmas in the tropics and went on a Naturetrek trip to the South Luangwa National Park in Zambia, staying at Kafunta River Lodge.

Ghana 2016

Ghana 2016

We used a local company, Ashanti African Tours, for a trip to Ghana which had a strong emphasis on butterflies but also took in the birds and other wildlife including the must-see Yellow-headed Picathartes.

South Africa 2018

South Africa 2018

We joined a “Naturetrek” trip to the Kalahari region to look for elusive mammals.

Uganda 2018

Uganda 2018

A private trip with Kalema Livingstone of “Livingstone African Safaris” in February/March 2018.