Peru October 2010 Two weeks to spend a little at the coast and then explore the Manu biosphere Reserve
Hungary May 2010 A visit to Hortobagy National Park in Hungary using permanent photo hides - getting up close and personal.
Ecuador February 2010 Mainland Ecuador visiting sites from 300 metres (rainforest) to 4,000 metres altitude (paramo) but mostly cloudforest. Organised by Naturetrek.
Botswana November 2009 The famous Okavango Delta with rain, cats and dogs
Point Pelee May 2009 Migration, American style. Across the pond and explore Ontario and Ohio for migrating birds - mainly Warblers.
Sweden February 2009 A short trip to experience proper winter and the hardy birds that endure it in Northern climes.
Antarctica & Argentina October 2008 In search of the Emperor Penguins at Snow Hills then Andean Condor and other Argentinean delights
Japan (February 2008) We enjoyed our first winter trip with Birdquest we had to repeat it. The cranes were just as good but the Eagles were better.
Spain Extremadura (April 2007 and July 2008) Hide photography (up to 15 hours at a stretch) of a small range of special birds; Bustards, Bee-eater and Roller mostly. Then baking in the Spanish summer for birds visiting water
South Africa (December 2006) Going west of Cape Town to see the Gannets then east to observe Blue Cranes, the national bird, in their breeding area.
Brazilian Pantanal and Iguacu (August 2006) The fantastic waterfowl and raptors of the Pantanal wetland followed by the bird-rich falls at Iguazu.
Oman (October 2005) Wintering waders and spectacular passage raptors in a very friendly part of the Middle East.
Spitsbergen (June 2005) Cruising in the Land of the Ice Bear with splendid Auks, fabulous scenery and much history