Bee-eaters in Majete Game Reserve near Lengwe NP

The trip to the Majete Game Reserve makes me stop at a bush. A remarkable bird party can be seen here. After some minutes I can detect Fork-tailed Drongos (Dicrurus adsimilis), Livingstone’s Flycatcher (Erythrocercus livingstonei), Red-capped Robin-Chats (Cossypha natalensis), Bearded Scrub-Robins (Cercotrichas quadrivirgata) and a Holub’s Golden-Weaver (Ploceus xanthops) – with a strikingly flesh-colored beak… Continue reading Bee-eaters in Majete Game Reserve near Lengwe NP

Der Böhmspint im Lengwe Nationalpark/ Malawi

Nun zum Nachmittagstrip im Lengwe Nationalpark, damit wenigstens etwas vom Tag übrigbleibt. Immerhin ist es schon gut um die 15:00. Der Weg führt mich über den Main Drive zum Main Hide. Hut ab, die Lauferei vom Parkplatz ist zwar störend – besonders in der Bullenhitze. Aber der Hide selber ist mal einigermaßen stabil, gibt einen… Continue reading Der Böhmspint im Lengwe Nationalpark/ Malawi

Lengwe National Park and its Boehm’s Bee-eater

The heat is still breathtaking. But now for the afternoon trip in Lengwe National Park. After all, it’s already near 3:00 p.m.. The trail leads me over the Main Drive to the Main Hide. Hats off, walking from the parking lot is annoying – especially in the cops heat. But the hide itself is somewhat… Continue reading Lengwe National Park and its Boehm’s Bee-eater