St Lucia revisited.

Report by Paul and Sally Bartho 4 to 7 November 2017. On the spur of the moment Sally and I decided to revisit St Lucia – ever hopefully of finding the specials we missed 2 weeks previously. The specials being the Eurasian Oystercatcher and the Gull-billed Tern. We stayed at Sugarloaf campsite – taking advantage…

Mkuze

Report by Paul and Sally Bartho 22 to 28 October 2017 On the spur of the moment Sally and I decided we needed a break and went to Mkuze  for 5 nights. As we arrived we noticed puddles on the road – it had obviously been raining – tho the reserve needs much more. Renovations…

Zululand

Report by Paul and Sally Bartho 1st to 5th April 2017 Following the report of a White-throated Bee-eater in Hluhluwe, Sally and I made an impulsive decision to see if we could find it. We decided to camp in Bonamanzi as a base and were allocated a site in their new campsite. Each campsite with…

St Lucia July 2015

Report by Paul and Sally Bartho Monday 20 July to Friday 24 July 2015 Sugarloaf campsite in St Lucia was not too busy. School holidays had ended. There was water rationing in St Lucia which meant that one day we had no tapped water but the rest all day. Water bottles were laid out at each of…