Tag Archives: St. Lucia

Lesser Frigatebird – St Lucia

Report by Sally and Paul Bartho 11 to 13 October 2018 On the spur of the moment, Sally and I decided to dart over to St Lucia to try our luck at seeing the immature Lesser Frigatebird. The day started … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Sand Forest Lodge Weekend Away

Report by Cheryl Bevan 11 to 13 March 2016 Twenty birders headed out to Sand Forest Lodge near Hluhluwe for our first weekend outing of the year. Some had arrived a day earlier in pouring rain. On Saturday we set out at … Continue reading

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Zululand Trip Report

Paul and Sally Bartho 19 to 25 October On impulse Sally and I decided to head up to St. Lucia for 4 nights and the same at Kube Yini (between Mkuze and Phinda). Then onwards, wherever, for a further week. … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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St Lucia and Mkhuze – May 2015 – Part One

Report by Paul and Sally Bartho Having been closeted away in Hillcrest for four months it was time to get away – St. Lucia and Mkhuze were the destinations – for four or five nights in each. Sugarloaf campsite in … Continue reading

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Zululand and the Kruger – Part 11

St. Lucia as well as Eastern and Western Shores of Isimangaliso Wetland Park – 23 to 27 November 2014 Paul and Sally Bartho After a short drive from Ndumo we reached St. Lucia and chose to stay in the large … Continue reading

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Northern Zululand – A Summer Odyssey.

Northern Zululand – A Summer Odyssey. Trip Report by Paul & Sally Bartho 29 Dec 2013 to 11 Jan 2014 Sally and I decided to spend the New Year camping away from home. Northern Zululand was our destination. Our program: … Continue reading

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Cape Vidal and St. Lucia. 25th to 30th August 2013.

Cape Vidal and St. Lucia. 25th to 30th August 2013. Sally and I went to Cape Vidal campsite for 2 nights followed by 3 at Sugarloaf campsite in St. Lucia. We endured strong wind for all 5 days. Our tent … Continue reading

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