Autumn has been a season of seal watching so far and last weekend was no different. It was also another new location for us, taking a boat from the port of Harwich in Essex with Sealwatching.co.uk. The boat left from the quay at Harwich Dock and motored out through the port, past the huge shipping … Read more Its seal time again – Harwich / Walton-on-the-Naze
Those very few of you who may follow this blog will have seen that we go to Burnham-on-Crouch quite often to see the seals and back in mid-September my wife and i went again, this time with baby Benjamin! This time, it was just a day trip, but we did go again with Discovery Charters and … Read more Seals from Burnham-on-Crouch…sorry it’s late part 2
So, our first proper holiday with baby Benjamin. A week in Cape Town and Hermanus with the main aim of seeing some southern right whales (after our failure to do so in Western Australia) and also African Penguins. It’s the beginning of spring in August in the Western Cape, not peak season for most tourists, … Read more Cape Town & Hermanus – Whales and Penguins please
So, a flying visit…literally. An Easyjet flight up to Inverness on a Friday night, 2 nights in Nairn and a flight back to Gatwick on Sunday evening, all with a 4 month-old baby? Sounds crazy, but we had heard about the Scottish Dolphin Centre a while back, where you can potentially see bottle-nosed dophins from … Read more Inverness and the Moray Firth
Kit and Tips
Here we detail what kit we use to watch and photograph the wildlife, along with any other handy tips about wildlife watching and photography.