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Recent content by Pash44

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    Local bird guides in CR

    Should have said - I have seen Andy A's recommendation re Monteverde and have been in touch with Pat O'Donnell previously.
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    Local bird guides in CR

    Planning a trip to CR next spring with my wife. We have visited before and she's not into hardcore listing. So plan is to bird with her for 1-2 days in most locations and hire local guide just for me for 1 day to do clean-up of trickier species. Any help with names/contacts much appreciated. We...
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    Northern India in 2022

    Agree - fantastic place
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    Northern India in 2022

    Hi Dermot Did almost the same itinerary a few years ago with a great guide - Ghanshyam Singh (Ghani). Great eyes/ears and a really lovely guy as well - he loves his food too which was superb. He can make all arrangements and will be much more economical than using birding companies. His Dad is...
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    8 days in Thailand - May 2020

    Hi Mike Highly recommend staying at Baan Maka in KK. They will have up to date details on what's possible at the various private hides. A friend of mine recently got Eared Pitta at one of them. Best book hides through Ian/Games (great guide) , owners of Baan Maka, in advance as some of them get...
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    Colombia March 2020 (Andes, Magdalena Valley, Santa Marta)

    1 space has opened up for this fantastic trip. It is definitely running and all logistics are now confirmed. Please PM me if you are interested. Thanks
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    Vietnam March 2019

    Trip Report Vietnam Trip Report available here https://www.cloudbirders.com/tripreport/repository/ASHLEY_Vietnam_03_03_2019.pdf
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    Bargain Ecuadorian Amazon Dec 2019-Jan 2020

    16 day trip to Amazon covering Gareno Lodge, Wild Sumaco, Rio Bigal Reserve then via Coca up the Rio Napo to Limoncocha, Sani Lodge/Sacha Lodge area, Yasuni area. Fully guided by excellent local guide Marcelo Quipo and including accommodation, transport, boat trips, food, entrance fees...
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    Brazil - Atlantic Rainforest October 2020

    Price/Itinerary Update 2 birders signed up - looking for 1-2 more to make trip economical. Trip will be shortened to 16 days covering Intervales Trilha dos Tucanos REGUA Itororo No longer visiting Itatiaia or Ubatuba Approximate Price $2.5k for 3 birders, $2.25k for 4 birders including...
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    Brazil - Atlantic Rainforest October 2020

    I will be visiting the Pantanal in Brazil in September 2020 with family and have been planning a birding extension in the Atlantic Rainforest around Rio and Sao Paulo on the way back - early to mid-October. Planned itinerary as follows Areas Birding Sites 1...
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    Colombia March 2020 (Andes, Magdalena Valley, Santa Marta)

    Trip is now full with a waiting list. Thanks to those who replied.
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    Colombia March 2020 (Andes, Magdalena Valley, Santa Marta)

    Hi Arun Pacific and Amazon are another trip entirely! Not touching them on this one. February is peak time when all the best sites and lodges are full of birders and playback. March is generally a touch quieter. Regards Pash
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    Colombia March 2020 (Andes, Magdalena Valley, Santa Marta)

    23 day trip through Colombia with full-time guide including good quality accommodation, food, transport (combination of van and 4x4), park fees, internal flights. Areas visited include Chingaza, Sumapaz, Valle Anchicaya, Sonso, Montezuma, Otun, Rio Blanco, Jardin, Rio Bravo, Minca, El Dorado...
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    Rwanda and Uganda September 2019

    Thanks for the info. Can you PM me an email address and I'll get back to you. Best wishes Pash
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    Rwanda and Uganda September 2019

    Hi Mike Interested in this trip - can you send me Uganda details too and let me know if you have specific dates in mind. Thanks Pash
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