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Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Yesterday, 14:40
Replies: 24
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Posted By halftwo
Cheers, Larry.

Cheers, Larry.
Forum: Birds & Birding Sunday 12th August 2018, 15:11
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Posted By halftwo
Thanks for sharing. Fabulous.

Thanks for sharing. Fabulous.
Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Thursday 9th August 2018, 22:18
Replies: 24
Views: 1,615
Posted By halftwo
That's great, Andre. We are going to Mato Grosso...

That's great, Andre.

We are going to Mato Grosso - is it possible to get there from Pixaim without having to go through Cuiaba?!
And we're going to Chapada dos Guimaraes - any specific sites you...
Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Wednesday 8th August 2018, 15:39
Replies: 24
Views: 1,615
Posted By halftwo
Now up to four ! We are go!

Now up to four !

We are go!
Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Tuesday 7th August 2018, 21:01
Replies: 24
Views: 1,615
Posted By halftwo
Kittykat: we'll be in Porto Jofre on the 28th...

Kittykat: we'll be in Porto Jofre on the 28th (&29 & 30th) at Ocelotnatur. Hope to see you around - maybe a long shot- you never know.
I'll pm you with contact details.

Andre:

Any and every...
Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Tuesday 7th August 2018, 07:46
Replies: 24
Views: 1,615
Posted By halftwo
Hi Kittykat, I was under the impression you'd...

Hi Kittykat,

I was under the impression you'd already been - or is this a second trip?

We're staying in several places - inc Pousada Piuval, Ocelotnatur Em Porto Jofre, Mato Grosso in Aguas...
Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Thursday 2nd August 2018, 10:20
Replies: 24
Views: 1,615
Posted By halftwo
And we're now up to at least 3 with a possible...

And we're now up to at least 3 with a possible fourth!
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 30th July 2018, 21:33
Replies: 57
Views: 1,947
Posted By halftwo
I think you deserved that, BBB, after your...

I think you deserved that, BBB, after your Jacobin remark!! What fabulous birds: and, yes, they chase off other hummers - but they're not the only ones.

Larry: cruel though!
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 30th July 2018, 21:18
Replies: 11
Views: 408
Posted By halftwo
Hi RG, I spent a very cold day in February in...

Hi RG,

I spent a very cold day in February in Atlanta on my way back from Ecuador a couple of years back - and despite going from tropics to frosty Georgia I really had a great day before moving on...
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 30th July 2018, 21:04
Replies: 518
Views: 32,158
Posted By halftwo
Yes - only my fourth wader for this house -...

Yes - only my fourth wader for this house - including Woodcock. I should think only one or two possible - maybe GP and Oyk. Snipe I suppose. After that it's hard to see what others might be passing...
Forum: Birds & Birding Sunday 29th July 2018, 16:36
Replies: 518
Views: 32,158
Posted By halftwo
Amazed, while watching Swifts just a few minutes...

Amazed, while watching Swifts just a few minutes ago when
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64: WHIMBREL

flew over heading SW.
Forum: Birds & Birding Sunday 29th July 2018, 10:17
Replies: 2
Views: 210
Posted By halftwo
Yes, I've seen several youngsters out and about...

Yes, I've seen several youngsters out and about recently - 1st & 2nd broods - third brood in the nest now.
Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Sunday 29th July 2018, 10:14
Replies: 24
Views: 1,615
Posted By halftwo
This trip is now doubled in size - BF's Arbu has...

This trip is now doubled in size - BF's Arbu has joined me in booking - obviously our trip to Java & Bali hasn't put him off a repeat !!
Forum: Birds & Birding Saturday 28th July 2018, 09:37
Replies: 518
Views: 32,158
Posted By halftwo
We too have had a shower of rain today - 2nd...

We too have had a shower of rain today - 2nd since April.

Unfortunately no Crag Martins with it!
Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Saturday 28th July 2018, 07:00
Replies: 24
Views: 1,615
Posted By halftwo
You'll have to do a Larry and take the baby next...

You'll have to do a Larry and take the baby next year!

Congratulations!

H
Forum: Information Wanted Tuesday 24th July 2018, 21:02
Replies: 13
Views: 674
Posted By halftwo
Hi, Larry. Having had my 60th this year, ...

Hi, Larry.

Having had my 60th this year, (birthday, not bird!) I know time's pressing as my list is still below 3,000. Originally I'd hoped to get to 5k by 50 - but that plan was rudely...
Forum: Information Wanted Monday 23rd July 2018, 20:29
Replies: 13
Views: 674
Posted By halftwo
You'll soon be on 5,000 David & Sarah. I hope to...

You'll soon be on 5,000 David & Sarah. I hope to get there before the grim reaper!
Forum: Information Wanted Sunday 22nd July 2018, 19:42
Replies: 13
Views: 674
Posted By halftwo
Ethiopia Airways are soon to start direct flights...

Ethiopia Airways are soon to start direct flights from Manchester, I believe - which makes it easier for us Northerners.
Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Sunday 22nd July 2018, 08:39
Replies: 24
Views: 1,615
Posted By halftwo
This now all booked : 20th September - 3rd...

This now all booked : 20th September - 3rd October.

Difficult for anyone to join now, I realise, but I'm putting it out there as a long shot, anyway.

Cost just over 2,000 for flights (from...
Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 18th July 2018, 16:55
Replies: 518
Views: 32,158
Posted By halftwo
Oh dear. I'm really in the doldrums! Well done,...

Oh dear. I'm really in the doldrums!

Well done, Ken. (Gritted teeth!)

There was a Crane not too distant today - but too distant!
Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Wednesday 18th July 2018, 16:00
Replies: 24
Views: 1,615
Posted By halftwo
Not necessarily, Steve - I think it was Jon...

Not necessarily, Steve - I think it was Jon Hornbuckle who had one cross the road!
Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Wednesday 18th July 2018, 13:46
Replies: 24
Views: 1,615
Posted By halftwo
Brazil: budget Patanal/Amazonia

Considering a trip this Sept/Oct (Yes short notice I know)

Cuaiba area (hire car for the Pantanal) and Alta Floresta areas (short plane hop between) .

Trying to keep costs down - but will still be...
Forum: Birds & Birding Sunday 15th July 2018, 15:58
Replies: 18
Views: 881
Posted By halftwo
My wife and I have been together for six years -...

My wife and I have been together for six years - and try as I might I can't get her into birding - but some knowledge does absorb - she's just said, listening to a Collared Dove sing, "Is that one of...
Forum: Birds & Birding Sunday 15th July 2018, 15:52
Replies: 19
Views: 813
Posted By halftwo
Deepest sympathies, John. I'm sure our paths...

Deepest sympathies, John.

I'm sure our paths must have crossed as I was going for everything in the 80s. Unlike yours, my Mum was never an avid birder - plants were her thing. But her knowledge of...
Forum: Information Wanted Tuesday 10th July 2018, 05:41
Replies: 25
Views: 1,157
Posted By halftwo
Yes, I've booked extra insurance through third...

Yes, I've booked extra insurance through third party too for my Philippines trip - you can get year-long or one-off if memory serves. Easy enough to find on internet - many sites and price...
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