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  1. Andy Adcock

    The Great Escape, Namibia.

    Suspected as much with my message in post 106.
  2. Andy Adcock

    The Great Escape, Namibia.

    Any shots? How many records from Namibia?
  3. Andy Adcock

    The Great Escape, Namibia.

    Pool at Poppa now, I wonder when they put that in? It was a disappointing site when we were there, very small and once you'd seen tha Pratincoles there was little reason to hang around. A few bits that we missed, Wattled Crane, Locust Finch, Dusky Lark, must be a mega there, not Quailfinch...
  4. Andy Adcock

    The Great Escape, Namibia.

    That had never occured to me?
  5. Andy Adcock

    The Great Escape, Namibia.

    Not to steal Jos's thunder, (as if I could) but we actually came across a lot of these, (but no large predators) including one I picked up from a busy road to stop it getting squashed. Regarding Halali, my wife suffered an excruciating, Scorpion sting on her foot as we returned from the water...
  6. Andy Adcock

    The Great Escape, Namibia.

    You may want to check if you're going to have any issues in getting back to Europe, worse places to be than Namibia though, unless you get Covid that is! https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-55579682
  7. Andy Adcock

    The Great Escape, Namibia.

    Mine too, however, we had to 'up sticks' as I was on the verge of murder. An 'RV arrived, along with drunken fools and loud music, just cannot tell you how close I was enacting some violence on these idiots, my wife, forced me to move our camp which in restrospect, was the best plan, I'd...
  8. Andy Adcock

    The Great Escape, Namibia.

    A rather upsetting place when we were there. Ther was an ongoing outbreak of what we were told was canine distemper and there were dead and dying animals, absolutely, everywhere. So upsetting was it, that my wife only took a couple of shots and we left.
  9. Andy Adcock

    The Great Escape, Namibia.

    Think you mean Bradfield's Swift?
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