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  1. Birding Peru

    Foreign Birding trips during the COVID 19 pandemic. List current situation for different destinations here!

    Yes, can't imagine anything else. And everyone has learned a lot about hygiene when traveling. Wash your hands a lot has always been a good idea.
  2. Birding Peru

    Foreign Birding trips during the COVID 19 pandemic. List current situation for different destinations here!

    All the time, Andy - except when birding and eating. It is impossible to bird or eat with the mask on correctly :cool:
  3. Birding Peru

    Foreign Birding trips during the COVID 19 pandemic. List current situation for different destinations here!

    I am just answering realistically what I have experienced during the 25 days in the field. One has to see the mini-van as a cell, where the important thing is to socially distance towards others outside of our party. We have to assume that everyone in the van are not carrying the virus...
  4. Birding Peru

    Foreign Birding trips during the COVID 19 pandemic. List current situation for different destinations here!

    Technically, yes you are supposed to wear the mask at all times, but practically you have to put the mask down while birding, or the bins will fog up. Also, practically in the vehicle, you usually don't wear the mask over your nose when away from towns. Also, during meals and drinks, you don't...
  5. Birding Peru

    Foreign Birding trips during the COVID 19 pandemic. List current situation for different destinations here!

    Even though most birders that I have been in contact with are waiting for the vaccine, some birders are still traveling. And while this may seem irresponsible to some, there is a lot of variations in different countries in active virus occurrence, as well as local COVID policies, so let us not...
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