Blog (prior to July 30th 2020)
|Posted on July 29, 2018 at 8:30 AM|
July 29th 2018 - we have just returned from a short break in Scotland, staying at the wonderful Grant Arms Hotel. Good old fashioned hospitality and everything geared up for birdwatching too. This time we had a DIY visit without any local guiding. We now know a lot of the best places to visit - and we found some new ones too.
On the first morning we were very lucky to find Black and Red Throated Divers in full breeding plumage. We had a close up view of a Red Grouse family plus we saw the lovely Crested Tit. Over 50 other species followed - including Crossbill. Other highlights were Spotted Flycatcher and the fantastic Ospreys at Loch Insh. I have created a new page especially for the Ospreys on the website. Here are few of the photos taken...