Monthly Archives: March 2008

Blue Rock Thrush

We visited Huis Ten Bosch, which is a Dutch theme park in Nagasaki, and had a good day looking around at all the tulips and the (mock) European buildings. I enjoyed it, but the most exciting thing was being able to get … Continue reading

Posted in Birds | Comments Off on Blue Rock Thrush

Daurian Redstart

This male Durian Redstart (joubitaki) was in someone’s garden. I leaned right over the wall and took some shots, then noticed the old woman doing her garden. Not sure if she saw me, but if she did, she exhibited amazing … Continue reading

Posted in Birds | Comments Off on Daurian Redstart

Brown-eared Bulbul

Photographed this brown-eared bulbul (hiyodori) sitting on a branch outside my office window. The yellow on the end of its beak is probably pollen – these birds often feed from flowers. Order: Passeriformes; Family: Pycnonotidae Microscelis amaurotis Brown-eared Bulbul = … Continue reading

Posted in Birds | Comments Off on Brown-eared Bulbul

Thailand Trip 2008

I went on a short trip to Thailand this March. I’ve created four pages of photos: Overview of my trip to Thailand Staying in a Treehouse in Khao Sok National Park Scuba Diving in Koh Tao Exploring Koh Samui

Posted in Other countries | 2 Comments