The Scalesia Forest, los Gemelos (the East Twins), Isla Santa Cruz (Indefatigable), the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador.

The Scalesia Forest, los Gemelos (the East Twins), Isla Santa Cruz (Indefatigable), the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador. Part of the highlands that can be visited from the road are these twin sinkholes (not volcanic craters), surrounded by scalesia forest. Vermilion flycatchers are often seen here, as are short-eared owls on occasion. Los Gemelos are about 2km […]

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Seville Jan 2016 (10) 058 – Triana Bridge

Seville Jan 2016 (10) 058 – Triana Bridge It’s now become part of our travelling calendar – we go on a city break for Jayne’s birthday in January – no presents for birthday’s and Christmas, we travel instead. This year it was Seville. We had to drive 180 miles south to Stansted to fly there […]

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The Galápagos Giant Tortoises (Chelonoidis sp), El Chato Ranch, the Village of Santa Rosa, Isla Santa Cruz, the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador.

The Galápagos Giant Tortoises (Chelonoidis sp), El Chato Ranch, the Village of Santa Rosa, Isla Santa Cruz, the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador. The giant tortoises of Galapagos are among the most famous of the unique fauna of the Islands. While giant tortoises once thrived on most of the continents of the world, the Galapagos tortoises now […]

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Seville Jan 2016 (12) 390

Seville Jan 2016 (12) 390 It’s now become part of our travelling calendar – we go on a city break for Jayne’s birthday in January – no presents for birthday’s and Christmas, we travel instead. This year it was Seville. We had to drive 180 miles south to Stansted to fly there though, Friday afternoon […]

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Seville Jan 2016 (5) 910

It’s now become part of our travelling calendar – we go on a city break for Jayne’s birthday in January – no presents for birthday’s and Christmas, we travel instead. This year it was Seville. We had to drive 180 miles south to Stansted to fly there though, Friday afternoon on the A1, such fun… […]

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Seville Jan 2016 (5) 802 – Around and about the Metropol Parasol in Plaza de la Encarnacion at the other end of the day this time – waiting for the sunset

It’s now become part of our travelling calendar – we go on a city break for Jayne’s birthday in January – no presents for birthday’s and Christmas, we travel instead. This year it was Seville. We had to drive 180 miles south to Stansted to fly there though, Friday afternoon on the A1, such fun… […]

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Seville Jan 2016 (5) 730 – Around and about the Metropol Parasol in Plaza de la Encarnacion at the other end of the day this time – waiting for the sunset

It’s now become part of our travelling calendar – we go on a city break for Jayne’s birthday in January – no presents for birthday’s and Christmas, we travel instead. This year it was Seville. We had to drive 180 miles south to Stansted to fly there though, Friday afternoon on the A1, such fun… […]

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