Thursday 4 April 2013

MOROCCO - Merzouga and Beyond

If like me you love desert landscapes, then a trip to Merzouga is a must. Superb birds against a spectacular backdrop with continual reminders of migration. Here are just some of the highlights from our 3 night stay in this wonderful part of Morocco.
Blue-cheeked Bee-Eater

Darryl up close & personal

Erg Chebbi

Brown-necked Ravens

Camels and Erg Chebbi

Male Desert Sparrow

African Desert Warbler

Crowned Sandgrouse

Spotted Sandgrouse

Birding in the Desert

Finding our own Egyptian Nightjar by surprise!

What a Cracker!

Another Thick-billed Lark
Spotted Sandgrouse in front of Erg Chebbi


  1. Nice stuff, wonderful country, friendly people, good food and great weather......

    Laurie -