Monday, March 6, 2017

06/03/2017 A trip to Angouleme and some more photos from the trip to R.S.A.

Maximum temperature 12C, minimum 6C.  92km/h NW wind. 14 mm of rain measured this morning.
Mother and child statue seen at Girac Hospital Angouleme this morning

Warning of high winds slowed all the truck up along the N10 today.  Further North winds were up to 120 kph!

An interesting bridge over the N141 as the rain started once more.

Southern Red Bishop  (Euplectes orix). KwaZulu-Natal.

 European Roller (Coracias garrulus).  KwaZulu-Natal.

The Mocking Cliff ChatMocking Chat or Cliff Chat, (Thamnolaea cinnamomeiventris).  KwaZulu-Natal.

The Pied Crow (Corvus albus).  KwaZulu-Natal.

Steppe buzzard, (Buteo vulpinus).  KwaZulu-Natal.

The Yellow-billed Kite (Milvus aegyptius).  KwaZulu-Natal.


  1. Diane, it is so lovely to see your posts and photos, which always brighten my day. Thank you so much for sharing your trip and the gorgeous things you see.

    1. Thanks so much Linda, it is great to know that my photos are appreciated. It was a fabulous holiday and a pleasure to share. Diane

  2. The stature is really quite beautiful. I like it a lot. I have also really enjoyed your catch up of photos and blog posts. Thanks for sharing.

    1. Thanks Lynda, it is a pleasure to share such a beautiful country that has such a great collection of wildlife. Diane


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