As planned, after struggling the local dirt road, I met with my other fellow birding and photographer friends at Dhunga khani (rock mine), on the other side of the Ichhangu town. It was great to see some friends after a long time with other regular guys. We continued along the Ichhangu khola (stream) below theContinue reading “Birding Ichhangu”
Monthly Archives: August 2021
Manhara and nature HIKE
Right after, when the rain stopped, I picked up my bag and rushed to Manhara, that took some half and hour travel time on my bike and met a friend. Located in the east of Kathmandu, Manhara is one of the important river system of this valley. Manhara wetland and farmland since last couple ofContinue reading “Manhara and nature HIKE”
Farmlands and Hillside
Just got back from my 3 days tour out of Kathmandu. I am so glad that I got this opportunity to get out, even just for this short trip, during this ongoing pandemic. Not a good time to travel, this time, as most people will think and say! It’s monsoon season when we get floods,Continue reading “Farmlands and Hillside”
Why and What!
Cute Red Panda looking down at us while we were taking its picture! What else do you think it might be telling and thinking about us!
Blue Whistling Thrush
When we see it fly off, it looks a dark black bird but seen in good light- its plumage is beautiful shiny violet blue with light white spots, mainly on the back of the birds. We have been lucky to see it in most of our walks in nature in Kathmandu. It is often heardContinue reading “Blue Whistling Thrush”
Just did a short visit yesterday nearby in the afternoon, in spite of weather threatening with monsoon rain. I was lucky and managed to stay dry till my return. The light was another thing, still managed to capture these recognizable birds pictures in my camera. Beautiful Barbet that are usually seen behind the foliage andContinue reading “Afternoon Stroll”
It was great to be back to Sim-Boson after last Feb, one of my favourite birding and nature hiking destination, located in the southern fringe of Kathmandu city. This place is also popular for day hiking and mountain biking trips. And of course it is a great place for birding that starts right after theContinue reading “Saturday Birding”
Common raptor around here Black Kite Milvus migrans