Amphibian & Reptile Travels

Monthly Archives: December 2012

Just a quick post to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Although 2012 hasn’t been a good year for me personally, I have had some great trips abroad and had some great experiences, as well as spending time with some great people who I’ve met on my travels. I would like to send a special Xmas thanks to my friends in Greece, especially Alex and David Ashcroft,… Read More

Great week in Portugal and S-W Spain, amphibians were out in numbers and we even found 13 species of reptile as well!  

Next week I am going back to one of my favourite places to see amphibians, the southern coast of Portugal or the Algarve as it is better known. I’m pleased to say that Liam Russell will also be joining Carl, Gertjan and myself, taking a break from his PhD work on Sand lizards. A month ago, French ami Frank Deschandol was in the Algarve and his timing perfectly coincided with the first… Read More