Photo of the Day: Magpie Shrike. Kruger National Park, South Africa

Photo of the Day: Magpie Shrike.

Three-banded Plover, Kruger National Park

Shongololo Express provides a distinctive touring concept for travellers offering three to journeys that cover Southern Africa.

Brown-hooded Kingfisher

Tree Kingfishers - Photo Gallery: Images of the macaw species with links to species informational pages and more photos

The Fiscal Flycatcher, Sigelus silens, is a small passerine bird in the Old World flycatcher family. It is a resident breeder in Botswana, South Africa, Lesotho, Mozambique and Swaziland, and a vagrant to Namibia.

Fiscal Flycatcher an Old World Flycatcher, a resident breeder in Botswana, South Africa, Mozambique, Swaziland

Bocage Bushshrike.

Bocage Bushshrike.

#BIRDS: #Black_Crowned_Tchagra -

The black-crowned tchagra (Tchagra senegala) is a bushshrike.This species is found in the Arabian peninsula and most of Africa in scrub, open woodland, semi-desert and cultivation. Photo taken at Kruger Park.

Woodland Kingfisher (Halcyon senegalensis) - widely distributed in tropical Africa south of the Sahara, and from Pretoria northwards

Woodland kingfisher- This beautiful bird is an intra-African migrant. It can be found from just north of Pretoria in Gauteng, to south of the Sahara desert

Bicoloured Antpitta (Grallaria rufocinerea)

Bicolored Antpitta (Grallaria rufocinerea) *Threatened by habitat many times must I see this preventable reason for bird species loss?


Pine Grosbeak (Pinicola enucleator) is a large member of the true finch family, Fringillidae. It is found in coniferous woods across Alaska, the western mountains of the United States, Canada, and in subarctic Fennoscandia and Siberia