Posts tagged ‘birds’
An entrance is always followed by an exit. This week no-one can be unaware of the unprecedented exit by the UK from the European Union, prompting Ailsa’s choice of the theme of EXIT this week.
Ailsa’s theme this week is Birds.
Singapore has a wonderful bird park
On our last day we went to visit the Jurong bird park. First we went around the park on the monorail to get an overview and decide which parts we most wanted to visit. I particularly wanted to visit the “jungle jewels” and “south east Asian bird” sections.
a “superb starling”
a “golden breasted starling”
brightly coloured macaws
this gorgeous member of the stork family posed for ages for me but my photos don’t do justice to his beautiful irridescent plumage
another stork with a colourful beak, a Japanese crane and a couple of herons
a beautiful copper sculpture of a pelican
and the real thing
a weird and wonderful cassowary
in the Lory aviary
a racquet-tailed drongo
a Nicobar pigeon
a crowned pigeon
and finally a group of sun conures