Keeping the Bahrain date

Flocks of flamingos have descended on Bahrain¬† to keep their annual date with the “warm” winter in this part of the world. The Al Areen Wildlife Park and Reserve is these migratory birds’ favourite haunt. A trip there during these months is a very pleasant experience. There are also thousands of seagulls, cranes, pelicans and…

Duck Dynasty

Though we go for an evening walk on the coast fairly regularly, this evening was a first in a very peculiar way. This is because we came across a bunch of ducks, taking a walk of their own! And the way they were waddling in a straight line – as if taking part in a…

Lover Boy!

Saw this interesting scene at the Al Areen Wildlife Park, Bahrain, where, apparently, a male duck was aggressively “claiming” his companion from competition! He was successful after a very brief struggle and the couple happily sailed away!