Day six. first day in ReguaMay 14, 2017 in Brazil ⋅ ☀️ 38 °C
We got an early taxi for our flight. It was a good flight and we were met at the airport and transported to Regua.
It was a lovely sunny day so after lunch (with Brazilian family, child, mum, dad and grandparents, plus assorted Italians and Germans) we ventured out on one of the many trails through the forest.
Setting off about 3pm meant that at first there was little to see, lots to hear, and comfortable new boots, but i got a bit disgruntled as we saw no birds.
However, as we walked out into the open we became aware of much more bird life, a highlight being the smallest woodpecker I have ever seen. Paul got some great shots of it.
Later we walked on past the wetlands and there were plenty of birds to keep us occupied. We had a great deal of Capareenya (sugar palm punch) and then went to bed after supper as we were shattered.Read more