Posts from September 2023

Zebravlinder - Heliconius charitonius - Zebra longwing butterfly

The beauty of the butterfly

We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty. ~Maya Angelou Photos taken[…]

Stokstaartjes - Meerkats


I was free on Monday and went to Burgers Zoo. Lovely weather and a beautiful day. The last stop that day was the meerkats. Cute[…]

Dwergflamingo - Pygmy flamingo

Aquazoo Leeuwarden

On August 21, I went to Aquazoo in Leeuwarden for the first time. A new zoo for me. I went there because I wanted to[…]

Bao Bao, Gorilla

Apenheul in close up

The last week of my summer holidays, I enjoyed a visit to the Apenheul. The weather was perfect! Not too much sun and not too[…]

Eustoma (1-2018)


Rose, not my favorite color. But when it comes to flowers and birds, it becomes something else. That’s why I’m sharing a collection of pink[…]