The 24th Annual Space Coast Birding & Wildlife Festival is on… virtually… January 29 – 31, 2021! Register Now! We will have an incredible host of speakers, webinars, videos and workshops… over 60 presentations are available, depending on the registration level chosen! You won’t miss anything because everything will be recorded and available through July…

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From all of us at Wildside Nature Tours we wish you Happy Holidays and a Joyous New Year. We look forward to traveling in 2021 and hope that you will join us.   Photos:  Top left to right – Mt. Kilimanjaro Two-horned Chameleon (Tanzania/AB); Pallid Harrier (Tanzania/AB); Bank Myna (India/AB) Center clockwise from upper left…

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Wildside Nature Tours is pleased to participate in the Birders Bucket List Bash, November 11-14, 2020. During this virtual experience, birders are invited to a 4-day, virtual whirlwind tour of myriad international birding destinations, each highlighted by seasoned travel experts. The Birders Bucket List Bash is hosted by New Jersey Audubon/Cape May Bird Observatory, and…

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Spring is a spectacular season for birders and photographers. We get to admire a great variety of colourful species, including many that have flown thousands of miles on a mission to their breeding grounds. For the last decade I, along with the whole Wildside Nature Tours team, have enjoyed the spectacle of spring migration from…

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Being homebound in this strange time has given me an opportunity to spend more time watching my backyard in suburban Philadelphia than I would normally do at this time of year. It is just a quarter-acre in size, but chock-full of native shrubs, perennial garden beds, and an assortment of mature trees. My feeder station…

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While we are not able to visit the Dry Tortugas this month, we are already looking forward to returning next year to this wonderful destination. We are running 4 trips in 2021 with spaces still available. Have questions? See below, or feel free to contact me. Why visit the Dry Tortugas? The Dry Tortugas is…

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At Wildside we pride ourselves on providing exceptional leaders and outstanding experiences. Whether the tour is 3 days or 3 weeks, close to home or across the globe, our clients enjoy great adventures with Wildside! Here are some words about recent trips: Holly, Florida –  Puerto Rico: “Gabriel Lugo is a super knowledgable and talented…

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From the Okavango Delta to the Kalahari Desert, Botswana showcases stunning landscapes, extraordinary experiences, and an abundance of wildlife. Within this vast, rich conservation area, elephants, wild dogs, and lions roam, and Pel’s fishing-owl, wattled cranes, and slaty egrets thrive. We explore diverse habitats, staying at multiple remote first-class camps, accessible only by plane. Botswana…

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