Category: European Wildlife

May 30, 2018 NTGates No comments exist

The European brown bear has an incredible refuge in Europe. I went to search for them in Romania’s Carpathian Mountains in October 2017. Romania has somewhere in the region of 5-6,000 wild brown bears, having recovered from around 1,000 individuals in the early 20th century. The reason that Romania is The Bear capital of Europe (well,…

March 9, 2018 NTGates No comments exist

Who knew we had flamingos in Europe, and that they’re just a quick and easy flight away!? To get over our December blues, a few friends and I decided to seek out some winter sun. A quick trawl of flights revealed that Majorca was a cheap and easy getaway and in an impulsive flash –…