Tag: birds

Where does my garbage go? A grim reality.

Before Amsterdam, I lived in Tampa, FL, very close to the Gulf of Mexico. Every time we would go to the beach, Subway sandwiches under arm, we knew that the hundreds of shore birds would be eager to meet us.  Though they were a nuisance when we were trying to eat our food, I am glad that we were leaving behind some bread crumbs, or a…

The best photobomb of all time.

YAY! Even the birds are happy in Amsterdam today! No more scurrying along on half frozen canals…the weather has slightly warmed up melting all the brown, disgusting slush. This speckled/filthy-looking bird, however, appears to have had one too many cocktails last night. Alone. In the cold. Furthermore, he is quite irritated that after finally getting a shot at the spotlight,…