Bling

There are quite a few jewels on show in the Slovak countryside at the moment. One of them, strangely, is even non-avian:

slowworm

Those blue spangles on his back, it turns out, are a sign that this is a boy slow worm.

The bee eaters are … less understated:

bebeeT beflightAnd finally, our local stork chicks are starting to get a glint in their eyes:       storkeyes

 

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1 Response to Bling

  1. Flora Alexander says:

    Bee eaters get the prize for glamour, but that slow worm is really cool, too!

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