Category Archives: Birds

Humming Bird Nest at Harbour Club Villas

Two weeks ago, I noticed a hummingbird flying around a Desert Rose that I had growing in a pot at our villas at Harbour Club Villas and Marina. I noticed something on a branch and on looking closer discovered the … Continue reading

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Bananaquits Bath Time

Harbour Club Villas has quite a few birds now and this is an never ending source of photos for me. Another hot, sunny day on island and so I sprayed down our pepper and tomato plants. Within minutes all kinds … Continue reading

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Blue Hills

Some say that Blue Hills was the former name for our island of Providenciales and named for the blueish tinge of the hills and ridges as sloops neared the island from the sea. Life centered around the sea, sloop building … Continue reading

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Birds at Harbour Club Villas

Activity around the pool at Harbour Club Villas has been amazing. I sit there often trying to capture all our birds coming in to feed from the variety of flowering plants. Our villa guests too are taking photos of the … Continue reading

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Harbour Club Villas and Marina

Harbour Club Villas and Marina……a gem of a place on the South Side of Provo with Flamingo Lake on one side and our Marina leading out to beautiful Cooper Jack Bay on the other.  It’s a new year and past … Continue reading

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Pintails on Flamingo Lake

The sun was setting as the ducks swam in the lake. Beautiful White-Cheeked Pintails swimming and feeding on Flamingo Lake   A beautiful evening for a cruise on Flamingo Lake by Harbour Club Villas Evenings at the lake by Harbour … Continue reading

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Tamarind Tree at Harbour Club Villas

The Tamarind tree apparently was brought to the Caribbean from Africa in the early seventeenth century. Our tree is relatively small at about 18 feet but makes for easy gathering of the fruits. It was originally given to us as a … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Leeward Afternoon

An afternoon spent on the beach at Leeward brought many interesting sights and things to photograph. This island is rich in natural beauty and you don’t even have to look for it. Here are some of the photos taken in … Continue reading

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More Birds at Harbour Club Villas

All kinds of twittering going on today and I left my computer to go and investigate. There were two baby Blue-grey Gnatcatchers learning to fly while the mama flew around from one to the other. They are fairly common breeding residents on … Continue reading

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Birds at Harbour Club Villas

All of a sudden there seems to be lots of singing, chirping, cooing and squawking going on around Harbour Club Villas. I’ve managed to photograph quite a few birds in the last week that seem to like this area……….Bananaquits, Doves, … Continue reading

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