Saturday, September 24, 2016

Sayaji Baug Zoo - Crimson Rosella

Sayaji Baug Zoo at Vododara is one of the biggest zoo in the country. There are various wild animals and birds at the zoo. One among them is Crimson Rosella.



It is a medium sized bird. This bird has mostly red plumage and bright blue cheeks. The feathers of the back and wing coverts are black broadly edged with red. While the tails blue, the flight feathers of the wings have broad blue edges. 




They feed on seeds of eucalypts, grasses and shrubs, as well as insects and some tree blossoms.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Aravelam

For most people Goa is the place to visit churches and relax on the beaches. But there is more to this place if one is interested to discover. One such place is Aravelam.



This place is close to Bicholim town in North Goa just 31 kms from the state capital Panaji. one can see here:

  • Pandava Caves
  • Sri Rudreshwar Temple
  • Aravelam waterfalls