The Budongo Trail Leads to Brilliant Birds

On this cool, rainy day along the Budongo Trail at the Edinburgh Zoo, before approaching the exhibit we stumbled upon a gorgeous, elaborate wooden bench where you can sit beside beautifully carved out chimps.  I loved it, it was a great piece.  Before venturing into the building and out of the rain we strolled past the outdoor…

Butterflies Enchant while Orangutans Amuse

The Toronto Zoo’s paths are easy to navigate; taking a complete circle helps visitors to not miss one precious animal.  Taking the path clockwise you enter the region of Indomalaya where you’ll find plants and animals from southern and southeast Asia.  The first animal you encounter is the lion-tailed macaques.  These quiet and languid monkeys…