This year has been the fourth consecutive that we have attended the Paris shell show. As always, it has been very well organized, with great public assistance and many specialized collectors from all over the world. We had a table of 4 meters with varied material mainly from South America. Some rare species, […]
This year we attended for the first time the Shell Show celebrated in Shanghai at the end of July. The experience has been very rewarding and very different from the shows in Europe, in China there is another spirit, a lot of young people with big enthusiasm for the shells. He Jing and […]
This July during three weeks we made a shelling trip around Cuba. We rented a car from Havana and toured the whole island (we traveled more than 4,000 km!). Cuba is one of the countries in the top 5 to look for landsnails, it’s a small paradise and stands out for its great abundance […]
Following our ten-day trip in Croatia, we were diving in the Dubrovnik area for 5 days. We had the pleasure of meeting and visiting Duro Capor, an excellent person who received us very well. Its collection has some interesting Adriatic sea species and also some endemic local snails, I liked especially Clausiliidae family.
During this month of August I was 10 days in Croatia with two friends from Murcia (Spain), we were diving along the coast and we were able to visit some local collectors. Neven Lete is a well-known archaeologist who also collect shells. He is specialized only in the area where he lives and only […]