Superb European Bee eaters, photographed in May 2016 in Catalonia Spain
Bee eater (Merops apiaster)
Bee eater (Merops apiaster)

Bee eater eating...a Bee

Bee eater (Merops apiaster)
Bee eater (Merops apiaster)

Pair taking flight

Bee eater (Merops apiaster)
Bee eater (Merops apiaster)

Pair admiring each others technicolour dream coats

Bee eater (Merops apiaster)
Bee eater (Merops apiaster)

Flight showimg fantastic plumage

Bee eater (Merops apiaster)
Bee eater (Merops apiaster)

Doing the twist

Bee eater (Merops apiaster)
Bee eater (Merops apiaster)

In flight with Bee

Bee eater (Merops apiaster)
Bee eater (Merops apiaster)

Close up with Bee

Bee eater (Merops apiaster)
Bee eater (Merops apiaster)

Take off, with Bee

Bee eater (Merops apiaster)
Bee eater (Merops apiaster)

Itchy and scratchy