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Stories and Tips Belize

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Tortilla Making

Written by Montse on 05 Jul, 2010

On day 4 we had a number of excursion options. Some travelers went snorkeling. Though I could have been convinced to go, the added cost of chartering a boat for that trip made me consider a more relaxing and economical day.My new friends…Read More


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Visit to a Local Cacao Farm

Written by Montse on 03 Jul, 2010

In the afternoon on my second day of the trip we visited a local cacao farm.Eladio Pop and his gracious family served up a delicious lunch which included fresh juice, chicken, potatoes, homemade corn tortillas, rice and beans. It poured rain for an hour while…Read More


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My First Day

Written by Montse on 03 Jul, 2010

The majority of day one was travel. Only two US cities have flights to Belize, Houston and Miami. I left Boston early in the morning and then landed in Miami. After a short layover, we took off for Belize City. The airport…Read More


Belize/Toledo Travel Info

Written by Montse on 03 Jul, 2010

The CDC recommends a number of vaccinations before visiting Belize, in addition to a course of anti-malarial medication. Some people on my trip took their chances without either of the above and they were fine. I preferred the extra comfort and would recommend…Read More


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My Tips and Observations of San Pedro

Written by stvchin on 28 Jun, 2010

I’ve been to Belize twice as a tourist, but not this time. This visit to Belize isn’t exactly for fun, sun, and diving this time. Instead, I went to San Pedro to help a longtime friend, who is currently a Belize resident. Here are…Read More


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Waterfalls and Pools

Written by fionademp on 21 Feb, 2007

Take a trip to see Belize's waterfalls and you'll not be disappointed. They may not be grand in scale but they are still a great day out. We took a trip organised by a company based in San Igancio. There are loads around so I…Read More


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La Isla Bonita - San Pedro

Written by stvchin on 19 Nov, 2006

Just like Madonna's Song "La Isla Bonita" which goes..."Last night I dreamt of San Pedro," everybody that visits Belize's San Pedro falls in love with this magical place. San Pedro is the main city on the island of Ambergris Caye. The best way to get…Read More


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Lamanai

Written by eviet on 21 Oct, 2006

One of the most renowned Mayan archeological sites in Belize, Lamanai is a 5-minute boat ride from the eponymous next-door lodge. A day trip from Belize City is another possibility, one often taken by cruise passengers. A museum detailing the archeological work and Mayan history…Read More


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Crocodile Hunt at Lamanai

Written by eviet on 21 Oct, 2006

We had two choices: a crocodile hunt where we’d peruse marshes for those nocturnal reptiles or a spotlight viewing of the river growth for an animal or two. I said aye to the croc venture, and most followed suit. After boarding two airfoils at Lamanai Lodge,…Read More


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Caving at Blue Creek

Written by eviet on 21 Oct, 2006

There’s this Brit horror movie called “The Descent.” In it, a group of women venture into an unnamed cave, only to be attacked and devoured by albino creatures in full-on blood and guts. This was my movie of choice weeks before heading to Belize, where…Read More


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