I’m not sure how describe exactly how stunning Lake Atitlan, Guatemala is. A lake of unknown depths, deep clear sapphire blue, surrounded by volcanoes so steep that is seems impossible that anyone lives there. PERFECT summer days and cool nights at 5000 feet. The warm air from the Pacific rises up from the west forming fairy taleKeep reading »
Anyone who asks ‘What happened to the Maya people?’ has never been to Guatemala. The indigenous people of the country who identify as Maya comprise 40% of the population. And in some areas, the percentages are much higher, you hear the Maya dialects spoken everywhere and the dress is absolutely gorgeous. Chichicastenango (pronounced just likeKeep reading »
I am a HUGE lover of coffee and all things coffee. The smell of it…the ritual of your morning cup…I love it all. And so it is not easy for me to say this. My home, Belize, is not a big coffee country. Rum, yes. Fresh juices, coconut water…even beer? For sure. But it isKeep reading »
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While some plan a trip to Belize to just lay in a hammock, drink a frozen cocktail and relax, most like to take advantage of all the activities Belize has to offer. Whether it’s mainland trips to the ruins or jungle, repelling down waterfalls, visiting the Belize Zoo or snorkeling the reef, there are plenty of things to do for people of all ages and all levels of thirst for adventure.