Caye Caulker and Her New Beach are Looking Beautiful

Thursday I cruised over to Caye Caulker with Island Dreams Tours.  And…for some reason, it was my first stop in Caye Caulker for months.  What the HECK have I been up to?  Just 20 mins away, I had been gone for months and lots had changed.  But the charm is there FOR SURE.

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Easiest just to show you in pictures.

We started by cruising down the leeward side of the island to the Split.  On the north side, leeward, is a new business.  I tried to get some pictures…


A local told me it was a place called Koko King and all I can find is a Facebook page.  It’s JUST north of the Split.

We cruised through passing the Lazy Lizard.

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So let’s start there.

The Lizard itself is undergoing some construction.  There is a new mural.


And what they are calling a “bistro” upstairs.  Perhaps too fancy for the Split?  A historically VERY laid back place – the old motto used to be “a sunny place for shady people”.CC3 (1)

And the view below.

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One old sign kept.

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There is some new signage on your way in…

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And then, on the water, a gelato place and a pizza place.  With one brilliant view.

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I headed south…along the main road.  And the first bar is Mara’s Sip and Dip.  It expands each time I go to Caye Caulker.  Now a full dock bar.

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And this intriguing new sign.  Specialty items on Caye Caulker!

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Super cute little spot down the side street.  But it wouldn’t be open while I was there.  Next time…

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And then the new beach!  You can check out the official inauguration in the San Pedro Sun.

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And some new kiosks along it…

Margarita Mike’s…

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And The Best of the Fair.  I had to ask what a Tornado Potato was…and Thailand Ice Cream Rolls.

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I was melting already.  The thought of a deep fried candy bar (which normally sounds delicious) kinda made my stomach churn.

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And where the old Belizean Flava restaurant used to be…

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Now this…

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They have relocated across the street.

Here are some more photos from walking around the village.  SO super cute to me.

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For pinners – if you like it, then stick a PIN in it.  Gracias.  I’m working on my Pin-ability.

A walk around charming Caye Caulker Belize PLUS the new beach.

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