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Perfect Sunday Weather for Secret Beach

February 6th, 2024

Secret Beach is probably the most visited destination on Ambergris Caye for visitors. The clear, calm waters…the endless soft sandy…

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Entrance to Calvins Sanctuary 2024

An Update on Calvin’s Green Iguana Sanctuary

February 4th, 2024

If you enjoyed Calvin’s Eco-Iguana Sanctuary last year (see my 12 Must Do Things On Your First Trip to San…

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A Cold Front Brings Gorgeous Late January Weather

January 31st, 2024

Last week, the weather on Ambergris Caye was sunny and warm but blustery – strong winds blowing in from the…

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Wildlife Sightings & And Other Out of The Ordinary Animal Experiences on Ambergris Caye

January 28th, 2024

Ambergris Caye is a large island – the biggest caye in Belize – at over 25 miles in length. And…

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Murals at the School

Volunteering at Holy Cross School on Ambergris Caye

January 26th, 2024

Yesterday I headed to the San Mateo neighborhood of Ambergris Caye to visit Holy Cross Primary and Pre- School. They…

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Press Conference

San Pedro Town Council Presents Financial Update Before March Elections

January 25th, 2024

Yesterday I attended the San Pedro Town Council’s Press Conference financial update – the results of an independent accounting audit…

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Market Art for sale

Busy January Farmers/Artisans’ Market at Ambergris Caye’s Truck Stop

January 21st, 2024

Most of you know Ambergris Caye‘s famous hot spot, The Truck Stop – the food container park, beer garden, live…

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Walking towards the Palapa Bar in San Pedro town

So I Noticed Your Weather Isn’t Great…Maybe Belize?

January 16th, 2024

It’s hard not to notice. The weather in most of the US and Canada is well…f-ing miserable. So cold and…

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February 2024 events

February 2024: Daily Events Calendar on Ambergris Caye

January 10th, 2024

This is a list of the many events and activities around the island on Ambergris Caye. I do my best…

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Beach at Tranquility Bay

Early January Weather is Perfection On Ambergris Caye

January 9th, 2024

After mixed weather during the holidays, January has been absolute weather-perfection. Temperatures in the high 70s and low 80s, lower…

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Gorgeous pool and loungers at Las Terrazas

Resort Day Pass: Enjoying the Gorgeous Pool and Beach at Las Terrazas Resort

January 7th, 2024

Earlier this week, I headed to Las Terrazas Resort, 3.5 miles north, Ambergris Caye, to take advantage of their newly…

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Birria Tacos

Big Taste San Pedro: My Best Bite December 2023

January 5th, 2024

I am pleased to announce my Best Bite of December 2023 – the Birria Tacos at Big Taste in downtown…

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The beach at Mata Chica

New Year’s Day Brunch at Ambergris Caye’s Beautiful Matachica Resort

January 4th, 2024

My first meal of 2024 was a special one. It was brunch, my favorite of all the meals. That perfect…

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Iguanas still sitting on trees

Year-End Destruction at San Pedro’s Very Popular Green Iguana Eco-Park

January 2nd, 2024

On the last working days of 2023, a crew hired by Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) chain-sawed the majority of the…

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My 2024 Belize Travel Wish List

December 26th, 2023

The tiny country of Belize has SO much to offer – food, cultures, diversity, adventures – that each time I…

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Simple Christmas tree at Portofino Resort

Island Holidays Decorations on Ambergris Caye

December 21st, 2023

I love all of the island holiday decorations around San Pedro. Palm trees draped with simple Christmas lights are the…

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These gorgeous dancers glowing

2023’s LoveFM Holiday Parade Brings ALL the Holiday Cheer to San Pedro

December 18th, 2023

Last night, the LoveFM Holiday Parade marched and drummed and danced and sparkled through San Pedro and lit up the…

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Beach at TranquilityBeach

My 10 Most Popular Posts of 2023

December 16th, 2023

2023 has been a pretty great year. Sure, I wish I had done more. More travel (always), finished my update…

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January 2024 Events calendar

January 2024: Daily Events Calendar on Ambergris Caye

December 13th, 2023

January is a fantastic time to visit Ambergris Caye, Belize. It’s the beginning of the dry season – and the…

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Morning in San Pedro

From San Pedro to Belize City for Errands, Appointment and Shopping

December 11th, 2023

I like to travel to Belize City at least a few times a year for various reasons. It’s nice to…

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