Island Fun

5 Things This Week

I thought I’d start this week with a list of things I plan to do this week on Ambergris Caye.  Plan AND actually try (hard) to do.  They are absolutely two different things.  Support the small vendors that are open in San Pedro during the Slow Season. Okay….EVERYDAY may be tough but you know whatKeep reading »

Spices in San Pedro’s Central Park – Ricky’s Spice Shack

I actually noticed the business a few months ago on Facebook – Ricky’s Spice Shack.  Super cute logo, name and header… They also have a website with recipe and spice using tips and on-line ordering.  Interesting… But it wasn’t until I saw on Facebook that they were going to be in San Pedro, that I tookKeep reading »

Dateline NBC Is Back in Belize For An Update on John McAfee – Ugh

“Dateline – Belize:  The Real Blacklist” – the commercials/previews are already showing on NBC for the update on John McAfee and his time in Belize.   And the NBC crew has been on the island this past weekend to film parts of the updated episode that will be airing this Thursday.   For those who missed the firstKeep reading »

Hol Chan Marine Reserve Massive Expansion Approved – Hopefully Highlighting the IMPORTANCE Of Our Greatest Gift & How Much More Work There is To Do

Yesterday there was an formal announcement and party for a pretty momentous occasion.  Belize’s most visited tourist site – the Hol Chan Marine Reserve off of Ambergris Caye – was officially expanded by a SUBSTANTIAL amount and approved by the Government of Belize. And I could not be happier about this expansion.  I mean, here’s the thing:Keep reading »

A Gorgeous Sunset Sail off Ambergris Caye with Ecologic Charters

Perhaps the best way to see the sunset over Ambergris Caye is by boat.  And last week, as luck would have it, I was invited on a sunset cruise…on one of two gorgeous catamarans owned by Ecologic Divers located at the north side of town by the Phoenix Resort. Both 50 foot catamarans – the Impromptu andKeep reading »