Travel Blogs from Placencia, Belize

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Placencia Paradise, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Placencia Paradise

A travel blog entry by realitycanwait


... an additional free meal. Afterwards, we explored the organic farm on the hotel property and waited for our shuttle into the village. Placencia is an 11 mile island with our hotel secluded in one end and everything else on the other end. It takes almost ...

Failing to Find Friends, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Failing to Find Friends

A travel blog entry by realitycanwait

... about to move to Houston for 9 weeks to work at a hospital. The family was originally from South Carolina and now lives in Placencia in a beach house near our hotel. Sadly, we had to leave these new friends in order to catch the shuttle into the village. ...

Adventure Part 3: Bests & Worsts, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Adventure Part 3: Bests & Worsts

A travel blog entry by realitycanwait


Best food: Holly's cheese dip creation Best breakfast: Vegetable egg white omelette at The Placencia Hotel Best dessert: Dried coconut & honey at Turtle Inn Best drink: Banana daiquiri "on a stem" at Turtle Inn or coconut water (that we drained from a ...

Moving on, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Moving on

A travel blog entry by mandrewcarlisle

Today I am moving on from Placencia, but not before I became a local. When we got here Tuesday, we almost immediately became locals. We met Greg, an older ex-pat on the beach, and from there we began hanging out with him and Japs and other locals. We've ...

Whale Sharks, Hummingbirds and Monkey River, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Whale Sharks, Hummingbirds and Monkey River

A travel blog entry by dan_and_lauren


... didn’t want it getting too tame or his kids would always want to play with it.  Poor deer-rat. On the way back to Placencia we stopped to search for some manatees in the sea, not too far from the shore.  We spotted a mother and calf and at ...

Belize beginnings, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Belize beginnings

A travel blog entry by dbl

... 11-seat plane around 5 o'clock and flew over most of the country as we made our way to the peninsula of Placencia. The views of Belize City and the Caribbean water were amazing, but mostly you can just see shades of blue from the photos. We flew ...

placencia - da ist nix ...., Placencia, Belize travel blog

placencia - da ist nix ....

A travel blog entry by marc.gassmann

mir wurde gesagt, dass placencia wirklich schön sei. da angekommen, war es schon schön, aber man konnte ausser aufs meer schauen nicht viel machen. aber auch das war super. einfach mal etwas im meer schwimmen, die seele baumeln lassen oder die sonne ...

Like the little plane, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Like the little plane

A travel blog entry by heatherbishop


We flew from Belize City to Placencia......were weary at first because there were two young tacky tourists on our plane ready to find the first bar as soon as they got off the with green hair. ...

Mobile Update, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Mobile Update

A travel blog entry by fishwheel


Bus station in Belize ...

A change of plans, Placencia, Belize travel blog

A change of plans

A travel blog entry by mandrewcarlisle

Our trip took an unexpected turn, and we ended up in Placencia, Belize. We wanted a good beach experience for this trip, and we got the most beautiful beach I have ever seen. We had originally planned on going to Honduras, but it seemed a bit farther, and ...

Lazy Days in Placencia, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Lazy Days in Placencia

A travel blog entry by carolrichardson


... for a little snorkel tomorrow. Had a very yummy birthday dinner at one of the 'upscale' restaurants here in Placencia . . .  Rumfish Y Vino.  I enjoyed a plantain encrusted Snook in a lemongrass broth (had never heard of this ...

Another Travel Day, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Another Travel Day

A travel blog entry by fishwheel


... that I was getting a little car sick, we opted to get off in Dangriga and take a break then catch a bus all the way to Placencia, therefore avoiding the water taxi. The bus rides cost about $15 US each and took about 5 1/2 hours but the scenery was ...

Day One, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Day One

A travel blog entry by dresback

We arrived ...

Dinner with Lil Billy, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Dinner with Lil Billy

A travel blog entry by dooventures


... companions and a 31 year old lawyer from Portland has brought a man-doll named Lil Billy with her. You first met him in our Belize airport arrival episode. He gets dressed for dinner with the rest of us and has a pre dinner Beliken beer and off we go to ...

Tropical Placencia, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Tropical Placencia

A travel blog entry by carolyncobb


... 20 min. because of thunderstorms in the surrounding area.  I was worried we wouldn’t catch our 3:20 pm flight in Belize City to Placencia because of this, but it turns out Belize is actually in Mountain time zone (news flash for ...

Sea Kayaking Adventure tour, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Sea Kayaking Adventure tour

A travel blog entry by happydaze

Spent the first week here.  Few days hanging out at the base camp and checking out the town of Placencia's nightlife etc and then off to the Silke Cayes for 3 nights of camping on cayes and kayaking, snorkeling, relaxing and the best food ever made ...

Verschnaufpause, Placencia, Belize travel blog


A travel blog entry by fabioybea


Der Ruhetag, den wir uns in Placencia gönnten, haben wir quasi vorbezogen - denn die anschliessende Reise nach Mexico hat sich in die Länge gezogen. 19h unterwegs, und das meiste davon in verschiedenen Chicken Buses... ...

Let the cruise ships in?, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Let the cruise ships in?

A travel blog entry by peteandcai


... leaving we listened to an open public consultation with Royal Caribbean, citizens and town council of Placencia, representatives from the Belize tourist board, and even a government minister for sustainable tourism.  Professionally facilitated, it ...

Belize : palmier, plage et coup de soleil..., Placencia, Belize travel blog

Belize : palmier, plage et coup de soleil...

A travel blog entry by surledep


... vous Caye 50 mètres carrés rien que pour toi (50 m de sable blanc et 10 palmiers) pour arriver à Placencia. Cocktail à volonté, musique à fond, le repas c'était les barracudas qu'on pé pas besoin de pull... Le seul problème, ...

Placencia, Placencia, Belize travel blog


A travel blog entry by jleecalv


... they followed us around and seemed fine. There is a cool bar here called the Tipsy Tuna that was advertising $1 wings Wednesday. $1 in Belize is about 30p, so we went there and got some excellent chicken wings and played pool for a while. Day 25 The ...

chicken bus journey - part two, Placencia, Belize travel blog

chicken bus journey - part two

A travel blog entry by kjerstan


... bus ride... the bus dropped us off in independence, where there was a cabbie telling us that the last boat to placencia left in 5 minutes.. and wanted to charge us $3 (belize) each to go to the dock... we told him $2 (belize) each and he took us for the ...

Cockscomb Wildlife Craziness, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Cockscomb Wildlife Craziness

A travel blog entry by dkg2002

Day 8 - Sun, ...

Relaxing, Placencia, Belize travel blog


A travel blog entry by kylajo


Awoke early and finished packing. The Moorings dude arrived to bring us to the dock. We were ready for our de-briefing at 07.59h. The manager arrived shortly after, we debriefed, then we departed. Back to Robert's Grove. Had breakfast, then, as our rooms ...

Dec 14, 2007, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Dec 14, 2007

A travel blog entry by pedrobalobo


Van poep tot paradise, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Van poep tot paradise

A travel blog entry by mariellejob


... ’s hebben kunnen maken ;-).   Het einde is nabij... snik... Op dit moment zitten we in Placencia, een klein plaatsje halverwege de kust van Belize. Hier hebben we een klein eigen appartementje aan het strand, dus als de zon weer even gaat mee ...

Jason found old high school buddy, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Jason found old high school buddy

A travel blog entry by lenitasworld


... ever be able to afford that. Luckily the bus continues though and we learn later, that this new area is called "The Placencia" which will even host a casino. In Placencia itself there are not many budget options. Those that are seemed very run-down so we ...

Maya Center, Belize, Maya Center, Belize travel blog

Maya Center, Belize

A travel blog entry by nessabfly

Hiking in the Cockscomb Wildlife Sanctuary, waterfalls and swimming holes, wonderful people and meeting the director of the whole area for the past 25 ...

placencia, Placencia, Belize travel blog


A travel blog entry by ianbaker1967

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YANIV!, Placencia, Belize travel blog


A travel blog entry by jj3101


Woke up to another beautiful sunny day in heaven :) Placencia definately has one of the nicest beaches we have seen in Belize. So we took advantage of it by spending the morning lying in the sunshine, reading and swimming in the very calm waters. The ...

Milk Run plane journey, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Milk Run plane journey

A travel blog entry by jj3101


... I slight sense of "please arrive alive please arrive alive!".  We thought we'd be touching down in Belize city before flying direct to Placencia, oh how we were wrong.  Out first stop was Belize International Airport which had a tarred runway ...

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