Travel Blogs from Placencia, Belize

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Lazy Days in Placencia, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Lazy Days in Placencia

A travel blog entry by carolrichardson

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... 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

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... 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

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... 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

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... 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 ...

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

Let the cruise ships in?

A travel blog entry by peteandcai

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... 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

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... 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 péchait...et pas besoin de pull... Le seul problème, ...

Placencia, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Placencia

A travel blog entry by jleecalv

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... 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

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... 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

Relaxing

A travel blog entry by kylajo

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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

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Van poep tot paradise, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Van poep tot paradise

A travel blog entry by mariellejob

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... ’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

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... 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

placencia

A travel blog entry by ianbaker1967

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YANIV!, Placencia, Belize travel blog

YANIV!

A travel blog entry by jj3101

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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

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... 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 ...

Sailing from Caye Caulker to Placencia, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Sailing from Caye Caulker to Placencia

A travel blog entry by 22travel

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... else, almost walked off without our shoes – oh yeah, forgot about shoes, do we really need them? Placencia is a very small town in Southern Belize that use to be in the Guinness book for having the narrowest street – really just a sidewalk. ...

Robert's Grove, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Robert's Grove

A travel blog entry by ahartry

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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 ...

The Importance of Caribbean Earnest, Placencia, Belize travel blog

The Importance of Caribbean Earnest

A travel blog entry by steve_julie

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... an Australian who lives in England. He owns gold mines. Ah HA!!! Wait, it gets better. He wanted an island and liked Belize. He is an environmentalist and philanthropist and his initial concept for Hatchet Caye was for it to not make profit but employ 25 ...

Un-Belize-Able Weekend at the beach, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Un-Belize-Able Weekend at the beach

A travel blog entry by sarainbelize

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... all.  The road back was long, dirty, dusty and cramped.  We passed by some of the new developments in Placencia which were literally mansions surrounded by water. Francis Ford Coppola has a few properties here including "Turtle Inn" which we ...

Beaches, Bars and . . . ahhhh!, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Beaches, Bars and . . . ahhhh!

A travel blog entry by carolrichardson

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... 1 day late. Our 4:45 flight out of San Ignacio was cancelled . . . it was late coming in from Belize City and, since there are no lights at the Placencia airport, it would be too dark to land.  We dropped our bags at our little cottage on the ...

Arrival, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Arrival

A travel blog entry by tjandlindsey

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We woke up Wednesday at 1:30 am and after 14 hours of travel finally made it to Placencia! A super-hospitable local couple, Roger and Siripahn, had us over for an authentic Belizean fish cake dinner. Everything was delicious, and we had a great time ...

Belize, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Belize

A travel blog entry by swile05

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Hey everyone we made it to Belize.  We took a ferry from Puerto Cortes, Honduras to Placencia, BelizePlacencia is a very small town with about 900 people.  It is on the ocean and looks like almost fake.  It is a place that you ...

Rainy Day, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Rainy Day

A travel blog entry by tjandlindsey

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... it will be an early morning. We are excited to see a new territory and meet new brothers and sisters. The congregation is in Belize Kriol which should be pretty cool. Our plan is for the meeting Sunday morning followed by a long day in service, then on ...

Relax in Placencia, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Relax in Placencia

A travel blog entry by spoelle

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Vandaag om 6 uur weer wakker maar pas om 7 uur opgestaan. Naar de shop voor wat fruitsappekes en dan naar de duikschool om mijn duik naar de walvishaai voor morgen te bevestigen. Nu ligt de duikschool in een exclusief resort hier zo'n 5 a 6 km vandaan ...

Day 1: En route to Placencia, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Day 1: En route to Placencia

A travel blog entry by ewilskie

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Day 4: Snorkeling, Sunburns and Staph, Placencia, Belize travel blog

Day 4: Snorkeling, Sunburns and Staph

A travel blog entry by ewilskie

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We started off the day with an all day snorkeling trip to Silk Caye about 20 miles off the cost of Placencia. We had a great time, saw loads of fish, turtles, rays and some small shark. However once back on the boat the sunburn factor set in and I'm ...

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