The Maine Stay Cabanas
Travel Blogs from Placencia
... break the surface and whatever it was was quite large. We figured it wasn't a dolphin or whale because we never saw a dorsal fin when it surfaced for air, and it more floated on the top for a bit rather than the rollin motion you see with dolphins. Definitely a mammal as it was blowing out air and needing to come up every few minutes rather than having gills. Possibly a manatee but ...
... and probably the nicest place we had stayed to date.
The night was made even better when we treated ourselves to a more exp than normal meal and it was worth every penny.
Placencia has very little doing.
fantastic board walk has been installed the full length of town along
the sands. There are hotels , restaurants and bars either side of the
walk way the whole way down the stripe, but no typical tourist town feel.
A little ...
... to see some of the conditions people have to put up with, yet she is so excited to learn about the Bible. They studied the "Listen to God" brochure in Spanish, and then spent a few minutes helping her to write words in Spanish since she barely even knows the alphabet. At the end of the study they hugged and Lindsey said she could just feel the love and appreciation from the girl as she didn't want to let go. We ate lunch in some random ...
... De Barcelona that had live music so we decided to check it out. I was shocked that Roger was interested since he's not a fan of tapas but we had an amazing meal. Everything was great - the woman who seated us who was also the singer and the wife of the chef, the waiter who really knew the menu and the food, the sangria, the shrimp that Roger had (some of his best ever and that's saying something!). The ...
... Belize dollar is pegged to the US one at a rate of 0.50 USD to the Belize dollar which makes life
simpler. One can pay in either currency in Belize but one has to be clear about which one is being quoted as we found out in another place we had looked at earlier for our first night. Initially we were given the price in Belizian dollars, decided to stay, and were then told no, the price quoted was in USD and therefore twice as much as we had been informed. Sorry folks, we’re ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed