Hotel Laguna Bacalar
Travel Blogs from Bacalar
... the fact that this thin long island you've probably never heard of is pretty close to a paradise, is only a small part of the reason I'm moving there. There happens to be a tremendous need to help in the sign language field. And about this, there will be more information to come when I arrive and realize just what on earth I'm getting into :-D
For now, I will focus on my last month in Belize. When I arrived back from Mexico it ...
... learned the collectivo stop was the same place where the bus dropped me off, seems I may have paid for a taxi unnecessarily. I have no proof of that however. Two hours later I arrive in Bacalar. It's not a coastal city, it is on the shore of a Lagoon. At least this time I have a reservation at Casa Lahar, now to find it. Before heading to a new destination I always screen shot the location on a map and the address so I have it with me when getting a taxi. Getting ...
... from tourists) and felt safe to walk in. No skinny dogs, hardly any rubbish in the street, nobody stared at us, and best of all the Holiday Inn (cringe - first one) had a swimming pool. We thought it was great!
Today we picked up our hire car (all ok despite the horror stories) and drove to lake Bacalar stopping at a restaurant on a Cenote, a freshwater sinkhole in the limestone. This one was 90m deep, straight down, and crystal clear. It was a bit creepy at first but we all ...
This was a stop off. It was very unique. A small place, nobody there.
Beautiful walk through the trees, A very lovely place. But bring a lunch.
You will want to just take your time and enjoy.
We unfortunately climbed up the tallest pyramid------there is a rope hanging down !!!
It just asked you to climb up. Butttttttt when we came down we seen a sign that said
" Please do not climb on the Pyramids" Oppppssss !!
You can see for miles up here.
... my little ducks and we hurried up the path only to hear another, similar sound up in the trees immediately to our left… almost like it was following us! Then it stopped and we soon forgot about it. We later learned that the noise was howler monkeys which we knew to be in the park… but I would not describe the noise as howling. And the noise was not made for our benefit; it’s the sound that the males ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking