Lana's on the Reef

Offshore Cays, Tobacco Caye, Belize Cayes, Belize | Hotel

Travel Blogs from Tobacco Caye

Swimming with sharks, turtles and sting ray

A travel blog entry by onyfootprintz


... to hear that I got sun burnt, even in this overcast weather!!

We were picked up at our dock and headed out to the reef. We did three snorkel trips at three different locations with lunch spent on another island. It was a good full day.
When the guide said we would be swimming with sharks I thought he meant we would be lucky if we saw a shark or two, and maybe a reef shark which are usually the small harmless ...

Snorkelling, Kayaks, Coconuts n Lobsters

A travel blog entry by samlocke3


... some freshly caught fish, we topped it with some shredded coconut and spicy mango sauce we had for an exotic island dish! Could definitely get used to this.

The only dramas we had were sometimes when washing up our bowls and pans on the shore in the evening, our feet would get nipped by some weird translucent looking maggotty things. Sea lice apparently, completely harmless and a rare nuisance. Also sometimes the shower stank. Because it is water pumped up ...


A travel blog entry by samlocke3


... tearing it on the spiked pole, but it is very strong (we were there a little while), before banging the hard nut to try and get a hole for enjoying the liquid out of. Eventually we succeeded and got the sweet refreshing water (albeit mostly dribbling down chins from the awkward drinking hole). Next was to tackle the shell to get to the meaty part, this is actually a lot easier once you've already weakened the shell so we were soon ...

Jungle Waterfall and to de Island

A travel blog entry by samlocke3


... seen them a few times. This track was right near our camp, which is most likely why the dog began barking madly last night! The waterfall was beautiful, completely secluded and a little oasis in the middle of this thick jungle. There was a small but deep pool to take a refreshing plunge which I very much enjoyed.

Once back, we grabbed our stuff and stood along the road to wait for a bus to hail. This took us into Dangriga along the coast, where we got a small boat to ...


A travel blog entry by tristanbreslin


... beach with no one around but friends is probably impossible to describe. In the afternoon after a lunch that cured a hang over from hell, we rented paddle boards and went around the island. This was brilliant to say the least, and we stopped occasionally to look at star fish and tropical fish. Wednesday 26th June: I spoke to my mum in the morning in the most nonchalant manner I could muster, and explained that I would be snorkelling all ...

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This hotel, located on Offshore Cays, Tobacco Caye, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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