Parrot Cove Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Airport Transportation
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Outdoor pool
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Today we split up to do several excursions. Some went to hike into a cave, raft down the river in that cave, dodge bats and guano to hike back out of the cave and then swim at the inland blue hole. Some (the young ones) went on a 1 hour hike up a mountain to reach a beautiful waterfall and swim in the lake & waterfall...notice, no pictures of this as I am NOT one of the young ones. Some of us (me ...
... But now, on top of this ruin, I knew it was real. It was happening! This is one of the places I had been so excited to see and here I was.
What an amazing day. We took a taxi back to the hand powered "ferry" and headed into town. I was getting on a bus back to Belmopan while the Canadians were going back to their hostel. Just as we were about to say goodbye, one of the girls shut the taxi door on my finger. ****! I managed ...
... to me as they went off to their cart. It's a little odd to imagine Mennonites in Belize living next side Mayans, Mestizos, Creoles, Garifuna and the Chinese but apparently they have moved from Germany to Russia to Canada to Mexico to Belize over the years with each previous country chasing them out for either not paying the taxes or speaking English. The Belize government however loves them as they are very good agriculturists and supply most of the nations chicken, eggs, ...
... accent gave him away and we conversed a bit in my mother tongue. He'd been here 26 years. No regrets.
Renting the car went smoothly enough with us packing all our stuff into a Wrangler. It was all a little tight, but we made it to the zoo. It's small, but impressive with the highlight for us being the howler monkeys. Did I mention the birds? We got pretty up close and personal with a number of birds, big cats and a tapir. Located on ...
... coast to Hopkins. It would take less time if there was an actual road into the village--it is one giant construction zone. Anyway , we got there safely but just as we arrived, our driver got a phone call from Kay, our landlady in Placencia, that we had left a pair of my glasses and one of Carol's shirts. I still don't know how ...