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... to be derelict, but Ken somehow managed to steal wifi. It looked a bit dodgy, so we didn't go ashore - and Ken even locked up overnight.
We started off going to the Blue Hole inside the reef but, after nudging a coral bombie and getting pretty close to a few more, turned tail and went for the longer, deep water route - and a jolly good thing too, because I caught a very nice little blackfin tuna for dinner. There was nobody ...
... similar climate, houses on stilts, lots of rubbish everywhere.
We went to Xunantunich and walked around and climbed the castle there. This used to inhabited by a royal family of the Mayans around 600BC.....
Was quite steep to climb but an amazing view at the top! We could also see Guatamala as we were right near the ...
... of the country – formerly known as British Honduras, changed to Belize in 1973, and through a few riots and petitions to the Queen they achieved independence in 1981. It was also formerly known as the Mosquito Coast.
Our group named itself “The UnBelizable A Team” and when Ken called us together we were to reply “ya mon!”
Because the ride was a hour long, two other guides took the mike and ...
... started off at Cahal Pech, a small Mayan ruins on the outskirts of town. Our guide, Patrick, A Belizien (who is half Mayan, half Kreol) was excited to be showing us this site, as whilst it's small (the site is only two acres) it's probably the most interesting site in Belize.
Had we not had a guide we probably wouldn't have spent anywhere near as long at the ruins as we did, but with him telling us about this history and showing us around the ...
... a bus arrived. The usual mellay begins and a crowd formed around the door before people have got off. I hang back a bit whilst the little Mayan ladies hustle their way to the front of the crowd. Kirsty gets on several people before me and secures a seat however.
We weren't travelling far, just twenty minutes down the road to Xunantunich (pronounced as in the title of today's blog), the ruins of an ancient Mayan city. We got dropped ...
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