Travel Blogs from Dangriga
... guide who showed us how they make drums from logs, Cassava and Hudut to eat, and where they do Dugu ceremonies in which a whole family get together for 7 days
to dance and play music. They do it to heal a member of the family who has been made sick by an ancestor and the ancestor then speaks through them at the ceremony (They go into self enduced trances like they do in some African ...
... dollar, I told the clerk to give it to Andrew later for "helping out". Andrew tried for additional hand outs but after being shot down, he finally left with his creepy machete.
Dangriga is basically a fishing village and access point the the Southern cayes. We did our town exploration and located several local "kitchens" that had Garifuna menus so we kept hope alive for ...
... San Ignacio Town
Remember to bring along: sturdy hiking shoes, bug spray, camera, sun screen, spending money for lunch and souvenirs.
Caracol (Snail) Caracol is the largest Maya archaeological site in Belize, Central America. In AD 650, the urban area of Caracol had a radius of approximately 10 kilometers around the site's epicenter. It covered an area much larger than present ...
... Roel, a very sweet dutch couple which was about to return to Holland after 16 months traveling around the world. We climbed ruins, enjoyed a spectacular views over the tree tops of the rain forest, listened to howler monkeys and hoped that they would n't defecate on our heads, as they like to do that to mark their territory. (Nothing like that happened, luckily!). On the way back Jens started to count ...
... out to be a mostly deserted stretch of ramshackle buildings along a litter strewn dirt track next to a muddy, dirty sea full of rubbish. Nice. We found a hotel with a pool (thankfully cleaner than the sea) and, importantly, a TV which had some English channels showing non-stop CSI or Law & Order to while away the day before the speedboat left.
The day we spent waiting for the speedboat was mostly clear, bright and sunny. The following day, when we had a serious ...
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