Royal Orchid Hotel
Travel Blogs from Belize City
... sidewalks and people look at you strange if you wear a seatbelt in the car 3) even with the exchange rate being 2:1 'american' brand food is crazy high. seriously a Banquet/Lean Cuisine frozen meal was $15 belize dollars and like $7 american dollars. So, it looks like I may be a vegetarian...but we'll see :)
Day-2: I'm living sorta west of downtown kinda on the outskirts of the city, a very residential ...
... shot down everything I said with ‘yeh, you and 1000 others’ which I overlooked the first couple of times but then it was like Fuuuuuuuucccccck offffffffff! Then when we did get in the water he naturally bought all his own gear and would just basically flipper you in the face, and do all this stupid upside down stuff as if he was king of the snorkelers. At one point he went right up to a giant stingray, which brushed against him but unfortunately didn’t ...
... they may apply for a land lease for a residence, and as long as a structure is built within a certain period of time (our guide thought it was 5 years), then that lease is maintained. Given the somewhat lax (by North American standards) building codes, a "structure" is a fairly flexible description of what is built, however the structures do tend to expand over time as the Belizian earns funds to add on to the original building. Shortly after Independence, Belize had ...
... so we went to freshen up for dinner. The Lodge is very friendly and when we went to the veranda we immediately felt at home as everyone happily chatted together. We tried a rum and lime cocktail, which was delicious, so obviously needed a second to check. Dinner, served below was a buffet- staff and guests together.
Then back up to the veranda for drinks, games and general chatting before bed. A local, David, who’d lived there many years, ...
... we went out to Sea and caught heaps of snapper! That night we went back to shore and our guide cooked up the fish for us in some beautiful sauces! The following day we jumped on another boat that took us snorkelling for the day! We snorkelled in two reserves where we got to get up close to a manatee and even touch the stingrays and nurse sharks, scary at first but very fun! We left the beautiful island the following day, and have made the decision to defiantly return one ...
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