Palmento Grove Lodge Hopkins
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Airport Transportation
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Refrigerator in room
- Multilingual staff
- Microwave in room
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... seas. We headed closer to the reef where we enjoyed some snorkelling, watching Horace diving down with his spear to try and catch crustaceans. The visibility wasn't that great but we still saw an eagle ray and some conch scurrying on the bottom. Horace picked up some conch, which is like a snail but is a lot bigger, shell and all, with the view he would cook us up some Conch fritters :-)
Once we were dried off we headed to a small caye which was ...
... on cruise ship days, it's the closest cave tubing to Belize City, so that's where everyone goes. If you can do either/or, do St. Hermans. The Jeep is a great ride, and C didn't mind the excessive speed driving back. The Wrangler is a rougher ride, whereas this is smooth with a wider stance and longer wheelbase. We stopped at a bar just outside of Belmopan where C wanted to stop. It's perched atop a hill, with great views. El Rustico ...
... milk/fish soup (Snapper?) with a plantain/corn paste that you add. It was good, but not over the top good. The soup was very good, but there was perhaps too much plantain. Lunch for three with three cokes was $66 BZD. Anyway, they had made a reservation earlier, we returned later.
When they got back, some "travelling merchants" showed M and C their goods, and a sale resulted. C is getting marginally better at not paying what they ask. Did I mention the dog? Some ...
... from most Belizean food, at one of the local restaurants along the way. As it happened, Tina's Kitchen was cooking up darasa, a kind of green banana tamales, which were wonderful with a small whole snapper each. They took some time but were worth the wait. Then over to the ...
... you ears and nose. Nothing dangerous but enough to leave a bruise. I can't say it was an enjoyable experience. Everyone says it better the 2nd time, I wouldn't agree as she searched my face a little, I now have a similar placed cut to Harry Potter but it's more of a straight line. Oh what fun she was... Nevertheless she has to eat! Myself and Ryan covered enrichment again, making some parcels from banana ...