Travel Blogs from Hopkins
... heat of the lunch time sun. I was drenched in sweat by the time we get to the guesthouse and pretty dehydrated.
We head out for lunch shortly after and eat at Thongs Cafe. A cute little cafe but not the best food. Hinesh starts his inquiry about diving with the whale sharks but unfortunately he is told that the tours are booked and that the whale sharks are yet to be spotted. The full moon is on May 14 and the sharks come and play around the 18th ...
... to take me the rest of the way – felt it was a slightly safer option!
On the way bumped into Aye and Allyee – two American girls walking down the path that we stopped and picked up – their significance will be explained later!
Anyways, spent the day at the park – won’t bore you with details, check out the pics, was deeeecent – then started to walk back in the knowledge the American’s would pick me up again if they saw me.
... someone would reply in Spanish, and the rest of the time you make out some fragments of English butchered up and slapped in a blender with an outcome as incomprehensible as a tramp on crack. Creole is MENTAL, but a welcome reminder that I was now in a different place entirely.
Orange Walk was pretty odd, but gave me the glimpse of what was to come. First mission was get money out (easy enough), change Mexican money (nowhere to do that – balls) and get ...
... I am not unhappy with my life back home, but I'm not exactly giddy about just being another ant in the farm, another cog in the wheel, a bee in the hive, or a spoke in the wheel. It all feels meaningless to me. I'm sure I'm one of millions though.
So our newest game is to play" what if". What if we did this, what if we did that. Ways to stay in Belize:
1. Buy and fill six sea cans with all the stuff that is hard to find here (or costs ...
... washed over the road to join the water on the south side.
It is an absolute cluster... gong show. The Jeep we rented was well worth is, as a compact car likely would have quit at some point. Water splashed up over the hood at times, and was at least 24" deep. In talking with someone here, this is all new in the past 3 weeks of rain.
Currently, a beautiful, warm gentle breeze is calling me to the beach with my rum and coke.
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Adjoining Rooms
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet