Jaguar Reef Lodge and Spa
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TravelPod Member ReviewsJaguar Reef Lodge and Spa Hopkins
Nice room...place felt a little like it is waiting to be sold, which I think it is....would rather stay at Hamanasi.
BEAUTIFUL beach and good service.
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... of the restaurant owner who befriended us and decided to plait my hair as if my hair was Afro, to say it was a tad painful was an understatement, but still a great experience.
Our first day we decided to go on a tour of the local jungle area to escape from the coast. We went to Jaguar Reserve National Park, called this due to the possible sightings of jaguars, you guessed it! We went on a short walk up through the forest to a beautiful waterfall with 2 large ...
... Mayan ceremonies. Bones of those reportedly sacrificed for the gods of the underworld are still present and intact. The pottery and symbols tell such an amazing story! All of the archaeological aspects of the tour were amazing but what I really loved was moving through the cave! We came to the hidden opening after hiking for a mile and crossing a river 3 times. To get into the cave I needed to jump in the water and swim! Once in the ...
... lot, then I started to get really crazy! All I kept saying was "M, we're here!", she and I would go back and forth like that for a good long time.
The Belize Zoo was spectacular. The highlight of that pit stop was the howler monkeys! We are not your average travellers and prefer to do our own thing, but every now and again we benefit from some other groups guide. This particular situation afforded us an ...
Then, off to Lebeha Drumming Centre for a Garifuna drummer performance & Punta dance . they even got me up to join in the dancing!!!
Gary's lesson followed the performances . . . the hour went quickly and Jabbar had him playing the Garifuna drums. Don't think there's time to ...
We arrived in Hopkins on Friday afternoon to beautiful sunshine :-) Just over an hours' drive from Placencia and a different world. Hopkins is a small Garifuna fishing village north of Placencia. Excluding the relatively large ex-pat contingent, Hopkins has a population of about ...