Miller's Landing Resort
Travel Blogs from Placencia
As threatened, we drove the Southern Highway to Placencia today. It's not far, and we were simply trying to get a feel for more of the coast.
I noticed yesterday that the map had gas stations marked on it. Best I can tell, there are 17 gas stations in Belize. You'd better plan your trip accordingly. I had planned to take the Southern Highway to Big Creek, cross the bridge to Placencia, and then head back to Hopkins, but on closer inspection of the map, there ...
... up we hopped onto the boat, Papa Joe had all ready prepared breakfast. We had Italian sausage, scrambled eggs, salsa and beans a with tortillas. Fantastic and filled me up instantly. After breakfast Papa Joe tried to start the motor with no success, after 20 mins or so they managed to get us going and off we went to our next snorkel spot. While the others snorkeled I kept reading my book, tanning in the sun atop of the boat. It got really hot and I had to scramble ...
... we turned to leave, a man came running towards us. He said he had just left home and when he saw us walking towards his house he didn't want to miss our visit so he came right back! Service has been great and the weather has been beautiful lately. We made plans to go snorkeling this coming Tuesday which we are looking forward to :) We can't believe our trip is getting close to the end...we aren't ready to leave! ...
... in Hopkins due to me buying sun cream for cheap in a chinese supermarker that i am sure was not real suncream after all.. ditched that and bought some proper stuff. why dont the chinese shops sell tiger balm round here? very frustrating..
met Rose and Lucy again, bumped into Marcus whom we had met in Caye Caulker! Marcus sailed to Honduras with us, but unfortunately got thimped the night before by a local so ...
... from many other parts of the world. It was on the damp side and chilly at the hostel – we were definitely back in a temperate climate – and the hostel’s quaint makuti roofed sauna beside the river seemed to be a popular spot. We didn’t participate but the youngsters certainly did. The staff were all young locals although we found out the owner (who didn’t appear) was Dutch. The result was a somewhat curt and disinterested reception on arrival and ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet