Orchid Garden Eco-Village Hotel Belize
Travel Blogs from Belize City
... to hear that I got sun burnt, even in this overcast weather!!
We were picked up at our dock and headed out to the reef. We did three snorkel trips at three different locations with lunch spent on another island. It was a good full day.
When the guide said we would be swimming with sharks I thought he meant we would be lucky if we saw a shark or two, and maybe a reef shark which are usually the small harmless ...
... fan for two hours. The air-con on the bus to the border didn't make things any better, and I wasn't feeling great when we arrived in Belize City at around 8am. I had two hours to spare there at the boat taxi docks before getting on another bus ...
... jaguar, Junior Buddy, was born at the zoo after they rescued his pregnant mother from a death sentence given by local farmers who were tired of her killing off their livestock. His mother also lives at the zoo but is not in any way domesticated. Junior Buddy is still considered dangerous, but he has been trained to a degree. Since it was raining when we arrived, we almost missed our chance ...
... hesitant to watch out for any teeth, claws, bad moods, etc.
So we spent about an hour hanging out with these modern dinosaurs. Some had mohawks, some were just babies who liked to run into walls and climb on each other for warmth, others had a thing for leafy greens. I did have a buddy and we could tolerate each other for about 10 minutes.
... was bloody impressive seeing as cooking facilities were as limited as they were. Another buffet style spread with scrambled eggs, sweet refried beans, sausages and bread. Whilst the sausages weren’t a patch on what you get back home, they were a decent effort. This reminded me of an idea I had when I last went travelling which was basically to set up sandwich shops abroad that just did sausage sandwiches to teach the rest of the world how good ...
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