Wednesday, July 30, 2008
Highlights from Belize
Morning walks on the beach in Sarteneja.
Riding our bikes on the streets of Sarteneja.
Drinking fresh Watermelon Juice and eating at Liz's taco stand in Sarteneja. One of our best meals for only $1.
Relaxing in the fresh water pools.
Experiencing Blancaneaux, one of Francis Ford Coppola's hidden retreats in the jungle. I'm having Blancaneaux withdrawal.
The entrance to the Blacaneaux experience.
Cavetubing seven miles in underground Mayan caves at Caves Ranch. The Mayans believed these underground caves were the entrance to the underworld. There were spectacular cave formations and bats!
Exploring another Mayan ruin at Caracol near the Guatemalan border.
Learning about Mayan culture and its gods.
Hiking a two and a half mile trail from Blancaneaux to Big Rock waterfall.
Enjoying a perfect Blancaneaux morning at Big Rock!
Diving in Belize and seeing huge grouper fish!
Sipping on Hazelnut Cafe Lattes at Amor y Cafe in Caye Caulker!
Tasting every flavor of authentic Italian gelato at Tutti fruiti in Placencia! My favorite flavor was mango!
Eating fresh corn tortillas at a tortilleria in Sarteneja. You could get half a pound for less than $.25
Ziplining in the jungles of Belize.