Belize offers more than incredible snorkeling and diving. It’s also rich with archaeological ruins, wildlife-filled jungles, and a confluence of cultures.
Worse than the actual close encounter is the state you’ll likely be in – buck naked, or close to it.
For most people, Belize conjures images of crystal clear Caribbean waters and world class diving, however in May 2006, I discovered the interior jungles are filled with mystery and adrenaline-pumping adventures. The highlight of my two week backpacking trip through this unique country was a 3-hour cave tour of Actun Tunichil Muknal (“ATM”), also known […]
The Panty Ripper, Singapore Sling, and Cuba Libre reflect just a few of the tasty libations which await travelers abroad. As for me, I tend to seek out and enjoy the national beers of the countries I visit (Imperial, Belikin, Heineken, Guinness). Taking shots is a drinking experience I (thankfully) left behind in college….or so […]
Ian over at Brave New Traveler has thrown down the gauntlet for funniest travel photos, in the form of a contest. Without further ado, I share my top five most hilarious travel photos. Were it not for this contest, these shots would’ve remained far away from being highlighted here! 1. The Snorkeler (Belize, 2006) I’m […]
The following journal entry was written on my third day in Belize, Saturday, May 13, 2006: 4:44 pm I pedaled another 15 minutes and reached Captain Morgan’s resort. I had a beer and water at the bar. Scoped the scene. A lot of young and old American couples. Looked nice enough but was missing character, […]