Jokers, Calm Caribbean Seas and Thanks

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Sometimes the simplest jokes are the funniest as was the case yesterday at Christian’s Birthday party. While he and Barb were enjoying King Edwards by the pool,  Joe and Arne decided to fake him out and blow out the candles on his cake first. This ended up happening three times and each one was funnier than the last.  It was ... Read More »

Belize documentary series part 1

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Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Rose Robin. Born 26/03/79 in England. I spent most of my childhood in France. My father taught me photography when I was 12. We had an improvised dark room in the bathroom, where I would spend hours of the day, enlarging and printing black and white photos. I have always enjoyed observing ... Read More »

Make Some Noise San Pedro

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I caught Angel Nunez on Reef Radio and TV (ch 20 in San Pedro) talking about potential negative events going on around our island  during low season. He was urging  people to raise their voices and make some noise if they see something not right, be it a robbery, an abusive situation or someone that needs help. I was very ... Read More »

2 Beach parties and North Ambergris Road

Friendly Fox did not mind getting his picture taken

Sunday was a great day, I got to do 2 beach parties with Matt, Sara, Karen Johnson and Kendall. The first one was in town out front of Estele’s at the wood carver tables for Miss Shirlette’s birthday and some chicken with rice and beans. Karen did Sara brought her a cake sparkler and gave  it  to her sister to  ... Read More »

The Royal British Legion Belize

The anual Royal  British Legion Belize
dinner is always popular

Since taking over the poppy appeal,  Jamila Janmohamed has done a wonderful job of  getting San Pedro to support both Belizean and Commonwealth veterans. Aside from the traditional  fundraising through poppies, she cooks a fantastic Indian meal annually to raise funds. Jamilla has an impeccable reputation for her cooking and it is no surprise that the 2014 dinner was bigger ... Read More »

Drinkable tap water and 3 restaurants in Placencia

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There is an old saying, you learn something new every day, I find this applies to travel too. Every time I revisit somewhere I learn more, this time it was that the tap water in Placencia is drinkable. It sure was handy to learn that for making our morning iced coffee – thanks Dave. Placencia peninsula is fortunate to have ... Read More »