Archive | Belize

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A Little Issue…Am I Allergic to Belize?

You know how that phrase “The best laid plans of mice and men often go awry?” Yeah, that about sums up most of my time in Belize and my major plans for the country. I have read absolutely fabulous things about the diving in Belize. The Blue Hole has been on my bucket list for […]

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Belizean Culture

A Little Relaxation… Examining Belize’s Unique Culture

A new country for me is all about the people and the culture. Although I love seeing major iconic sights—they are popular for a reason, after all!—my conversations with locals, immersive traveling, and off-the-path volunteering have proven my most transformative travel experiences. Perhaps it’s this very reason why Belize caught me off guard; my expectations […]

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A Little Confusion… The Mexico to Belize Border Crossing at Chetumal

Dear Lonely Planet, Why have you lead me astray? You disappointed me this past week at the Mexican/Belizean border crossing. To be fair, this is the first time you’ve been so incredibly misguided, dear Lonely Planet: Central America on a Shoestring—you have helped me confidently navigate uncharted waters, until now.  I love you, I nurture you, I […]

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