Belize

Top 5 Lesser Known Dive Sites In The Caribbean Sea

Top 5 Lesser Known Dive Sites In The Caribbean Sea

As an avid diver and someone who has lived and travelled in the Caribbean for almost two years, I’ve done my fair share of diving in these waters. The coral and sea life in this region is astounding, with brilliantly colored soft corals, large fish and mammal species, plus plenty of turtles and invertebrates as ...
De Real Macaw in Caye Caulker, Belize

Accommodation Spotlight: De Real Macaw in Caye Caulker, Belize

During our 8 days of relaxation on beautiful Caye Caulker in Belize, we had the pleasure of staying at De Real Macaw Guest House, a delightful Belizean / American owned guest house set right near the water. The guest house itself is bright and colourful and the rooms are clean and spacious. The best part ...
Diving Belize

Diving With Sharks and Hungry Eels – The Belize Barrier Reef (With Video)

The rolling wake rippled the otherwise glass-calm waters as our boat cruised between two paradises. Making our way from Caye Caulker to Ambergris Caye was a breeze, and we pulled ashore just as Dariece’s stomach began to churn. We stepped off of the boat with the same, slow saunter that we had acquired from our previous island oasis: Caye Caulker. ...
Victoria House, Belize

Accommodation Spotlight: Victoria House, Belize

The palm trees swayed slowly from side to side, gently rocked by the same summer breeze that rippled the crystal clear Caribbean waters. We placed our bags at our feet and relaxed next to the immaculately clean pool. A smiling waiter placed two complimentary drinks beside us and said, “Welcome to Victoria House”. This is the ...
Searching for the Elusive Manatee

Adventures in Belize – Searching for the Elusive Manatee

“Do you see it? It’s right there!” our guide, Harry Sr. exclaimed as he pointed out into the translucent waters. We didn’t see anything, but eagerly moved to the front of the boat to search for the elusive Manatee grazing on turtle-grass at the bottom of the sea. There in the shadows of the Swallow ...
Caye Caulker

The Caribbean Paradise of Caye Caulker… Will We Ever Leave?

“Okay, welcome to Caye Caulker. I’m tired so just put yo’ bags in ya’ room and we do da papawork in da mornin.”  That was the welcome we received when we arrived at our guest house on Caye Caulker Island in Belize. The sun had set and the cool evening breeze gently swept over the island, ...