The Blue Hole

This iconic UNESCO site sits about 60 miles off the coast of San Pedro and is stunning to see.  However, depending on your desires, you may want to skip it. So, I’m not a diver.  Although I enjoy snorkeling, I don’t dive and am not certified to do so.  As amazing as the Blue Hole … More The Blue Hole

How to self drive to Tikal from Belize and cross the border

Would you like to visit Tikal without being on a tour but apprehensive about doing it solo? Here’s a step by step guide on how to self drive to Tikal from Belize and what you need to know when crossing the border. Renting a Car Rental cars – so this one is pretty important.  Whichever … More How to self drive to Tikal from Belize and cross the border

T&J Pupuseria

Want food made with pride and love? ✔. Served at an unassuming shed off a dirt path? ✔. A taste you can’t beat and will crave as soon as you leave? ✔. Talk about a hole in the wall place that is a little confusing to get to (if using Google maps).  But the journey … More T&J Pupuseria

Xunantunich 👎

I have to say, this is one of those places that looks amazing in pictures and is quite the disappointment when you arrive.  This is going to be a fairly negative review so I’ll try to keep it brief. The site is small for sure.   There’s the main temple that looks down onto a courtyard. … More Xunantunich 👎

Rio On Pools

If you’re driving out to Caracol, you might as well stop at the Rio Frio pools.  It’s a refreshing dip after a long hot day of walking around the ruins. It’s about a 30 min drive outside of Caracol but it’s on the way back so you can’t miss it. You can stop there on … More Rio On Pools