Activities in Belize – The Rest

In the previous post I focused on the quintessentially Belizean activities of scuba diving and snorkelling.  But Belize has plenty more ingredients for an adventurous holiday, both on water and land. Continue reading


Death, Maya Style

As bad as it gets in the apartment, spending days washing one pair of socks, hours deciding whether to have ketchup or catsup with dinner, and attempting to fry pizzas, I certainly have it better than your average Belizean did two thousand years ago.  Of course, back then, they weren’t Belizean or Central American, they were Mayan, and even then there were separate groups, with differences based on language and tribal structure.  But one thing they all had in common was a love of bloodshed Wes Craven or John Carpenter would be proud of. Continue reading