Impromptu, Peaceful Placencia

The route we had planned started with Cuba and then was due to follow the well-trodden Mayan loop- Mexico, Belize and then Guatemala. As we were finishing up our time volunteering at H'ohm Jungle Retreat we began reading and hearing recent stories regarding safety in Guatemala, predominantly on shuttle buses. The stories hit a little... Continue Reading →


Going slow on Caye Caulker

Everyone that has been to Belize has told us one thing 'you will LOVE Caye Caulker', they weren't wrong. Prepare to want to book your travel after you see the photos. An island just off of the coast of Belize (near Belize City), Caye Caulker has c.1600 inhabitants, awesome food, dangerous happy hours and a... Continue Reading →

Crossing the border: Mexico to Belize

Crossing a land border can be a bit daunting, and when we were preparing for our journey from Bacalar to Caye Caulker we found the spread of information online confusing and often contradicting. So, in the hope that it might help someone else in the future, here is a step-by-step of our journey´╗┐ taken in... Continue Reading →

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