Best Placencia Souvenirs

Best Placencia Souvenirs

Best Placencia souvenirs, meaning they they are the most economical/portable/most Belizean character/looks like you were really thoughtful….in no particular order….. 1.) Tiny bottles of Marie Sharps….less than  $1us! Portable, fun, authentic! Probably an overall winner in all categories 🙂 2.) Bottles of jam-I wondered what to do with these…still not sure I did it right….but […]

10 Reasons to Visit or Move to Placencia

10 Reasons to Visit or Move to Placencia

Let’s get right to it. No place is perfect, and vacationing vs. living somewhere would require different checklists. Also, what is paradise to one person, is not paradise to another. But what is going on in Placencia, that made it feel so magical to us, and to many people that come down here? We meet […]

Driving in Belize — Is it safe?

Driving in Belize — Is it safe?

I am getting this question often from travelers-nearly everyone flies into Belize International Airport, and from there, you can rent a car. If you are going to the Cayes, you can take the water taxi or a puddle jumper flight (Tropic or Maya Air), if you are going to San Ignacio or Placencia (or anywhere […]

A weekend trip review to the island of Roatan, Honduras!

A weekend trip review to the island of Roatan, Honduras!

Dave, Chris, Sonia, and I went to Roatan, Honduras over the weekend–the goal being to add another country to our of our lists as none of us have been there, and to compare it to Placencia, as it has a lot of the same features. Honduras gets a bit of a bad rap online as […]

Some Eye Candy pictures of Placencia :)

Some Eye Candy pictures of Placencia :)

Sometimes pictures are just better than words. The weather was great this past week, the sargassum FINALLY is going away, there were some spectacular sunrises, so here is some great beach eye candy–especially for those in parts of the world where cold nights and sweaters are becoming normal again :(! A beautiful place to have breakfast, […]