Belize - Paradise Islands August 7th 2008 Well guys I have finally managed to get up to real time....I am sitting here in my hammock typing this entry from Caye Caulker in Belize. The weather is glorious, I have a 5 star hotel with airconditioning and a pool.....it's a hard life this budget travel lark. Ok so it's not exactly budget travel....but hey you only live once.
On our way down to Belize City we stopped of at Orange Walk to have ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Belize » Cayo District Territorial disputes between the UK and Guatemala delayed the independence of Belize (formerly British Honduras) until 1981. Guatemala refused to recognize the new nation until 1992. Tourism has become the mainstay of the economy. The country remains... ... read more
No I am not orange, or a throw back from a 70's childrens tv programme. I know it's tacky but the zipster has travelled around the world with me for years...it's hard to break the habit and has now become a ritual of sorts. Hi how are you? My name is Sonia and I'm from the UK. From an early age I have always been interested in travel and whilst most of my friends used their spare money to buy clothes, shoes and going out on Friday and Saturday nights - I spent my cash on holidays to exotic and distant lands. I was also quite lucky on the work front and was allowed to take off a month at a time... full info