Diving the Belizean Barrier Reef

•Monday, 9 April 2018 • 5 Comments

Awesome! Diving to 80 feet – saw these at around 60 foot under.

And sharks too…


Moving on again – to the coast, staying on Ambergris Caye

•Monday, 9 April 2018 • 4 Comments

Holiday dreams come true … white sandy beaches, swaying palms and a 125 mile barrier reef only 15 minutes by boat away.

Lesser spotted Chris!

Tikal, Guatemala

•Monday, 9 April 2018 • Leave a Comment

A day trip across the border from Belize to Guatemala to see the biggest Mayan site in the Americas. Breathtaking…. here was our first view…

And we tracked down a Toucan…

And spider monkeys

Becoming a twitcher!

•Monday, 9 April 2018 • Leave a Comment

Some fabulous bird walks with some slightly less fabulous photos … trekking out at 6am in search of wildlife…

Travelling south to Chaa Creek Lodge

•Saturday, 7 April 2018 • 1 Comment

Moving onto explore a slightly different landscape, flora and fauna – still jungle but less dense and with more hills. Chaa Creek Lodge has as it’s tag line ‘wildly civilised’… Infinity pool and fabulous individual lodges along with bird walks, drives and canoeing in the wild.

The jungle …

•Wednesday, 4 April 2018 • 2 Comments

A fabulous couple of days exploring the jungle in all its glory – stunning vistas, idylic canoe experience (yes – Chris and me canoeing together!) plus dense jungle with creepy crawlies, cockatoos, humming birds and owls …

Chan Chich Lodge in Belize

•Tuesday, 3 April 2018 • 3 Comments

The lodge is 40 miles west of Belize City and 7 miles from the Guatemalan border – dense jungle with beautiful birds, tropical flowers and Mayan ruins. We arrived in a 6 seater Cesna 206 – defintely the way to travel! A packed agenda of drives and walks since we arrived – we’re becoming serious ‘twitchers’ with binoculars and cameras! These turkeys roam wild around the lodge and beyond …