A Belizean birthday party on Goff's Caye

Caracol and the Mountain Pine Ridge in Belize: Bandits, mud, the Mayan capital and water falls

Speedboat cruise through the jungle to the Maya site Lamanai

Orange Walk, La Milpa and Chan Chich: Spiders, Snakes and Crocs

Garifuna Settlement Day 2011 in Hopkins, Belize

Tag Archives: maya

Update: Fundraiser fuer Marcelo

26. December 2011 at 00:23



Marcelo Operation Scar

Im September, haben wir aufgerufen uns zu unterstuetzen dem 13jaehrigen Marcelo Choco zu helfen. Bei Marcelo wurde ein Hirntumor festgestellt; der Tumor wurde entfernt aber ihm und seines Eltern  konnte niemand sagen, ob der Krebs komplett entfernt und zerstoert wurde. Wir sammelten Spenden fuer die notwendigen Kernspin-Tomografie. Wir freuen uns Euch berichten zu koennen, dass wir […]

Mayan Temples of Belize: Cahal Pech, the Place of Ticks

11. December 2011 at 01:09



Infobox Cahal Pech is one of the larger Mayan ruins in Belize. How to get there: Cahal Pech is a short walk from the centre of St. Ignacio in the Cayo district. Take a bus to San Ignacio and ask for directions there. What to expect: Cahal Pech is a well excavated site that used […]

Birds, Flowers, Maya: The Lodge at Big Falls

30. November 2011 at 17:44



“Bird watching is like watching paint dry, just not as exciting” I read in some blog the other day. Sums up what I thought about bird watching before we got to the Lodge at Big Falls and Rob Hirons took us around. Doing something is one thing – having someone show you how to do […]

Benque Viejo del Carmen, Belize

19. October 2011 at 01:34



Benque Viejo del Carmen How to get there Take a bus (hourly, except Sundays) from Belize City or from the south via Belmopan to Benque. Coming from Guatemala, take a bus via Flores to Benque. What to do Expore the town, make Benque your base of operations for explorations to Cahal Pech, Xunantunich or Tikal. […]

Snapshot Sunday: Lubaantun Maya Site

16. October 2011 at 00:46




Every sunday we post a picture from our travels – Jeden Sonntag gibt es ein Fotos unserer Reisen.

Wir sammeln Spenden für Marcelo, 13 Jahre

13. September 2011 at 18:56



Marcelo (center) needs your help

English Version: Fundraiser for Marcelo Letztes Wochenende (9.-11. September 2011) wurden wir in den Süden von Belize eingeladen. Marta und Rob Hirons haben hier seit mehr als 10 Jahren die Lodge at Big Falls – wunderschöne Hütten im Dschungel, umgeben von Wiesen, Regenwald, einem Fluß, Blumen und Vögeln. Samstags nahm uns Rob mit seinem Pickup […]

Fundraiser: MRI for Marcelo, 13yo from Silver Creek Village, Toledo, Belize

13. September 2011 at 18:26



Marcelo (center) needs your helpMarcelo (center) needs your help

German Version: Wir sammeln für Marcelo. Last weekend (9 Sept – 11 Sept 2011), we were invited to visit Toledo by our friends Marta and Rob Hirons. They have been living down in Big Fall Village for more than 10 years now, running the Lodge at Big Falls. On saturday, Rob drove us around the […]

History on a Maya hill

25. August 2011 at 02:47



Florencio Mess tuning his traditional Mayan harp, Belize

Punta Gorda is way down south in Belize. Even though there is one more town farther down the road, Punta Gorda is start and end to a lot of journeys through Belize because this is where the water taxis go back and forth between Belize and Guatemala. We drive into the center of town, marked […]