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: preparation

Vaccinations and medical prep

22. March 2011 at 11:08



Vaccinations Yesterday we had an appoinrtment with a specialist for tropical disease and inoculation. We’re both still pretty flu-shaken, but we still went for a prep talk. Here’s what we need for Belize: Yellow Fever Rabies (3 shots) Hepatitis A+B Tetanus I knew the guy from 2003 when I was about to embark on 6 […]

Playing with the camera

19. March 2011 at 20:12



So we’re both sick at home with the flu and trying to make the best of it. We went for a little walk today to play around with the new camera equipment. Slowly getting the hang of it (even better now that Dennis explained to me what the difference is between AF and Servo-AF…. ;-) […]

Clases de español

13. March 2011 at 18:25



Yesterday we started an intensive course in spanish. Me llamo Holger. Yo soy de Alemania, de Frankfurt. Qué tal? The teacher asked us “What country are you learning spanish for?” and when I replied: “Belize” he said: “Makes a lot of sense, since everyone speaks English there”. Well, we’ll see. According to Wikipedia, there are […]

Photo equipment arrived

11. March 2011 at 14:49



So, we figured it would be kind of sad to visit very beautiful places like Belize and Central / Latin America without some proper camera equipment. And since our old cam recently broke, we went on amazon and ordered some equipment: Canon EOS 550d DSLR body Canon 18-135 lens Canon 50mm lens Crumpler Bag LCD […]