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: security

Horseback riding with a good conscience

2. November 2011 at 00:05



Horses roaming free at Chaa Creek, Belize, Central AmericaHorses roaming free at Chaa Creek, Belize, Central America

Checklist Adequate environment for horses? Reviews by other customers Rider’s individual level of experience respected? Quality of stables Horse’s physical condition Tour guide’s service Hier klicken für die deutsche Version des Artikels Exploring a new country on horseback is special. Not only for experienced horseback riders. During our recent travels through the American continent we […]

How to survive in Belize City

3. September 2011 at 01:11



View along Memorial Park, Belize CityView along Memorial Park, Belize City

In a nutshell Belize is a safe country. But Belize City is not a particularly safe city – unless you adhere to some basic rules: Know where you’re going before you go. Research any area you go to before – what to expect, how to get there, how to get away. Avoid the south. (Generally […]

Vorbereitungen für einen Hurricane in Belize

19. August 2011 at 20:14



Unser Hurricane PlanUnser Hurricane Plan

Click here for the english version: How to prepare for a Hurricane in Belize. Dieses Wochenende erwarten wir in Belize einen tropischen Sturm (Tropical Storm Harvey). Keinen Hurricane. Dennoch haben wir das zum Anlass genommen, uns vorzubereiten. Was ist überhaupt ein Hurricane? Vereinfacht gesagt: Ein Hurricane eine Form eines tropischen Wirbelsturms oder Zyklons. Das wiederum […]

Die erste Woche beim Roten Kreuz / First week at the Belize Red Cross (BRC)

16. July 2011 at 21:09



    Scroll down for English version           Wo bitte geht’s denn hier zum Roten Kreuz? Heute mal ein Eindruck meiner ersten Arbeitswoche beim Roten Kreuz in Belize kurz BRC fuer “Belize Red Cross” Mein erster Arbeitstag begann mit der Suche nach dem Eingang des provisorischen Bueros, da das offizielle Headquarter […]

Deutschenliste / Krisenvorsorgeliste – Register before leaving the country

10. June 2011 at 06:57



  (no translation for very German-specific information about German citizens emergency retrieval programme and how to apply. For the UK equivalent, go to LOCATE. US citizens should check out STEP. It is OK to laugh if you’re from the UK or the US because your programs are called STEP and LOCATE while the German program […]