Happy Garifuna Settlement Day to all Garinagu people in Belize and away from home.Last year’s festivities and re-enactment in Dangriga are among my top five lifetime travel and cultural experiences–a must-see if you either live in Belize or are visiting during the month of November.
I wish I were there again this year, to dance away to the beat of Garifuna drums, savor cassava porridge at sunrise and lose myself in the sea of black, white and yellow.
Belize’s September Celebrations are in full swing. If you’re into culture and local experiences, it’s one of the best months to visit (aside from November), with a three-week calendar of events. For one, >>Continue reading »