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A Raggamuffin Birthday in Belize


I have a good excuse for staying offline, folks! Last Wednesday was my birthday.

It gets more challenging each year to come up with a fun, memorable way to celebrate, this being my fourth birthday in Belize. My friend Stacy, however, who loves to explore as much as I do, suggested that we hop on Raggamuffin Tours’ popular three day overnight sailing trip from Caye Caulker all the way south to Placencia.

Three days drifting along Belize’s Caribbean Sea? It was a no brainer.

She signed us up early on but unfortunately, got tied up with work and wasn’t able to make it. So off I went for three days at sea, ready to unplug.

Knowing most of the islands and areas on the itinerary, I was eager to immerse in the natural beauty of the south coast and reef yet again. But I wondered what it might be like to sail on a catamaran for three days and Continue reading »

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Postcard of the Week: A Birthday Treat (#Frifotos)

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This week’s Friday Fotos theme this week is “Treats”. Pretty broad and I was tempted to post photos of yummy Caribbean foods. And yet, when I think of treats this year, I think of my impromptu birthday trip to South Water Caye,  southern Belize.

I experienced two days of utter bliss. From South Water I went on an afternoon trip to nearby cayes, including Tobacco Caye, above. My only regret is not having stayed for my entire birthday weekend!

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