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: bird-watching

Bird watching: Toucan invasion!

10. April 2012 at 01:46



Belize has a national animal (Tapir), a national tree (Mahagony), a national flower (Black Orchid) and a national bird (Keel Billed Toucan). I was able to scratch Tapir, Mahagony and Black Orchid off of my list months ago, shortly after getting here. But that Toucan … just didn’t want to show! And it’s not like […]

Orange Walk Town, La Milpa und Chan Chich

27. January 2012 at 14:11



Wenn mich jemand fragt, ob mir Belize gefällt, ist die Antwort immer gleich: “Ich liebe es! Tolle leute, tolles Wetter, immer was zu erleben.” Am letzten Wochenende im November hatten wir die Gelegenheit, eine Kombination aus allen diesen Dingen zu genießen. Dieser Post kommt mit einiger Verstpätung – was daran liegt, dass es in WordPress […]

Orange Walk Town, La Milpa and Chan Chich

27. January 2012 at 14:04



Whenever someone asks me how I like Belize I answer with a variation of: “Love it – great people, great weather, great trips into nature”. On the last weekend of November, we were able to enjoy a combination of all of the above. This is a long overdue post, largely due to the large amount […]

The becoming of an owl butterfly

10. October 2011 at 00:03



Ca 3 Wochen alt / About 3 weeks old

BACAB Eco Adventure Park Just about 25 minutes from Belize City lies this beautiful park with restaurant, huge pool, animals and family attractions. Visit the park’s website for more info. One of Kerstins colleagues worked at the BACAB Eco Park before he joined the Red Cross. ‘Worked’ is actually not right… he built, designed and ran […]