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: sports

Birds, Flowers, Maya: The Lodge at Big Falls

30. November 2011 at 17:44



“Bird watching is like watching paint dry, just not as exciting” I read in some blog the other day. Sums up what I thought about bird watching before we got to the Lodge at Big Falls and Rob Hirons took us around. Doing something is one thing – having someone show you how to do […]

20. November 2011: Super Sprint Triathlon in Belize City

21. November 2011 at 15:47



Super Sprint Triathlon Belize City

Sonntag Morgen, 4:30. Der Wecker reisst uns mit einem schrillen Prodigy Song aus dem Schlaf.   Ich dachte immer, wenn beim Wecker eine 4 vorne steht ist man entweder Bäcker oder muss zum Flughafen. In den letzten Monaten habe ich aber gelernt, dass es doch einiges gibt, dass es wert ist, vor Sonnenaufgang aufzustehen. (Besonders solche Sonnenaufgänge […]

20th November 2011: Super Sprint Triathlon in Belize City

21. November 2011 at 15:16



Super Sprint Triathlon Belize CitySuper Sprint Triathlon Belize City

Sunday morning, 4:30. The alarm throws a piercing Prodigy song into the quiet of the bedroom. I always though that when you set your alarm to something that start with a 4, you work in a bakery or you are on our way to the airport. I have learned in the past couple of months, […]

3 fun ways to (almost) kill yourself in Belize

30. September 2011 at 18:50



Beat yourself in BelizeBeat yourself in Belize

Belize is hot. No denying that. Maybe in winter you may need a sweater early morning or late at night. Maybe if you’re standing in a breeze and you’re wet and exhausted from 3 dives, you may feel a chill. But in general, Belize is hot and humid. Belizean buses stop every 20 meters on […]

Amateur Boxing Bout: Belize vs. Guatemala

28. September 2011 at 17:41



There was a time when Belize was famous for boxing. I love to read Ian Vasquez’s books about Belize – the last one I read focusing on a boxer from Belize City. In the 30’s, pro fights regularly sold out the Bird’s Isle (where we now go for friday night happy hour once in a […]

Photoblog: XI. Central American Beach Volleyball Championship in Belize City, Marion Jones Stadium

28. July 2011 at 00:47



Nicaragua (blue) vs. El SalvadorNicaragua (blue) vs. El Salvador

Last weekend, Belize City hosted the XI. Central American Beach Volleyball Championships. Costa Rica’s Esteban Escobar and Bryan Monge won the the XI Central American beach volleyball championship final 2-0 over Guatemala’s Andy Leonardo Blanco and Erick Garrido Ruiz at the Marion Jones Sports Complex on Sunday. Escobar and Monge demonstrated their skills with blocks […]