S: BELIZE HONEYMOON JUNE 2009
BC: You Better Belize it!
FC: OUR HOneymoon Belize 2009 | Oou
1: Almond Beach Resort was our first stop. It is located in the Stann Creek District, South of Belize City on the mainland coast of Belize located one mile south of Hopkins village | 10 Days In Belize | For the last 5 days in Belize we flew to San Pedro to stay on Ambergris Caye at Las Terrazas. Ambergris is 25 miles long and a little over a mile wide, the largest island in Belize.
2: June 1, 2009 | We left Minneapolis at 6:50 AM. When we got to the Belize International airport we stopped at the Famous "JETS BAR" Jet stands at 4'5 and goes up to most womens chest- known for the coldest beer and the best Rum Punch in Belize
3: are we really getting on this 10 person puddle jumper?!? | hand written Paper Boarding Pass to Dangriga?!?!
4: Almond Beach Resort | our drive to the resort was 45 min, mainly all dirt roads. We were welcomed with a Belikin beer upon arrival and guided to our suite "ANONA"
5: Champagne and candles lit everywhere!
6: Indoor shower | Absolutely Loved the Outdoor Shower | Our Cabana | thatch roof
7: Our First Night in Belize | Pouring our Champagne | Appetizers: civiche & shrimp cocktail main course:different types of Grouper Dessert- Cheesecake
8: Our Honeymoon is finally here!
9: "It's a beautiful day, don't let it get away."
10: We spent our first full day at the pool and on the beach! King the bartender at the swim up bar took care of us!
11: June '09
12: Paradise | "Our memories of the ocean will linger on, long after our footprints in the sand are gone."
15: We had a couples massage and soak at the Butterflies Spa..
16: after our amazing dinner of Filet Mignon and grilled snapper we hung out with Clifton and Chief at the bar
18: on our 3rd day we woke up at 6:45 to go zip lining and cave tubing- it was about a 2 hr drive. most roads were bumpy- they drive on the "best" side of the road! zip lining was 7 platforms and 5 runs. The caves were huge and ,,,,, very dark.............
19: bobo- 3 legged monkey
20: Only 350,00 people live in Belize- Hopkins has 1,200 | Capital of Belize | bus drivers son walking home from school
22: our last day at Almond- we went with Jessica & Glenn to the Sittee River- about a 10 min bike ride from the resort. We were on the look out for Toucans and Crocs!
24: Fun at the Beach!
27: Dinner on the Beach
28: ~King Kassava's~ | Our last night I rounded up the honeymooners to go into Hopkins Village for the night!
29: King from the resort took us to the local hotspot! Tin roof and dirt floors- they were playing the Laker's game on a big projection screen! Belekins $2
30: Off to Las Terrazas Resort
31: once we arrived in San Pedro we hopped in a water taxi to Journeys end/Las Terrazas
37: we took the water taxi into town to check it all out. Golf carts were all over!Tried to do a little shopping but it was soo HOT! went to Elvi's Kitchen for lunch and got snapper fajitas and roasted garlic conch!
38: Fun in the Sun!
39: FRESH COCONUT
40: Night 6- heading to dinner at Blue Water Grill | after dinner we went to the Tackle Box, Pier Lounge, the Sun Drift, and Jaguar Paw Club
42: Saturday night at the park! | shrimp stick | beers served w/ napkins in them
43: Fishing, snorkeling & Beach BBQ Casey caught the 1st fish! we fished for 2 hrs- i was a little seasick in the beginning. there was a group of 6 girls from NY and then another couple. we weren't catching tons- so the guide jumped in and started spearing!
45: We went to the beach to cook up the wonderful fish we had just caught, for the most amazing fish taco's we had ever had!
47: Chicken DRop~ you pick numbers out of a hat- they shake the chicken 3 times then blow up their butt, put them on the board and whichever number the chicken poops on is the winner and you have to clean up the poop before you get your money!
50: our friends from Salt Lake City- | Rendezvous Winery- We had tuna, shrimp, Thai salad for appetizers.. I had the spider crab in a Singapore broth and Casey had pad Thai noodles in a tomato sauce.
51: day 9 sadly our last full day in Belize- chilled at the pool before heading into town for lunch and shopping!
53: for our last dinner we went to ROJO with Glenn & Jess that we met at Almond Beach
55: DAY 10 June 10, 2009 | So Sad to say Good- BYe