Category Archives: Belize

10 Life Lessons You Learn from Cycle Touring

You cannot rush life. In all areas of your life, be it your relationship or your career, you just need to be patient. Which is something that I find incredibly difficult and especially in my very early 20s, I tried … Continue reading

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Tougher days

We stayed another day in Monterrico, as I was struck with Montezuma’s revenge and just wasn’t feeling well in general. After resting for a day in the hammock at the pool at Johnny’s Place I felt good enough to tackle … Continue reading

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Bienvenidos Guatemala and the jungle city of Tikal

The border crossing from Belize into Guatemala was very simple with no complications. We decided to get a collectivo to El Remate near lake Petén Itza, where we stayed a night in order to see the ancient city of Tikal. … Continue reading

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From Belmopan to Xunantonich

We were excited to cycle from Belmopan to San Ignacio, it was meant to be one of our shorter cycling days, around 40 km. The beautiful green hills that surrounded us and kept us entertained with some nice up and … Continue reading

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Belmopan and the ATM cave

In Belmopan we stayed at Marta’s lovely guesthouse which has a huge garden, a great location and an awesome hammock. What else could be better to relax in after a long cycle? Marta is Belizean herself and we had some … Continue reading

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A rainy day on Caye Caulker

As you can see from the title we weren’t so lucky with the weather in Caye Caulker. We had hoped to go snorkeling but it was raining all day, so we just rented a golfcart to get around the island, … Continue reading

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Adios Mexico y holã Belize

We set out from our little paradise in Lake Bacalar, where we spent the last night sleeping on the pier under the stars. (Winwin – no mosquitos and no boiling in the tent + some amazing views) We paid our … Continue reading

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