I'm not really sure how I ended up in San Pedro, but I didn't intend to go there. I actually wanted to go to mainland Belize and visit Palencia & Hopkins for a few days, but I left Caye Caulker right before Samana Santa (Holy week), which is a huge deal in Central America. This meant there would be less buses, boats and hostels available and more people would be travelling as everyone is on holiday for the week, so I didn't want to leave for the mainland and ...
My Big Fat Gypsy Vacation
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After a very bumpy 2 hour boat journey, I arrived at Caye Caulker. I remember being so excited on the boat ride over that I couldn't stop smiling and I was not at all disappointed. This is a gorgeous, little Island just off the coast of Belize. The motto of the Island is "Go Slow" and the locals really embrace this way of life. The guidebooks describe Caye Caulker as having "a barefoot, beer drinking, good eatin', hammock-swinging lifestyle" and I couldn't descri...