Walking in the Steps of Mayans at ATM (Actun Tunichil Muknal)

Today was my second and my Mom’s first visit to ATM.  It was tied for my favorite things to do in Belize when I visited in December 2010.  Today I wasn’t sure what to expect…would it be exactly the same?…would it be completely different?…what would be different? I was definitely not let down.  We had […]

Flora and Fauna of Caracol

We visited Caracol in Belize today.  Here are some of the beautiful and interesting plants we saw.  I’ll post more about the Mayan ruins another time. Note:  Resolution on all of these photos has been lowered for easier uploading.  Higher resolution photos will be posted to my Flickr account (alaskagirlatheart) at a later date. Ceiba […]

Animals of Tikal

We visited Tikal in Guatemala today.  I thought I would share some photos of the animals we saw in the park.  Let’s just say the monkeys must have loved the rain.  There were so many of them showing their faces, and close by, that even the guides were taking picutes.  In the past I’ve also […]

Actun Tunichil Muknal – Decmeber 4, 2010

This was a day I was really looking forward to.  I heard that if I did nothing else in Belize I couldn’t miss Actun Tunichil Muknal (ATM).  But, the day started with my worse breakfast in Belize.  I figured ‘how could I go wrong if I ordered something at a French Bakery’.  Well, ordering a […]