31 08, 2015

BELIZE: Mexico Rocks and Bacalar Chico Tour

2018-08-27T01:31:21+00:00August 31st, 2015|Categories: Destinations, Mexico & Central America|Tags: |0 Comments

BELIZE: Mexico Rocks and Bacalar Chico Tour My boyfriend nailed my 48th birthday. It's entirely likely that this year's gift—a Bacalar Chico tour and snorkeling in Mexico Rocks—may never be beat. Two local guides who knew where the BBQ was, a tiny boat, fishing poles, our hats, strong sunscreen, one Transderm Scop patch, and a plan to catch our [...]

8 07, 2015

ABC Tips on Visiting BELIZE

2018-08-27T01:47:57+00:00July 8th, 2015|Categories: Destinations, Mexico & Central America|Tags: |0 Comments

ABC Tips on Visiting BelizeI have wandered to Belize numerous times, visiting both the rainforest and the reef. I adore this place—the landscape, the people, the climate, the food, and the cocktails! Since I have a thing with ABCs, I'm sharing my tips on visiting Belize with you alphabetically. Enjoy—and, don't hesitate to contact me with any questions! [...]

2 06, 2015

BELIZE: Colorful Caye Caulker Tips

2018-08-27T01:51:22+00:00June 2nd, 2015|Categories: Destinations, Mexico & Central America|Tags: |0 Comments

BELIZE: Colorful Caye Caulker Tips FINALLY!!! I got to do Belize exactly MY way. Until this latest wander, I had always come with my kids and/or ex-husband, which involved major sacrifices. My guy is neither skiddish or snobby, so I booked an Airbnb on the colorful island of Caye Caulker I'm sharing my favorite Caye Caulker tips in this post. Caye [...]

4 06, 2013

MEXICO: Solo Travel to Cabo San Lucas

2018-09-25T18:26:31+00:00June 4th, 2013|Categories: Destinations, Mexico & Central America|Tags: |0 Comments

One Woman Dares to Solo Travel to Cabo San Lucas UPDATE: Based on increased violence resulting in Los Cabos being ranked as the most dangerous city in the world, I am no longer comfortable recommending anyone travel there—let alone a solo woman traveler. There are SO many other more wonderful and much safer destinations to [...]

14 03, 2008

MEXICO: 5 Days in Cabo San Lucas with Family

2018-09-06T05:09:57+00:00March 14th, 2008|Categories: Destinations, Mexico & Central America|Tags: |0 Comments

BAJA CALIFORNIA: Visiting Cabo San Lucas with Family  Back on the "road" with the entire family—this time it's a Cabo San Lucas with family kind of trip courtesy of a corporation. I have a love-hate relationship with business trips. Of course, I am ecstatic to see a part of the world...especially on someone else's dime. But, the obligatory business events [...]

28 05, 2006

COSTA RICA: An Eco-Adventure in the Costa Rica Rainforest

2018-09-06T05:46:52+00:00May 28th, 2006|Categories: Destinations, Mexico & Central America, The Great Outdoors|Tags: |2 Comments

 An Eco-Adventure in the Costa Rica Rainforest  The Costa Rica rainforest was the second half of an adventurous two-country wander in celebration of my 15th wedding anniversary. As we traveled to the third place recommended by 1,000 Places to See Before You Die, I wondered—would Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula be able to live up to our unforgettable experience [...]

7 04, 2006

BELIZE: No Shirt, No Shoes, No Problem on Ambergris Caye

2018-09-06T05:50:54+00:00April 7th, 2006|Categories: Destinations, Mexico & Central America|Tags: |0 Comments

 BELIZE: Ambergris Caye No Shirt, No Shoes, No Problem After several days at Chan Chich Lodge in the Belize rainforest, we wandered to Ambergris Caye. This was the beginning of a love affair with Belize that is still going strong to this day. San Pedro Town The day I had been dreading finally arrived. The next hopper flight [...]

7 04, 2006

BELIZE: Chan Chich Lodge in the Belize Rainforest

2018-09-06T05:53:26+00:00April 7th, 2006|Categories: Destinations, Mexico & Central America, The Great Outdoors|Tags: |2 Comments

An Amazing Lodge in the Belize Rainforest Couples that wander together, stay together...right? Okay, that’s a bit of a stretch, but there’s no doubt wandering is a fabulous way to celebrate an anniversary. My husband and I had survived 15 years, the birth of two children, and the construction of both a business and our dream house. We deserved [...]