31 08, 2015

BELIZE: Mexico Rocks and Bacalar Chico Tour

2017-10-06T06:05:45+00:00 August 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

2017-04-15T02:56:17+00:00 July 8th, 2015|Categories: Destinations, Mexico & Central America|Tags: |0 Comments

ABC Tips on Visiting Belize I 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 [...]

2 06, 2015

BELIZE: Colorful Caye Caulker Tips

2017-10-06T06:05:41+00:00 June 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 several Caye Caulker tips Caye Caulker is a tiny [...]

4 06, 2013

BAJA CALIFORNIA: Solo Travel to Cabo San Lucas

2017-10-09T06:38:55+00:00 June 4th, 2013|Categories: Destinations, Mexico & Central America|Tags: , |0 Comments

 BAJA CALIFORNIA: Solo Travel to Cabo San Lucas My desperate need of distraction outweighed my trepidation about solo travel to Cabo San Lucas. I set my sights on the tiny haven I had spotted from a glass bottomed boat at the tip of Baja California several years ago. Separated by a small mountain from the Cabo San [...]

7 04, 2006

BELIZE RAINFOREST: Chan Chich Lodge

2017-10-11T05:28:10+00:00 April 7th, 2006|Categories: Destinations, Mexico & Central America|Tags: , |2 Comments

BELIZE RAINFOREST CHAN CHICH LODGE  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 an out-of-the-box [...]

7 04, 2006

BELIZE: Ambergris Caye

2017-10-11T05:32:26+00:00 April 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 from [...]

28 05, 2006

An Eco-Adventure in the Costa Rica Rainforest

2017-10-11T05:35:11+00:00 May 28th, 2006|Categories: Destinations, Mexico & Central America|Tags: |2 Comments

 COSTA RICA RAINFOREST An Eco-Adventure  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 in the Belize [...]

14 03, 2008

BAJA CALIFORNIA: Cabo San Lucas with Family

2017-10-11T07:22:18+00:00 March 14th, 2008|Categories: Destinations, Mexico & Central America|Tags: , , |0 Comments

BAJA CALIFORNIA: 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 where [...]