Belize

Before I went on this trip I had no prior knowledge of Belize and was surprised to find it is an English speaking country with a very diverse population. Just when we thought we were getting good at saying ‘hola’ and ‘gracias’!! We stayed in the town of San Ignacio, I actually got the chance…

Gutemala

When we first entered Gutemala from the Usumacinta river, we had to drive 2 hours on gravel until we found an actual road. Our first stop was what I will loosely call a restaurant (more like someones home with a table outside) where they cooked us up a BBQ . You told them what meat…

Paris

Our first European getaway! Paris is one of those places people tend to either love or hate. We were firmly in the love camp. Beautiful old buildings everywhere, lots of places you have seen and heard so much about and we finally got to see. The symbol of Paris, the Eiffel tower, surpassed my expectations….

Mexico

Mexico was our first ever guided tour; we usually organise all the travel ourselves. The tour was with G Adventures and was called the ‘Mayan Discovery’. We travelled through Mexico, Guatemala and Belize. We started off in Cancun, which is in the South East of Mexico. It’s a very touristy place with white sandy beaches…