David, live in the tiny village of Bullet Tree, near San Ignacio. So, we were near a variety of beautiful and historically relevant places that warranted a visit. Arriving on Friday evening meant we would be able to start our visit the following morning with a trip to the popular Saturday San Ignacio Market. A wide selection of fresh fruits and vegetables, fish, seafood, as well as some baked products and cheese, are available. We stocked up on ingredients for a week's worth of delicious meals and indulged in tasty and inexpensive fair from one of the many vendors selling prepared foods.
Following a "traditional" Belizean lunch of roast pork (pibil), rice and beans, and empanadas, we
Looking to add an adventure component to our trip, we considered the nearby Actun Tunichil Muknal
More exploring to come.
|Diane at our "Maid of the Mist" experience|
|Crossing the Mopan River|
|In San Ignacio|
|Alan with a new buddy at the Iguana Project|
|In downtown San Ignacio, many tour companies provide trips to the ruins and caves.|
|Below Rio Frio|
|Alan with Capt. Laz going into the icy falls.|
|Our captain, Laz|