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A weekend in Belize!

13 Nov

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This weekend I jetted across the ocean to my neighbor and the only country in Latin America populated with English speakers, Belize.  I stayed in Punta Gorda, which is a small town in Southern Belize on the ocean full of easy-going locals, creole, and some really expensive beer (ok well at least compared to Guatemalan prices it was outrageous).  I had the good fortune to be staying with a crew of young Belizians who were more then happy to show me around their home town.  Punta Gorda is a lot Livingston, except a bit more developed.  It is still dirt-poor, but they have a university and an airport (ok it’s really more like a strip of dirt and a trailer, but still… they have daily flights!!).

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