|Lotus Flower at the Spice Farm|
|These flowers grow over rapidly spreading vines and are|
among my favorite flowers
|These brilliant flowers grow up or down.|
|Fruit trees of many kinds line the paths and provide shade for|
some of the spices underneath
|A view of the larger falls where we swam.|
|And the smaller falls we stopped to see on the way back|
|Scott, Heather, Peter and Pam Grace. They visited us in|
Placencia, Belize for a week.
|Pam & Peter exit the small Maya Airlines|
flight from Belize City to Placencia.
|Jerry and Deborah celebrated their 50th|
Wedding Anniversary with us all at the
|Dinghy Raftups happen spontaneously where a large group of cruisers gather - too many to meet on any one boat. Here in Spapadilla Lagoon we had 20 dinghies tied up. Then we pass appetizers around and enjoy our sundowners.|
|Renate reads to Ama after I finished my art class with her.|
She lives with her parents on Hideaway Cay in the
Pelican Cays and we've known her since she's been a baby.
|A view from the Mayan site we visited during our one|
day tour of South Belize.
|Here those blue flowers above hang in chains from vines and frame a bridge over a pond filled with those pink Lotus|
flowers during our visit to the Spice Farm.
|Coffee beans just harvested|
|Another view from the Mayan ruins.|
|An evacuated royal tomb|
|The view over Sapadilla Lagoon from our anchored boat as the sun starts to set. Hundreds of birds circle and then roost on|
the small cay in the center as the sun sets.
|Jerry, Scott and Deborah from Czech & Mate listen to Dave|
from Cordelia playing and singing on our boat
|Just after sundown at Turniffe Atoll looking over at Emerald Seas|
|Scott, Heather, Russ, Renate and Jim at Yoli's Bar having BBQ just before we went to meet Larry's plane.|
|Lucky Heather with her two handsome friends on Scott Free|
|Russ and Scott with friends from Chicharnee at dinner on|
King Louis Caye
|Approaching the bar at EZE on South Water Caye|
|We were lucky to have a spontaneous concert by a group of|
talented drummers, singers and later dancers!
|Renate, Larry, Dave and Jerry|
|Russ cuddles up to Deborah and Ellen|
|Larry enjoyed a long talk with a local fisherman|
|Many families cruise too with their kids and dog.|
|One thing is constant - beautiful sunsets!!|