Silk Caye


Sunburn, exhausted, and water logged ears drums, we reluctantly made our way back on board the Panga heading to mainland Placencia. Did we care we were in such battered condition, would we do it all over again? Yes, we all agreed! An amazing adventure, Silk Caye was. Delighting us for the moment we arrived tillContinue reading “Silk Caye”

Where’s the Air Conditioning?


I’ve always had this fantasy of driving an old Land Rover since I was a kid. I remember seeing the first one on Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom, bouncing through the jungle with that spare wheel on the hood, no top, the front windshield folded down, and cool safari guys hanging on for dear lifeContinue reading “Where’s the Air Conditioning?”

In Belize, you can have your cake and eat it too.


With Swan Villas Placencia Belize you can invest for your retirement and enjoy the benefits of being an owner and vacationeer. Check out this wonderful limited opportunity. Then call us: From the US: 617-419-0182 In Belize: 501-621-1393 http://www.swanvillasbelize.com We also have investor tour packages!  

Investing in Belize? It’s easy, affordable, and unique with Swan Villas.


Swan Villas, Belize Take a slice of the Blue Caribbean Coast of Belize, add award-winning architect, and your own passion for life into the mix and what you get is magic. ¬†Swan Villas is an exceptional project conceived by two partners who determined to escape the grind of city life and create a lifestyle resortContinue reading “Investing in Belize? It’s easy, affordable, and unique with Swan Villas.”

Experience the most unique vacation ever! Swan Villas Belize is now open.


Back in July of 2014 we told you about an amazing new resort, investment property or retirement home in Placencia Belize. Well, great news, they are open and ready for business.¬†These impressive organic handcrafted homes are nothing like anything you’ve ever seen, and are the only kind of its type in the entire caribbean. EachContinue reading “Experience the most unique vacation ever! Swan Villas Belize is now open.”

Mangrove restoration, can you dig it ?


by Bernard Barbour, photos by Tammy Barbour. A canal in Seine Bight Village is now sporting a new look. A Seine Bight Village mangrove planting project was carried out Saturday morning August 30. Over 20 kids from the village of Seine Bight participated in planting 121 mangrove seedlings in the canal. The kids worked veryContinue reading “Mangrove restoration, can you dig it ?”

Doctor prescribed ” Off Roading !”


Quite recently we found ourselves not trekking through jungle but in a strange new predicament……..traffic! Yes that seven letter word. Backed up for miles like traffic. The kind that makes us want to pull over and pop up the roof top tent and wait it out. See, our normal is driving off road, through theContinue reading “Doctor prescribed ” Off Roading !””