Took river trip to Lamanai Maya ruins (14 in boat incl good lunch and rum cocktails after...$40 US ea). Saw crocs, GBH, egrits, kingfishers, howler & spider monkeys, iguanas, gila monster, and much more. Great REAL jungle (huge trees) in a reserve. Hot & humid. 3 guys from WI, one living in Belize now, bought land 25 yrs ago, living in Belize for 16 yrs. Two folks from VT, Stuart & Sue, had dinner w/, great...amazing the parallels and similarities in lives (kids, land, housing, gardening, retire).
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lamanai" target="_blank">Lamanai River Refuge