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Jun 23, 2004 - San Ignacio, Belize

Journey from Flores to Belize on local transport. Cab to Santa Elena, local shuttle minibus to Melchor de Mencos at the border. Walked through border (getting good at this now), changed money to get some Belizean dollars, cab to Benque Viejo, ethn local bus to San Ignacio. There for around 2pm. BELIZE is English-speaking and Creole. Population 250k, and only slightly bigger than Wales. 1862 became British Honduras, 1981 became independent though still part of The Commonwealth. Has the 2nd largest barrier reef in the world - which is where...

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