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#156055 - 08/13/03 01:35 AM drinking age question
mercurialgirl Offline
I've heard that the drinking age in Belize (Ambergris Caye to be exact) is not usually enforced. Can someone give me some details on this? Thanks. smile
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#156056 - 08/13/03 03:27 AM Re: drinking age question
sweets Offline
How old are you? No, its not really strict there - I'm not trying to encourage anything but the very first time I went I was 14 and I never had someone ask me for ID. So - note to parents just keep your eyes peeled! smile

#156057 - 08/13/03 03:40 PM Re: drinking age question
Pedro1 Offline
I own an Internet bar and we will not serve anyone that we know to be under 18-a lot of the back street bars are not as officous,and if you look 18/20 you will get served everywhere without being asked for id.

#156058 - 08/13/03 03:42 PM Re: drinking age question
mayatravel Offline
18 yrs old or your chin can reach the bar, whichever comes first.
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#156059 - 08/13/03 03:44 PM Re: drinking age question
Debbie Offline
Officially, the drinking age is 18. Although I have to agree that it's not strictly enforced. We went a couple of years ago with two teen boys, and the one who was 16 at the time, was spotted by his dear old mother (me) with a Belikin in his hand at a local eatery..... eek eek I had a seat, and patiently waited for him to notice me..... laugh
Needless to say, a mop was quickly needed under his table..... laugh

#156060 - 08/13/03 06:27 PM Re: drinking age question
alux Offline
Originally posted by Debbie:

Needless to say, a mop was quickly needed under his table..... laugh
Damn, you ARE a strict mom to make a 16 yr old wet himself!

#156061 - 08/13/03 06:52 PM Re: drinking age question
dogmatic prevaricator Offline
I'm hoping that it was that a not a wasted Belikin. I guess it could have been both.
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