Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3
#369901 - 03/08/10 11:05 AM Looking forward to AC trip  
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 12
Scribbler Offline
.
Scribbler  Offline

My wife and I will be staying at Mata Rocks for a week beginning June 20, then following the lobsters to Lara Beyu in Placencia for another week.

Our typical island vacation day? Up early, with a Bloody Mary for breakfast, during which we’ll spend five minutes solving the crisis in the Middle East and an hour sharing our befuddlement that Steven Seagal is a movie star. Then my wife, a sun bunny, will retire to the beach or pool and I’ll start scribbling. I’m making notes for a piece I hope to finish on vacation, a political satire with the working title ‘My Crazy Uncle and a Monkey Trainer are the Godfathers of Neo-Conservatism’. (maybe I need to shorten that a bit?) If I’m not scribble-worthy that day, I’ll partake of a wee dram of the demon rum and join the sun worshippers. Or take a nap.

After my wife is crispy-crittered we’ll explore and forage for food. A local non-touristy eatery, perhaps. Or maybe just pick up some local fare and prepare a sumptuous meal at ‘home’. Ooops, did I forget about happy hour? Anyhoo, after dinner we’ll gaze at the ocean, then engage in a marathon session of Parcheesi. Or sumpin.

Paradise.

Hope to see you there.


~ Scribbler


We are here on Earth to fart around. Don't let anybody tell you any different.~ Kurt Vonnegut
#369933 - 03/08/10 04:03 PM Re: Looking forward to AC trip [Re: Scribbler]  
Joined: May 2005
Posts: 3,936
Otteralum Offline
.
Otteralum  Offline
Wow! That sounds great. I'm a geek, so the political satire piece sounds good as well. Have fun!


I will have a Belikin -- put it on klcman's tab.
#369938 - 03/08/10 04:41 PM Re: Looking forward to AC trip [Re: Otteralum]  
Joined: Feb 2002
Posts: 5,255
sweetjane Offline
.
sweetjane  Offline
...and he quotes vonnegut. you're in, dude. you will love belize. cool

#369946 - 03/08/10 05:30 PM Re: Looking forward to AC trip [Re: Scribbler]  
Joined: Oct 2007
Posts: 3,254
azbob Offline
.
azbob  Offline
Scribbler, a beautiful place to scribble, but danger lurks in the blue water, white sand, cool breeze and swaying palm trees, lulling you away from your appointed task. When mixed with One Barrel rum and a ice cold Belikin's she transforms you to another plane.

Enjoy the escape!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


"Hold on Tight To Your Dreams" ELO
#370092 - 03/10/10 10:18 AM Re: Looking forward to AC trip [Re: azbob]  
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 12
Scribbler Offline
.
Scribbler  Offline
Egads! Rum by the barrel? I may never leave.


We are here on Earth to fart around. Don't let anybody tell you any different.~ Kurt Vonnegut
#370108 - 03/10/10 12:23 PM Re: Looking forward to AC trip [Re: Scribbler]  
Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 2,200
divingcowgirl Offline
.
divingcowgirl  Offline
LOL! One Barrel is the local brand of rum... But I do agree with AZBOB that San Pedro will transport you to a place like no other.
Me thinks you might wait to scribble when you get back after the rum soaked, sun scorched brain has a time to get its bearings and realize that you are now back in reality and not some far away land that feels like it's been a dream. Only evidence that you were really there will be the sunburn on your body and the smile on your face that you can't wipe off!


Take the road less traveled
#370110 - 03/10/10 01:16 PM Re: Looking forward to AC trip [Re: divingcowgirl]  
Joined: Nov 2006
Posts: 1,416
Barnacle Offline
Barnacle  Offline
"Drink One Barrel Rum,, you'll only remember the good times."

and yes,, it is available by the barrel. the gift shops have 1 ltr and 2 ltr little wooden kegs of the good stuff. refillable with a little wooden spigot.

#370126 - 03/10/10 04:51 PM Re: Looking forward to AC trip [Re: Barnacle]  
Joined: Feb 2002
Posts: 5,255
sweetjane Offline
.
sweetjane  Offline
egads & spigot LOL i like fun words! laugh

#370130 - 03/10/10 05:30 PM Re: Looking forward to AC trip [Re: sweetjane]  
Joined: Mar 2001
Posts: 10,966
klcman Offline
.
klcman  Offline
and you don't even drink!


_ _ _ _ _ _ _________________ _ _ _ _ _ _
But then what do I know, I am but a mere caveman
#370207 - 03/11/10 03:25 PM Re: Looking forward to AC trip [Re: klcman]  
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 12
Scribbler Offline
.
Scribbler  Offline
Yup, me wants one of them there 2 ltr wooden kegs of "the good stuff".

Spigot! And since sweetjane likes fun words, a question . . . how do folks on AC refer to themselves?

ACers?
Amberlanders?
Grislies?
Or dare I suggest . . . Pedrophiles?


We are here on Earth to fart around. Don't let anybody tell you any different.~ Kurt Vonnegut
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Links
Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!

Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!


Things to do

News
Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
BelizeNews.com
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Amandala
Love FM
The Reporter
Caye Caulker
Chronicles

PLUS TV
TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
SanPedroScoop
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater

Blogs
San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
Tacogirl
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Bound for Belize
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Conch Shell Inn: All rooms are right on the beach in the heart of San Pedro, so within walking distance to anything and everything!!
Lil� Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
February
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28
Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
Mini Chat
Who's Online Now
1 registered members (Volunteer), 35 guests, and 7 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums44
Topics64,660
Posts464,071
Members18,751
Most Online1,262
Jun 10th, 2007



AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0