Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Topic Options
#486617 - 02/24/14 10:52 AM Loved the Ceremonies!
Diane Campbell Offline
On a positive note I'd like to share my delight at the remarkable closing ceremonies in Sochi. Please, no comments on where money could be better spent, or politics or personalities ....... from a performance art standpoint I think they hit this ball out of the park. Beautiful, sensitive, humourous -- for once I was very glad to have a television !! If you did not get a chance to see the ceremonies, I suggest you try to find the long version somewhere and settle in for a sense of wonder and a few goose-bumps.

Top
#486624 - 02/24/14 01:24 PM Re: Loved the Ceremonies! [Re: Diane Campbell]
reaper Offline
The Russians did a fantastic job of hosting the games. Too bad our men's hockey team fell apart! Great closing ceremonies.

Top
#486629 - 02/24/14 05:02 PM Re: Loved the Ceremonies! [Re: Diane Campbell]
Diane Campbell Offline
bump - more fun than the crappers

Top
#486631 - 02/24/14 07:02 PM Re: Loved the Ceremonies! [Re: Diane Campbell]
reaper Offline
What was your favorite event Diane? Of course I watched all of the hockey, at 4 am each day!

Those kids on the skis and snowboards amaze me! So talented!

Top
#486638 - 02/24/14 08:30 PM Re: Loved the Ceremonies! [Re: Diane Campbell]
Katie Valk Offline
Always wonderful to celebrate the best and most determined amongst us. I was 'fortunate' to develop pneumonia during the games and watched many more events by default than would have otherwise.
_________________________
Belize based travel specialist
www.belize-trips.com
info@belize-trips.com

Top
#486646 - 02/24/14 09:20 PM Re: Loved the Ceremonies! [Re: Diane Campbell]
Diane Campbell Offline
My favorite event was ski slopestyle.
I could not believe my eyes --- !!
Second favorite was the individual freestyle skating towards the very end.
Sorry to admit I did not see any of the hockey, but I bet it was cool. There were some VERY happy Canadians running up and down Front Street yesterday right after they took the gold.

Third favorite was the fashion commentating by Johnny & ?.
Hilarious. BTW - he was also featured in "Say Yes to The Dress" (my no longer secret guilty pleasure) and he WORE a wedding dress - he was the brides best friend and was getting impatient with her dithering. He did look good in white and bling.


Top
#486718 - 02/25/14 03:32 PM Re: Loved the Ceremonies! [Re: Diane Campbell]
reaper Offline
The ski slopestyle kids blew me away also.
I want to ride one of those skeleton sleds at 80 mph. So cool!

Top
#486726 - 02/25/14 04:41 PM Re: Loved the Ceremonies! [Re: Diane Campbell]
Diane Campbell Offline
I think they named those skeleton sleds correctly - one mistake and you're a gonner.

Top

Links
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!!
Lilí 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.
Mini Chat

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!
December
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 29 30 31
Who's Online
1 registered (1 invisible), 34 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
18,670 Registered Members
44 Forums
64,006 Topics
462,169 Posts

Most users ever online: 1,262 @ 06/10/07 07:16 PM




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 SanPedroDaily.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.