Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >
Topic Options
#94397 - 12/11/04 06:23 AM What goes in what comes out....
enemeane Offline
How much beer, wine, liquor, food can come through customs (from US.)
Traveling funds - Trav checks or cash? What is a no no to take out? Conch,coral, gems... Sure I wont have to worry about the first by the time I get to gems butt.... I Had to Ask.

Top
#94398 - 12/11/04 07:33 PM Re: What goes in what comes out....
TXTraveler Offline
Each person in our group. (6 people) brought 1 liter of liquor from the US which I beleive is the legal limit to bring in. We also brought a full case of wine & were never questioned.
Had a nice bar setup back at the pad smile

Top
#94399 - 12/11/04 08:17 PM Re: What goes in what comes out....
sassnfun Offline
Hey Tex did you fly or drive?

Top
#94400 - 12/13/04 01:41 AM Re: What goes in what comes out....
egcntrk Offline
enemeane, had no problem with jewelry pieces going thru customs. The conch shells gave more than a few moments of panic. We were asked if we had a receipt. Of course not! Recommend you get one, just in case. BZ customs let them go out but don't know what US customs would have done if they'd searched the baggage.

About loose gemstones, a local advised me not to purchase loose stones from the park vendors unless you are very knowledable and have your own loop. Anyone else, have input about this? Who does and doesn't have good stuff at the park.

Top
#94401 - 12/13/04 03:23 AM Re: What goes in what comes out....
NYgal Offline
We had several conch shells. He asked "sovenirs?" I replied as I smiled "yes" as he kept looking.
No problems smile

Gems... I don't know.

Top
#94402 - 12/14/04 04:57 PM Re: What goes in what comes out....
MALIBU Offline
I have 6 conch shells that I brought home from AC in 1994 that sit in my living room. It is a sad reminder to me everyday when I look at them that I was too stupid to realize I was robbing Belize when I took them.

Top
#94403 - 12/14/04 10:44 PM Re: What goes in what comes out....
klcman Offline
take 'em back then confused
_________________________
_ _ _ _ _ _ _________________ _ _ _ _ _ _
But then what do I know, I am but a mere caveman

Top
#94404 - 12/14/04 10:51 PM Re: What goes in what comes out....
govikes Offline
yeah. take 'em back. 1 suitcase of conch shells on its way back to paradise. you could give them to Paisano to sell. :rolleyes:

Top
#94405 - 12/15/04 12:14 AM Re: What goes in what comes out....
egcntrk Offline
Thought I'd contributed to the local economy. eek Tulu would be awfully offended if I lugged 'em back down there.

My shell brings me beautiful memories of paradise and new friends.

Top
#94406 - 12/15/04 03:07 PM Re: What goes in what comes out....
MALIBU Offline
Maybe I will, maybe I will

Top
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >

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
2 registered (dabunk, IGAmel), 35 Guests and 5 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
18,674 Registered Members
44 Forums
64,056 Topics
462,294 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.