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Staying with Mayan Family #12983
06/27/00 04:18 PM
06/27/00 04:18 PM
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Sandshaker Offline OP
Sandshaker  Offline OP
This question is for Lan, Marty or anyone else that may know.
I have a friend that wants to visit around December and he wants to be in the rainforest. Isn't there a program or deal in the Toledo district where you can spend some time with a Mayan family and learn how they live? I know I read about it in a guide book once....just can't remember the name. Can someone help jog my memory?


Re: Staying with Mayan Family #12984
06/27/00 04:52 PM
06/27/00 04:52 PM
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John Greene Offline
John Greene  Offline
Tammy - Check out the link below. Guesthouse Program


Re: Staying with Mayan Family #12985
06/27/00 05:33 PM
06/27/00 05:33 PM
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Sandshaker Offline OP
Sandshaker  Offline OP
WOW....John Greene......I know you! I've got a link to you on my website.....LOL How are you? Are you in Belize now? You usually stay in the Southern areas right?
Thanks for the link.....I've been looking everywhere for that site!


Re: Staying with Mayan Family #12986
06/28/00 09:21 AM
06/28/00 09:21 AM
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Asheville, NC USA
Lan Sluder/Belize First Offline
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There are two or three different programs. Probably the best organized one is the Toledo Ecotourism Association, which arranges stays in one of 10 participating Maya villages. You stay in a basic but clean guest house, usually with an outhouse and without electricity, then visit Maya homes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Tel. 011-501-72-2680. It's easy to arrange one of these stays after you arrive in Punta Gorda.

--Lan Sluder

Lan Sluder/Belize First
Re: Staying with Mayan Family #12987
06/28/00 10:33 AM
06/28/00 10:33 AM
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oregon, spr
Marty Offline

Marty  Offline
haven't heard of it myself...

Re: Staying with Mayan Family #12988
06/28/00 01:11 PM
06/28/00 01:11 PM
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Chloe Offline
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Thanks for these links and info. I am printing them and stock piling info., for my return trip.

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