Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Jellyfish #335476
05/01/09 12:24 PM
05/01/09 12:24 PM
Joined: Feb 2009
Posts: 24
M
mik Offline OP
.
mik  Offline OP
M
We'll be in SP tomorrow, just last night my granddaughter was asking if jellyfish were a problem. She is very afraid of them. I told her it should not be a problem, then right now i see on the ambergis blog pictures with hundreds of jellyfish in ambergris. is this a temporary thing or something that could last awhile. Thank you. Mik

Re: Jellyfish [Re: mik] #335489
05/01/09 01:14 PM
05/01/09 01:14 PM
Joined: Apr 2009
Posts: 4
WA state
jami Offline
.
jami  Offline
Heh, I see this too. Well, I am curious to what species the smaller ones are in the picture, and how bad are the stings? Like "ouch that tingles", "omg that burns" or "I need medical attention" bad? Anyone know? I remember walking in the rough surf in Florida not being able to see anything in the water, yet feeling little "tingly stings", it was from Jellyfish broken up in the surf, the little pieces still can tingle your skin. Wasn't anything bad though. Is this a migration issue? Mating? Just curious. Isn't going to stop us from coming.

Re: Jellyfish [Re: jami] #335630
05/02/09 08:32 AM
05/02/09 08:32 AM
Joined: Apr 2005
Posts: 1,436
Caye Caulker
C
Cooper Offline
.
Cooper  Offline
C
We have these tiny tiny larve of the thimble jelly fish, the adult looks like a pulsating cherrio, no streamers, adults harmless babies get into your bathing suit and once trapped produce welts that itch and swell up for a long time. These little guys are seasonal only a few months, and you can easily protect yourself by applying baby oil or suntan oil under your bathing suit....


LONELY PLANET SAYS TOURIST LOVE OUR ART. BEST PRICES ON ART.

Links
Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!
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!
Maruba Beach Klub and Spa is the premiere Secret Beach spa and restaurant located on the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean Sea at the center of Secret Beach, Belize
First Class Accommodations for the Budget Traveler
First Class Accommodations for the Budget Traveler

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
ReefTV
Love FM
The Reporter
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
San Pedro Fun Finder
Paradise Guy Event Calendar
Cayo Event Calendar

Blogs
San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
Tacogirl
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Belize Happy Adventures
Conch Creative
Caribbean Culture & Lifestyle
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
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.
Click for Ian Anderson's Caves Branch, Welcome to a World of Adventure
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.
November
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
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!
ShoutChat Box
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 356 guests, and 0 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums44
Topics72,783
Posts484,630
Members19,738
Most Online2,982
Jan 29th, 2019



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 7.7.1