Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Transportation importation question. #85742
05/04/04 03:14 PM
05/04/04 03:14 PM
Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 67
Ellenton,FL 34222
B
BiggieFL Offline OP
 
BiggieFL  Offline OP
B
Staying at Corona Del Mar. I have read that you really don't need a golf cart for more than a day to explore, especialy being they aint cheap. I have one of those electric scooter jobs I bought off E-bay. It is only for 1 person and goes like 14mph so not big or heavy. Can I bring this to SP or will I have a customs nightmare? Are the roads hard or soft sand, etc. This thing does NOT handle much more than packed dirt and paved roads. Being it will fit in a suitcase(it folds) I was thinking it might be cool....then I started thinking it might be 20lbs of crap to lug around the airport. On my honeymoon I had a great idea to cart a wakeboard to the grenadines being I had free waterskiing...what a HUGE mistake and a royal PITA.

Re: Transportation importation question. #85743
05/04/04 03:28 PM
05/04/04 03:28 PM
Joined: Nov 2000
Posts: 1,041
San Pedro, Belize
G
govikes Offline
.
govikes  Offline
G
I wouldn't bother! Some of the roads are pretty soft sand, and if it has rained...I don't know about the customs part of it, but unless you're going to be there for a LONG time, I'd say it isn't worth hauling it down. It's really more fun to do the golfcart thing; and also rent a bike and go exploring like that!

Re: Transportation importation question. #85744
05/04/04 08:06 PM
05/04/04 08:06 PM

A
Anonymous
Unregistered
Anonymous
A
Biggie,
There was someone who was trying to sell those on the island. They weren't allowed to, based on their having a motor, even a battery powered motor.
So, chances are, you might get it on the island, then get stopped and fined or whatever the penalty is for not having a permit.
Have a great trip!
Vicki

Re: Transportation importation question. #85745
05/08/04 10:03 AM
05/08/04 10:03 AM
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 23
TExas
D
diamonddawn Offline
.
diamonddawn  Offline
D
Ditto on the bike. We had a group of 8 who rented bikes ($5 a day) for the week. It was a great way to explore the island and you go get to enjoy the sights and sounds as you ride by. We stayed north of the cut just north of Sweet Basil and rode as far south as Banyon Bay (took about 30 minutes). We had great weather (no puddles) and the ocean breeze keeps the ride pleasant.

Re: Transportation importation question. #85746
05/11/04 09:47 AM
05/11/04 09:47 AM
Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 67
Ellenton,FL 34222
B
BiggieFL Offline OP
 
BiggieFL  Offline OP
B
Thanks!


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
Specials & Events
Calendar
SPTB Calendar of Events

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
To Get Your Questions Answered

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
SanPedroScoop
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 handle all aspects of the purchase of your Real Estate in Belize. From in depth property searches to your final closing.
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.
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
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 (), 89 guests, and 0 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums44
Topics78,354
Posts498,361
Members20,267
Most Online7,413
Nov 7th, 2021



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