Social Scene

- 07-13-2015 -

Marissa Kayleen Gonzalez Celebrates Quinceaños

Marissa Kayleen Gonzalez Quinceaños

Carlos Gonzalez and Alba White presented to the San Pedro society their beautiful daughter Marissa Kayleen Gonzalez on Saturday, July 4, 2015, as she turned 15 years old. A special mass celebration of her Quinceaños was held at the San Pedro Roman Catholic Church and a 'Sweet 15' party followed with friends and family. Kayleen's Godparents were Mr. Dennis & Mrs. Monica Alfaro. Happy Birthday Marissa Kayleen! Click Here for More Social Scene Pictures on Ambergris Today Online

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25 Years Ago

- 07-29-2015 -

Overview Of Historic San Pedro Village in 1950’s

Overview Of Historic San Pedro Village in 1950’s

By Angel NuñezThis aerial shot of the village of San Pedro came about one hundred years after the Mestizo Indians first settled in village in 1948.  This is about 1955 when the village men were doing subsistence fishing and before the founding of the fishing cooperative.  My comments will take you through some of the main houses and names of the village at the time. House No. 1   This was the vacation property of Lucilo Ayuso, a businessman from Belize City, His son, Libby...

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Flashbacks

- 07-29-2015 -

San Pedro Holiday Hotel’s 25th Anniversary

San Pedro Holiday Hotel’s 25ft Anniversary

This month Hotel, the pioneer hotel in tourism in San Pedro celebrated its Golden Anniversary. Fifty years ago this wonderful person, this amazing San Pedrana, passionate woman, and awesome entrepreneur, Celi Nuñez McCorkle, opened up the doors for the commencement of tourism in San Pedro and Belize. The seeds she sowed are still reaping benefits in the millions for thousands of people in this community.  Talk about a prominent and iconic personality- it’s Celi McCorkle. This week in...

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Restaurant Review

- 03-31-2014 -

Caramba Restaurant Keeps Things Fresh and New

Caramba Restaurant Keeps Things Fresh & New

Have you noticed that when people are impressed with something they go, “Holly Molly”?  Well, in San Pedro people go, “Caramba”! Every year around August, Caramba Restaurant closes for about two weeks during the slow season and takes advantage of the time off. But the time off could hardly be considered “time off” because when the restaurant reopens there is always something new about the place, be it the food, the bar or the dining area; Caramba is always evolving. That ‘something new’ I...

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Room Service

- 09-13-2013 -

Luxury and Hospitality at its Best - San Ignacio Resort Hotel

Luxury and Hospitality at its Best - San Ignacio Resort Hotel

Nestled in the heart of the Cayo District you will find one of Belize’s oldest and finest premier resort, The San Ignacio Resort Hotel. This resort boasts first class amenities and accommodations for locals and international visitors seeking to relax or explore our beautiful Belize. Upon our arrival at the hotel we were greeted with the warmest of smiles from of one the friendliest front desk receptionist, Amaris Wakefield; she immediately made us feel at home. Amaris quickly delivered us a...

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What's Cooking Belize

- 04-29-2015 -

Salpicon The Other Belizean Ceviche!

Salpicon The Other Belizean Ceviche!

A great reunion begins with good family members or friends.  And a perfect reunion or social gathering must have a delicious “boca” appetizer.  This is what this succulent pork smoked salpicon is all about. Ingredients1 Large Tomato1 Large Onion1 Large LimeCilantro1 Strip of Pork Shoulder Steak SeasoningsSaltBlack PepperPepper Sauce or Habaneros Directions Step 1Prepare the pork shoulder to your taste - This recipe is brought to you by Pou's Ceviche Bar and Seafood Restaurant in...

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