From the velvety waters to the courteous officials, the transition from the shores of Belize to those of Guatemala encapsulate the character of this nation.
A 'flexetarian' restaurant, for the health and eco-conscious, The Driftwood Cafe serves comfortably exotic food made with locally sourced ingredients, surrounded by cultural images of Belize.
Whether fresh from Spanish-speaking Guatemala or saying farewell to this Central American anomaly, it is hard to mistake the quintessential Belizean vibe of Punta Gorda. Its proximity to Guatemala and Honduras, has left a strong imprint on the resident population and allows a gentle transition across the border.
A quiet backpacker haunt, where you can happily while away a few hours whilst waiting for your boat to Guatemala.