Children of Belize in pictures

A rainstorm raged outside. These twins and I found shelter in a vacant shop.

Pablo, son of the shiphand, is teaching Karin hand games as we sail back from snorkeling at Hol Chan Marine Reserve


A local girl comes to join us for breakfast on the swing chairs.


A girl stands high up in a mangrove tree, looking down on the wharf where her brothers are running races and performing feats of muscle strength.


Muscle competition


Muscle competition degenerates into muscle fight


Exhausted in the heat of the day.


Three teenagers stand on the collapsed wharf at The Split.


Playing at dusk


Playing at dusk #2


Boy and chicken


About maximumbrooks

Christine is currently based in Wellington, New Zealand. She improvises regularly at venues around town and dabbles in other things that interest her. She likes mango sorbet, monkeys and, apparently, throwing caution to the wind.
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One Response to Children of Belize in pictures

  1. Cute kids! Lovely pictures! And it looks WARM …. if you like the cold you’ll be cursing being out of Wellington at the moment Christine!

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