Tagged by: Honduras

Golden Buoy Upcoming Event by Scuba Roatan

Date Posted: May 3, 2015
Posted in: All About Roatan

SOL Foundation

The first weekend of the 8th Annual Golden Buoy Competition fundraising was a fabulous success! Entertaining costumes, a few three-legged stumbles, and lots of cheering up and down the street in West End left everyone feeling elated. While the total amount raised has yet to be announced, I can personally vouch for the impressive crowd of three-legged ambitious drinkers so I’m sure the end result will be fantastic.

The first weekend of the 8th Annual Golden Buoy Competition fundraising was a fabulous success! Entertaining costumes, a...

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A Day in the Life on Roatan: Word Documents and Cocktails

Date Posted: April 30, 2015
Posted in: All About Roatan

Amanda Walkins

I awoke this morning to a slight breeze, which was welcome relief after the stagnant heat yesterday. The temperatures were reading 105 F and the air was stifling. Unfortunately, it’s that time of year when they burn all the cane fields (and who knows what else) on the mainland, leaving a thick haze to hover over us for days on end. It makes the sunsets brilliantly bright red, but the days are heavy. This morning’s breeze offered a small respite.

I awoke this morning to a slight breeze, which was welcome relief after the stagnant heat yesterday. The temperatures we...

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Roatan’s 8th Annual Golden Buoy Dive Shop Olympics

Date Posted: April 29, 2015
Posted in: All About Roatan

Hey, guys, guess what? There’s a fantastic event happening on the island right now that you need to know about…even if you’re not visiting until June!

The 8th Annual Golden Buoy competition has officially begun. Benefiting the SOL Foundation, the Golden Buoy is a coveted award won by a dive shop each year for raising the most money for the organization. Beginning this weekend, dive shops will be hosting various events and competitions until June, when the Golden Buoy will be awarded after the Dive Shop Olympics.

Hey, guys, guess what? There's a fantastic event happening on the island right now that you need to know about...even if...

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A Day in the Life on Roatan: Working from Anywhere

Date Posted: April 23, 2015
Posted in: All About Roatan

It’s just another day in paradise. In case you missed it last week, I’ve decided to basically give you a daily diary once a week so you see what regular life is like here on Roatan. Here was last week’s post featuring my day working from home.

It's just another day in paradise. In case you missed it last week, I've decided to basically give you a daily diary onc...

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A Day in the Life on Roatan

Date Posted: April 15, 2015
Posted in: All About Roatan

Have you ever wondered what daily life is like here in Roatan? I know you have, because I get emails and messages from you guys all the time asking about the mundane stuff: the ins and outs and all the little details. You want to know how I fill my hours and what makes this place so special.

Have you ever wondered what daily life is like here in Roatan? I know you have, because I get emails and messages from y...

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Semana Santa in Roatan

Date Posted: April 2, 2015
Posted in: All About Roatan

beachfront hotel Roatan

Semana Santa in Roatan is one of the busiest weeks in the whole year. Tourists flock to the beaches, music fills the air, and accommodation prices soar. Whether you want to join in on the fun or avoid it completely, it helps to understand what Semana Santa is like in Roatan.

Semana Santa in Roatan is one of the busiest weeks in the whole year. Tourists flock to the beaches, music fills the air...

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How to Move to Roatan: Minimizing and Getting Rid of All the Stuff

Date Posted: March 31, 2015
Posted in: All About Roatan

In case you missed the other parts in this series on How to Move to Roatan, here’s Finding Housing, Working Abroad, Families With Children, and Safety Concerns.

People contact me all the time asking for advice on how to minimize their “stuff.” When considering an international move, understanding what is important and what is simply taking up space makes the transition so much easier. Here’s the best advice I can offer you, which I originally wrote for The Huffington Post on March 13, 2015.

In case you missed the other parts in this series on How to Move to Roatan, here's Finding Housing, Working Abroad, Fami...

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