After my birthday (which seems like ages ago now) and while Mandy was still in town (which was over two weeks ago lol) Mandy finally got to go skydiving! Rocky has been trying to get her to jump since he first got into the sport- over a decade ago, but she has resisted up until … Continue reading Mandy Ventures
The other day Skydive Belize (the other skydiving company on the island) paid us a visit. Both companies wanted to have each of their instructors and Skydive Belize's pilot go on fun jumps (they jump their own parachute without a tandem student attached to them), so Skydive Belize crossed the runway and climbed aboard Skydive … Continue reading It’s a Company Thing
Last week Skydive San Pedro moved location for a day to visit the 2017 Fly In presented by Flight Enthusiasts. This is the first year of the fly in which was held on a private airstrip in Spanish Lookout (a Mennonite community on Belize's mainland). Rocky flew the Cessna with all the gear on board … Continue reading Spanish Lookout
It's been a little over three months since Rocky and I moved to San Pedro and Skydive San Pedro opened. A lot has happened in that time and the company has grown and begun to really blossom. It has been so much fun for me to get an inside view and document the company's growth. … Continue reading Skydive San Pedro
It's weird, days seem to go by so quickly here even though I'm not working. My days usually consist of writing in my journal, reading, laying out in the sun, browsing the interwebs, helping take the airplane in and out of the hangar, and sometimes a little swimming. It's awesome just being able to relax … Continue reading Island Days
Well this week has been very exciting! Frank - Rocky's boss- finally made it back down here and brought my new backpack with him. I'm so excited because all I had before was a shitty backpack that I got from Target a long time ago and it was totally coming apart and super uncomfortable! I … Continue reading This Week In San Pedro: Skydiving!… and Other Shenanigans!
Our new year was awesome!!!! We got to go out on a catamaran and watch the fire works from the ocean! Unfortunately I didn't bring my camera and so I can't share it at all 😦 The first week of 2017 has been awesome for the drop zone! They have had multiple 4 load days … Continue reading A New Year
So we have been in San Pedro for over a month now! I know I've said it before but my how time flies!! It definitely doesn't feel like we have been here for over a month already! I feel like I'm finally figuring out the little quirks of the town, like where the cheap and … Continue reading Island Life