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[29 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]
Nature Quest Sweepstakes – Essay#20

Move over, Indiana Jones! I’m going to the Lodge at Chaa Creek for the most exciting vacation of my life. Located on a private 365 acre nature reserve on the banks of the Macal River in the foothills of the Maya Mountains, the on-site experiences alone sound fantastic!.
Where to start?  Probably the Natural History Centre to understand Belize’s history, civilizations,  culture, animals and plants. Important to appreciate this unique, unspoiled country. Then an early morning bird walk, followed by visiting the …

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[18 Sep 2009 | One Comment | ]
Nature Quest Sweepstakes – Essay#11

Oh to be able to go back in time and live a simpler life! In June, our daughter turned 8. We bought her Laura Ingalls’ Little House of the Prairie book series. She read these over the summer and loved them! This vacation would reinforce our belief and conviction that life can and should be simpler.
 
The beauty of Belize, both the land and the people, is intoxicating! It is our desire to instill in our daughter and others the love …

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[16 Sep 2009 | One Comment | ]
Nature Quest Sweepstakes – Essay#9

I would love to visit the Lodge at Chaa Creek in Belize’s tropical rainforest.  Based upon the images and descriptions on the website, the resort seems to be the perfect combination of respite and excitement-with opportunities to rest and relax, while learning about the surrounding ecosystem and culture.  
I live with my wonderful partner/boyfriend in Vermont.  We are both environmental professionals who care deeply about the natural world.  He has dedicated his law career-two decades so far-to protecting the environment and …