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Belize Caves: Mysteries of the Underworld

Photo by Belize Tourism Board Thousands of caves can be found throughout Belize that range from easy walks to challenging hikes. To the Maya, caves were used to perform spiritual rituals like sacrificing to their Gods and bloodletting. The Maya also believed that caves were home of the gods and an entrance to the ever […]

Traveling to Belize? Make Cayo your Destination

Traveling to the Caribbean in 2016? Make San Ignacio Belize your Destination Not every travel destination is so beloved and popular it is given a nickname that sticks, but San Ignacio Belize meets that criteria, so it’s known affectionately as simply “Cayo.” With a name this short, you might think there’s nothing to do here, […]

8 Super-Fun, Family-Friendly Tours to do in Belize

Although Belize is well-known as an exciting adventure destination and a spectacularly beautiful place for destination weddings and honeymoons, this friendly little country on the Caribbean is also an ideal spot for a family vacation. There are plenty of family-friendly things to do and see in Belize, making it one of the top destinations for […]

The 7 Most Beautiful Birds of Belize

The Audubon Society has a very active presence in Belize, and more than 590 different avian species have been recorded in the country. Approximately 20% of the birds in Belize are migratory species that overwinter in the country before returning to North America. The Audobon Society has delineated seven Important Bird Areas (IBAs) in the […]

Belize’s Best Beaches

With a long Caribbean coastline and hundreds of offshore islands, it’s no surprise that Belize has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. A mecca for scuba diving, snorkeling, fishing, and water sports, Belize draws in visitors from around the planet thanks to its beautiful beaches of sugar white sand and incredible vistas […]

9 Awesome Reasons to Book a vacation to Belize in 2018

Located in Central America on the western shores of the Caribbean Sea, Belize is a great escape destination for families, honeymooners, and adventure travelers. Here are 9 awesome reasons why you should book your 2018 vacation in Belize: 1 – A Land Without Winter When cold winds and snow blow across North America, Belize remains […]

The Big Cats of Belize

Of the five native species of big cats prowling the Belizean jungle, it is the elusive and magnificent jaguar that everyone touring Belize wants to see. It is only a very lucky few who have actually seen any of these beautiful feline predators in the wild. Jaguar – – – Felis onca coati One of […]

Ten Things You Didn’t Know About the Blue Hole of Belize

Ten Things You Didn’t Know About the Blue Hole of Belize The great blue hole remains one of the top attractions in Belize. It is not only a world class destination for diving but also a rich habitat for a variety of marine life like nurse sharks, reef sharks, black tip sharks and even giant […]

Travel in Belize: The Top 30 Things to See & Do

Top Things to See & Do In Belize Although Belize is a small country, it is packed full of exciting adventure destinations. Visitors can swim across a pool to enter the ATM Cave where ancient Maya priests once performed human sacrifices, explore the ruins of Cahal Pech, once home to an elite royal Maya family […]

How Safe Is Belize?

Travel advice and advisories for Belize While no country can ever guarantee you that nothing will go wrong, Belize is generally a very safe country for visitors. The country is very rural in aspect, and even the largest municipality (Belize City) has only 70,000 inhabitants. If you’re considering visiting Belize, here’s everything you need to […]