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The Iconic Hawksworth Bridge in San Ignacio, Cayo

Hawksworth Bridge Today’s photo of the day is the Iconic Hawksworth Bridge in San Ignacio Townwhich is a one lane suspension bridge built in 1949. The bridge was imported from Middlesbrough, England and it crosses the pristine Macal River linking San Ignacio to its sister-town Santa Elena. The Hawksworth Bridge is currently the only drivable […]

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, […]

13 Reasons to Visit San Ignacio

Because of Xunantunich Maya Temples Xunantunich is one of many Maya Ruins that can be explored from San Ignacio Town. The ruin first opened to visitors in 1950 and since then, extensive archeological work has been carried out at the site providing a wealth of historical information about the Mayas. The site was a major […]

10 Beautiful Photos of San Ignacio Town

Together with neighboring Santa Elena, on the east bank of the river, San Ignacio forms the chief population center of Cayo District. In this post, we bring to you 10 beautiful photos of San Ignacio Town:   A gorgeous view of San Ignacio Town from above the ancient hills of Cahal Pech Maya Ruins The […]

Belize Photo of the day: Green Iguana

  Today’s photo of the day is of the Iguana. The Iguana is a herbivore lizard that is not only native to Belize but also Mexico, Central America, and several islands in Polynesia such as Fiji, Tonga and the Caribbean. Iguanas are among the largest lizards in the Americas, averaging around 6.5 feet (2 meters) […]