Money and Foreign Currency Advice for Travelers in Belize

The local currency in Belize is known as the Belize Dollar. Often abbreviated as either BZD or BZ$, the currency is permanently pegged to the US dollar at 2:1. This means that two Belizean dollars will always equal one American dollar, so you'll never need to worry about calculating exchange rates. Just like the American…

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The Best Belize Resort to Stay in 2020

From the crystal clear waters of the Belize Barrier Reef to the lush interior of ancient rainforests teeming with exotic wildlife, Belize seems almost custom designed to offer travelers a "one-stop" destination with something for everyone. Whether you love relaxing on the beach, enjoy the thrill of diving and snorkeling, want to hike through deep…

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Belize: Best Country To Visit In 2020

There are a lot of great places you can choose for your next vacation, but there's something magical about Belize. Here's why we think it's the best place to visit in 2020. Enjoy Gorgeous Weather Belize enjoys warm, sunny weather most of the year. Even the green season just means you'll get a few bursts…

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Where is Belize Located?

Where is Belize -- Location and Geography When you’re surrounded by larger countries, it’s easy to get lost in the crowd. But for Belize, the small nation tucked into Mexico's and Guatemala's embrace, being small has myriad advantages--especially since it has an overabundance of resources within its borders. Located at 17°15′ north of the Equator…

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Belize Vacations – Weather, Places to Visit, Things to Do

What are the ingredients for an unforgettable summer vacation? Going to the beach? Some swimming, perhaps also some snorkeling and some scuba diving? Eating great food? Getting outdoors and enjoying nature? Well, the good news is that Belize has all this and more. Belize enjoys a climate very similar to that in Miami, which means…

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Belize Wildlife and Nature Vacations

Belize Wildlife and Nature Vacations

  Belize is a country overloaded with amazing wildlife and tantalizing vistas. Close encounters with jaguars, tapirs (the national animal of Belize), manatees, crocodiles, numerous tropical birds, coral reefs and countless waterfalls is just a brief trip away for tourists and locals. If you were to pare the Belizean identity down to a handful of…

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15 Reasons to Visit San Ignacio Town

15 Reasons to Visit San Ignacio Town (Also known as Cayo) 1. Cayo is home to Cahal Pech Village Resort, a tourist favourite. Management launched a long-term renovation sure to leave other resorts in the dust. Upgraded standard rooms delight frequent visitors and once the resort’s thatched-roof cabanas are done, advance reservations are sure to…

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Five Tips for Your 2020 Trip to Belize

Belize is a tropical paradise all year long, and its warm breezes and lush foliage make it a popular destination for travelers escaping the winter cold. Because English is the official language, it's easy for Americans and Canadians to get around, and these five tips make it a breeze. 1. The Best Time to Travel …

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Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary

Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary

Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary Famous for being the first jaguar preserve in the world, the Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary is an enormous trackless wilderness located in southeastern Belize. Measuring more than 150 square miles (400 square km) in size, the Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary begins on the eastern slopes of the Maya Mountain and descends…

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The Best Hotel to Stay in Belize

Choosing the destination for your next vacation is easy. After scouring reviews, scrolling through photos, and assessing your budget, the only thing left to do is pack your bags. But wait - there's one more very important decision to make - where to stay? Choosing the right hotel can be difficult. There are hundreds of…

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9 Tips For Visiting Belize

With over a third of the country set aside as a park or nature preserve and hundreds of offshore islands, Belize is a land of stunning natural beauty with lots to do and see. Below are 9 handy tips for making the most of your Belize vacation: 1 - When to Visit Belize Belize has…

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Belize Best Place to Travel in January

Belize: Best Places to Travel in January

If you didn't get a chance to travel during the holidays, you're in luck. January is a wonderful time to visit Belize. Start the new year off with a great adventure in Belize. Enjoy Warm, Sunny Weather Most of the northern U.S. and Canada spend the month of January shivering in the bitter cold of…

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Escape Winter and Relax in Belize

Why stick around for gray skies, icy frost and winter blasts? Escape all that and head for the warm, sunny beaches and lush jungles of Belize. Belize is the English-speaking jewel of the Caribbean that's easy to get to and easy to enjoy. Here are 5 perfect ways to enjoy Belize this winter season: 1.…

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