Belize Travel

5 Things To Know Before Heading To Belize in 2022

Beautiful weather, gorgeous scenery, and friendly people all make Belize one of the best places to visit in 2022, but that doesn't mean that you should come completely unprepared. Easy access to the country for most travelers means that you don't have to plan too much ahead of time, but there are a few things…

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What To Pack For A Trip To San Ignacio Belize

The sunny Caribbean beaches and islands of Belize's east coast may be the most well-known destinations in Belize, but the Cayo District along Belize's western frontiers is the perfect place for adventurous travelers looking to break away from throngs of tourists. San Ignacio Town is commonly used as a base camp for visitors to the…

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Christmas in Belize

Christmas and New Years in Belize: A Festive Time

Tired of the chill holiday weather? It turns out that a solution could be just a few hours away. Belize is the second smallest country in the Caribbean, but its relatively small square mileage is counterbalanced by the dense jungle, ruins, and caves that constitute the interior and the coastal access to the Caribbean Sea.…

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Make Your Anniversary Memorable In San Ignacio Belize

Whether you're celebrating your second anniversary or your 30th, the commemoration of your loving bond deserves to be special. But having the anniversary you've both dreamed of doesn't have to require you to take out a mortgage. San Ignacio Town sits right at the entrance to the Cayo District — and this region of unspoiled…

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Belize’s National Bird – The Keel- Billed Toucan

The Keel-billed Toucan, known as the "bill bird"locally, is the national bird of Belize. The most obvious characteristic of the toucan is the huge yellow, orange, red, green and black bill. The toucan's bill is amazingly dextrous and allows the bird to feed on a variety of tropical forest fruits. The Keel-billed toucans are a…

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Why Belize Is A Great Place To Retire

By Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher Mayan ruins, spectacular waterfalls, lush rainforests, exotic wildlife, miles of unspoiled coastline, and the Western Hemisphere's longest barrier reef -- a paradise for diving, snorkeling and fishing. Belize is a Caribbean playground that is truly blessed by time, nature and culture. See: Belize Vacation Packages For many people, Belize…

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Five Top Places in Belize Where Expats are Moving

There are a lot of reasons you might want to be in Belize right now… For a tiny little country (only about the size of Massachusetts), it has much to offer, especially when it comes to scenery. Turquoise waters and white, silky sand beaches… Fertile farmland… Rolling hillsides dotted with pine forests… Amazing Maya ruins……

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9 Interesting Things about San Ignacio Belize

“Together with neighboring Santa Elena, on the east bank of the river, San Ignacio forms the chief population center of Cayo District. Staying here is generally the more economical option for travel in Cayo; furthermore, there is no shortage of tour operators who are willing to show you the attractions and activities in the surrounding…

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Vacation in Belize This Summer or Fall

Yes, You Can Afford to Vacation in Belize This Summer or Fall

You’re aching for a vacation, but your bank balance reads: “Maybe next year.” Did you know that you can afford a holiday that’s exotic and close? Make this the season you discover Belize! If you’re a frequent traveler, you know that seasonal rates can mean the difference between a nice vacation and a lavish one.…

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Traveling to Belize? Make Cayo your Destination

Traveling to the Caribbean in 2021/2022? 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,…

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13 Things You Will Only Find in Belize

#1 The ATM Cave which offers the most thrilling caving experiences in the world #2 The Best Fry Jacks on the planet #3 The most Stunning Blue Hole on earth #4 The best Garifuna Music #5 The best rice and beans #6 The most magnificent Maya Ruins #7 The most amazing cave tubing #8 The…

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Top 5 Things to See & Do in San Ignacio Cayo

A list of our 5 favorite things to see and do in San Ignacio Belize Ask any traveler who visits western Belize what are the five most popular tours in the area and they will say The ATM Cave, Cahal Pech Maya Ruins, Xunantunich, the Mountain Pine Ridge and Barton Creek Cave. These five tours…

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