Belize Travel Blog

Belize welcomes international travelers starting August 15th, 2020

The last few months have been tough, with the global pandemic striking communities and forcing lockdowns. Many people have had...
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How To Choose Your Next Travel Destination

Where to find your next unforgettable travel destination? A couple of hours south of Houston, Texas where you can enjoy...
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Belize honeymoons: Ideas for Exploring the Rainforest, Ruins and Reef

Belize seems almost custom-tailored for romance. Just a short flight away from the United States and Canada, Belize is a...
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10 Bucket List Worthy Ways To Experience Belize

You’re doing a happy dance because travel restrictions are easing, you feel comfortable getting on a plane and you’ve heard...
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Belize: The Caribbean Jewel You Must See to Believe

  There’s a reason travelers, travel writers and just about everyone else visiting the nation has begun to call Belize the Jewel of the Caribbean. The waters of the Caribbean Sea sparkle like sapphires, the sun beats down like a precious topaz and there’s so much greenery throughout the nation, jungles appear to have been…

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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…

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Here’s Why You Should Explore Barton Creek Cave in Belize

Barton Creek Cave is a natural cave in Belize Barton Creek Cave is not only the largest river cave in Belize but also a popular tourist destination in the Cayo District. According to recent research, Barton Creek contains a wealth of information in understanding caves in Maya culture. The artifacts that were unearthed for example,…

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20 Interesting Facts About Cayo Belize

The Cayo District is one of the most naturally stunning stretches of land in all of Central America. From traditional farmland to ancient ruins to tracts of jungle, there's plenty to explore within the Cayo District. Let these 20 amazing facts serve as the inspiration for your next vacation. 1. It Hosts the Largest Mennonite…

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Top 9 Reasons to Love Belize Weather Year-Round

  Belize has some of the best weather found anywhere on the planet. Year-round warm temperatures combine with gorgeous sunny skies and cool ocean breezes at night. Winter is simply a date on the calendar as temperatures almost never drop below 70 degrees Fahrenheit and snow is unheard of except for at high mountain altitudes.…

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5 Incredible Images of Xunantunich Maya Ruins in San Ignacio Belize

Xunantunich in Maya means “Stone Woman” or “Maiden of the Rock” and is an impressive and magnificent archaeological site that is located outside San Ignacio in the Cayo District of Belize. About Xunantunich Maya Ruins The ruins of Xunantunich (the “Xu” is pronounced like “shoe”) is one of Belize’s most popular Maya sites. Located about…

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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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13 Reasons That Will Urge You To Vacation in Belize

Vacation in Belize in 2019/2020 Here’s Why Belize Deserves To Be On Top Of Your Travel Bucket List One of the world’s top travel destinations, Belize offers captivating and spectacular attractions and a potpourri of fun filled activities and adventure. Here are 13 reasons why you will want to spend your vacation in Belize this…

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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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The Languages of Belize

Belize has a small population of approximately 360,000 people, but the country is a true melting pot of different cultures, heritages, and languages. Here are the different languages spoken in Belize: English Belize was the only British colony in the region, and today, the official language in the country remains English. All laws, signs, and…

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