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The Family Trip to Belize That Can Change Your Child’s Life

The Family Trip to Belize That Can Change Your Child’s Life

  Nothing impacts a child’s life more than international travel and you don’t have to travel far to find the...
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San Ignacio Town: Belize’s Most Fascinating (and Affordable) 2020 Vacation Destination

San Ignacio Town: Belize’s Most Fascinating (and Affordable) 2020 Vacation Destination

  Are Ambergris Caye, Placencia and Caye Caulker too expensive for your travel budget? San Ignacio Town is the destination...
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Cave Tubing & Zip Lining – Two Popular Belize Adventures

Cave Tubing & Zip Lining – Two Popular Belize Adventures

With an impressively wild natural landscape teeming with exotic wildlife and gorgeous flowering plants, Belize is a fantastic place to...
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Money and Foreign Currency Advice for Travelers in Belize

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...
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San Ignacio Market Tour

One of the top attractions in Belize is the lovely open-air market in San Ignacio Town. Situated right on the banks of the Macal River, the market is a place where artisans, farmers, and craftsmen come from all over the country to sell their goods and trade gossip. Saturday is the most popular time to…

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Must See Mayan Ruins in San Ignacio Belize

5 Must-See Mayan Ruins In San Ignacio Belize

Situated in western Belize, San Ignacio is a popular vacation destination that offers visitors much to explore and enjoy. From its pristine rivers, cascading waterfalls and incredible exotic wildlife to its ancient Mayan ruins and ceremonial caves, you will find that there is something for everyone to enjoy in this area. One of the most…

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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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Must-Have Experiences in San Ignacio Belize

San Ignacio Belize Tours San Ignacio is the second-largest town in Belize and the gateway to some of the most beautiful and fascinating areas of the country. San Ignacio, along with its twin town Santa Elena, has lots to offer for visitors. If you're visiting San Ignacio, here are some must-have experiences: Discover the Cave…

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El Pilar, a Great Maya Site to Visit in Belize

The ancient Maya ruins of El Pilar are some of the most magnificent in the country. Spread out across 120 acres (48 hectares), El Pilar lies just east of the border with Guatemala, situated some seven miles (12 km) north of San Ignacio. The original name of El Pilar is unknown and the current name…

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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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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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Traveling to Belize? Make Cayo your Destination

Traveling to the Caribbean in 2019? 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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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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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…

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