Belize Travel Blog

Top Things to Do in San Ignacio + Insider Tips

Most visitors to Belize head directly to the beaches of Ambergris Caye or Placencia, but San Ignacio is rapidly becoming...
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The Best Mainland Tours & Activities From Caye Caulker

Best Mainland Tours From Caye Caulker Heading to Belize to enjoy some time on the reef? If so, you're not...
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The Top 10 Things to Do in Belize

Travel in Belize: Top 10 Things to Do The Famous Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave in Belize What are the best...
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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...
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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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10 Bucket List Worthy Ways To Experience Belize

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 that Cahal Pech Village Resort in Belize has re-opened under updated health and safety protocols. Now, what will you see when you come down? Maximize your time at Cahal Pech by putting these 10 bucket-worthy…

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13 Reasons That Will Urge You To Vacation in Belize

Vacation in Belize in 2021 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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Why a Belize Honeymoon Rocks!

Lovely boutique resorts surrounded by nature? Check. Gorgeous tropical islands complete with palm trees and hammocks? Check. Delicious food and amazing cocktails? Check. Thrilling activities like snorkeling and scuba diving? Check. Gorgeous pristine rainforests bursting with colorful birds and exotic wildlife? Check. No matter what your idea of a perfect honeymoon, there's no doubt that…

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How to Make Belizean Garnache

Garnache is a popular appetizer in Belize that is composed of fried corn tortilla topped with refriend beans, shredded cabbage, carrots, cheese, vinegar and salt.   Making Garnache is not as difficult as you think. In this blog post, we will share the step by step instructions on how you go about making Garnache. Here…

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How To Do A Belize Adventure Vacation Off The Beaten Path

Vacationing in Belize Off The Beaten Path

As a tropical vacation destination, Belize is well-known for its pristine white-sand beaches, warm Caribbean water, and friendly people. Most visitors to Belize make their way to the more popular locations such as Ambergris Caye, Placencia or Caye Caulker. While these places offer plenty of activities, great food, and a large variety of accommodations, they…

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The Belize Zoo: Best Little Zoo in the World!

Far more than a holding pen for visitors to gawk at strange and exotic animals, the Belize Zoo and Education Center is more than 29 acres of natural setting where all of the residents are considered members of the family by the zookeepers. Designed with a focus for rescuing abandoned, mistreated and orphaned animals, the…

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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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Best Time to Visit Belize

When is the best time to visit Belize? The best time to visit Belize may depend on what you want to do. Best Time To Visit Belize Guide We won’t ask your age, but if you remember a time when folks took vacations only between June and August, you’re probably not a Millennial. Contemporary life…

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