Belize Travel Blog

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...
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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...
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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...
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Everything You Wanted to Know about Belize’s Rainbow of Cultures

If you travel frequently, you know that many nations claim to be melting pots, citing a mix of languages, arts,...
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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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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 enjoy outdoor adventures. If you are coming to Belize, here are two activities that you simply can't miss: Cave Tubing Perhaps no activity in Belize is as iconic as cave tubing. Belize is home to…

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5 Fun Things to Do in Belize this Summer 2020

Summertime is one of the best times to visit Belize, with beautiful weather, balmy evenings, endless activities and tours to partake in, and fewer crowds to deal with. Below are 5 fun things to do in Belize in the summer: Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave - You won't feel the heat when you explore the watery…

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