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Where to Find the Most Spectacular Wildlife in San Ignacio Belize

Where to Find the Most Spectacular Wildlife in San Ignacio Belize

If your idea of wildlife is closing down Belize bars after consuming enough local rum to land your name in...
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Things to do in San Ignacio Belize – Check out the top tours to do in San Ignacio Cayo

Things to do in San Ignacio Belize – Check out the top tours to do in San Ignacio Cayo

A list of our 10 favorite things to do in San Ignacio Belize Belize offers something for everyone! Maya temple...
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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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The Best Mainland Tours & Activities From Caye Caulker

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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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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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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The Best Belize Resort to Stay in 2020

From the crystal clear waters of the Belize Barrier Reef to the lush interior of ancient rainforests teeming with exotic wildlife, Belize seems almost custom designed to offer travelers a "one-stop" destination with something for everyone. Whether you love relaxing on the beach, enjoy the thrill of diving and snorkeling, want to hike through deep…

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Belize: Best Country To Visit In 2020

There are a lot of great places you can choose for your next vacation, but there's something magical about Belize. Here's why we think it's the best place to visit in 2020. Enjoy Gorgeous Weather Belize enjoys warm, sunny weather most of the year. Even the green season just means you'll get a few bursts…

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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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Belize Vacations – Weather, Places to Visit, Things to Do

What are the ingredients for an unforgettable summer vacation? Going to the beach? Some swimming, perhaps also some snorkeling and some scuba diving? Eating great food? Getting outdoors and enjoying nature? Well, the good news is that Belize has all this and more. Belize enjoys a climate very similar to that in Miami, which means…

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Belize Wildlife and Nature Vacations

Belize Wildlife and Nature Vacations

  Belize is a country overloaded with amazing wildlife and tantalizing vistas. Close encounters with jaguars, tapirs (the national animal of Belize), manatees, crocodiles, numerous tropical birds, coral reefs and countless waterfalls is just a brief trip away for tourists and locals. If you were to pare the Belizean identity down to a handful of…

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The Best Place For The Perfect Belize Honeymoon

Many couples are looking for a honeymoon destination that lets them blend romance and excitement with ecologically responsible tourism. If you also want beautiful weather, stunning scenery and affordable pricing, head to San Ignacio Town in western Belize. San Ignacio is a small but bustling town that is known as the eco-tourism capital of Belize.…

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The Big Cats of Belize

Of the five native species of big cats prowling the Belizean jungle, it is the elusive and magnificent jaguar that everyone touring Belize wants to see. It is only a very lucky few who have actually seen any of these beautiful feline predators in the wild. Jaguar – - – Felis onca coati One of…

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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 perfect family-friendly adventure. Blogger Katie Arnold offers amazing advice on raising kids. One of her most eloquent posts is “How to Turn a Vacation with Kids into an Adventure.” To put her theories into practice,…

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