Adventures in Belize Blog
Originally a regional celebration of Maya culture in 1992, the International Costa Maya Festival has become the biggest cultural event of the year in Belize.
If you’re all about travel trends, you probably know that Costa Rica is ancient history. The country continues to invest millions to lure tourists to their shores, but like the Wizard hiding behind the Oz spectacle, things aren’t as rosy as they seem. You crave tropical Caribbean splendor that outshines, out-enchants and out-does anything Costa Rica has to offer—and at prices that are downright affordable. Sound too good to be true? Learn why thousands of travelers opt for Belize these days.
MSNBC’s Lifestyle section recently focused on all of the amazing wonders of Belize, referencing the country’s astonishing diversity of attractions, including gorgeous offshore islands, rainforests teeming with wildlife, and more ancient Maya temples, caves, and palaces than anywhere else on Earth. Described by MSNBC as little oases of “paradise,” islands such as Caye Caulker and Ambergris
With more than 200 miles of beaches and an unspoiled interior teeming with colorful birds and exotic wildlife, Belize is rapidly becoming a popular family vacation destination. Throw in year-round sunny weather, an English-speaking populace, and some of the tastiest and freshest food found anywhere in the Caribbean, and it’s easy to see why Belize is such a popular place to families
Tucked just underneath Mexico’s legendary Yucatan Peninsula, the small nation of Belize is home to more ancient Maya temples, palaces, pyramids, and sacred caves than anywhere else in Central America. These magnificent historical structures are the principal reason that many visitors book Belize vacations. Whether it’s a day trip from Belize City to tour iconic sites like Altun Ha or trips deep in the
The days of traveling to see famous monuments or museums and staying in cheap, cookie-cutter hotels are long over. These days, savvy travelers and reinventing the very definition of vacation as a time to get away from the noise and stress of modern life with a relaxing wellness experience. For some people, a wellness vacation
Savvy travelers know that fall is one of the best times of the year to visit Belize. At a time when many people are heading back to school or work, vacation destinations like Belize see fewer visitors. But unlike North America where fall is a time of increasingly cold weather, Belize continues to enjoy warm, sunny weather throughout the season.
Belize is rapidly gaining a reputation as a great place to enjoy eco-adventures, outdoor activities that respect the local environment. Belize was the first country in Central America to establish a protected marine conservation area, and its enormous offshore reef was recently upgraded from endangered to healthy by the United Nations.