Today we celebrate Belize Independence Day! And it’s a big one too – Today Belize reaches the grand old age of 40, which is when… Read More »Celebrating Belize Independence Day: 40 Images of Belize at 40
The Jewel of Central America
The population density per square kilometer (lowest in Central America).
Percentage of the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef System in Belizean waters.
The number of cruise ship tourists that visited Belize annually pre-pandemic.
Belize Stories, Information, and Opinion
New Belize Covid restrictions will kick in on Sunday, September 19, says Prime Minister Johnny Briceño (while not mentioning the supposed “vaccine mandate” rules announced… Read More »Belize Covid Restrictions to Get Stricter from September 19, Says Prime Minister Briceño
Belize reverses its March 2021 ruling allowing vaccinated travelers to enter the country without a Covid test. In March 2021, Belize became the first country… Read More »Belize to Mandate Covid Testing for Vaccinated Travelers Again
Time Magazine recognizes two Central American countries in its annual World’s Greatest Places list. Step forward, Belize and Costa Rica! After a year off, Time… Read More »Belize and Costa Rica Highlighted by Time Magazine as Two of the World’s Greatest Places of 2021
The Government of Belize announces an extension to its Covid curfew effective July 4. Responding to an uptick in Covid-19 cases in Belize, the government… Read More »Belize Curfew Lengthening Announced by Government amid Small Uptick in Covid Cases
As COVID cases increase in Panama and Belize, talk is turning back to lockdowns again. It’s a bad week for the two countries at either… Read More »Are Panama and Belize on the Brink of New Lockdowns?
After 12 years in opposition, the PUP party wins back power in a landslide victory in the 2020 Belize election. No-one can call this a… Read More »Belize Votes for Change in Landslide PUP Election Victory
The 2020 Belize election gets underway on November 11, where Belizeans go to the polls to select a new government for the next five years.… Read More »A Rough Guide to the 2020 Belize Election
Central America travel: A look at how the regions two most-important tourism countries are easing their travel restrictions. In a typical twist of fate, I… Read More »Central America Travel: Belize and Costa Rica Inch Slowly Towards a (New) Tourism Normality
What are the Belize entry requirements for residents and expats? They’re different from the rules applying to tourists. In this article, we highlight the different… Read More »Belize Entry Requirements for Non-Tourists (Expats and Residents)