Belize is a tropical paradise but like everywhere, it has a dark side. But you needn’t be a victim in this country. Gary Peterson talks… Read More »Nine Tips For Staying Safe In Belize (Or How Not To Be A Victim Of Crime)
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
There are more Mayan ruins in Belize than you can shake a stick at. This tiny country is full of them. But many visitors might… Read More »Up (Too?) Close And Personal With Mayan Ruins In Belize
In this short piece, Placencia resident Gary Peterson discusses the problem of plastic beach trash in Belize, and urges everyone to start small when solving… Read More »Plastic Beach Trash In Belize: A Central American Epidemic
A Belize vacation is not just an exercise in relaxing in a tropical Caribbean beach resort. It can, and should, be far more than that.… Read More »8 Tips To Turn Your Belize Vacation From Great To Sublime!
If you’re thinking about buying Belize real estate you need to be careful. Scams and fraud abound, but with some due diligence and a little… Read More »Real Estate Scams In Belize And How To Avoid Them
You’ve decided to move to Belize but don’t want to fall foul of the immigration laws. Luckily they’re straightforward, even if time-consuming. Here’s a guide… Read More »Your Legal Pathway To Paradise: Visas, Work Permits, Citizenship, And Residency In Belize
If Belize has always been a vacation spot for you, the thought of moving to “the Jewel” probably crossed your mind at least once. But… Read More »How Living In Belize Differs From Vacationing In Belize
Whether you’re researching a potential move or planning a vacation, you may have questions about safety in Belize. San Ignacio expat Cathi Bray discusses some… Read More »Should I Be Concerned About Health And Safety In Belize?
Placencia resident Gary Peterson needed a break after showing his son-in-law around for a week. And when you need a break in Placencia, the obvious… Read More »Ranguana Caye, Belize: A Day Trip To Paradise