As the COVID-19 depression bites harder in Belize, the owner of one of most iconic restaurants in Caye Caulker is raising money and cooking food… Read More »Crisis Heroes: How an Iconic Restaurant is Helping Feed Caye Caulker, Belize
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
#DontCancelPostpone has become a trending hashtag since COVID-19 destroyed global travel. But it’s not a simple soundbite. There are lots of reasons to keep faith… Read More »Six Reasons To Postpone – Not Cancel – Your Vacation To Belize
Our search for positive stories during the coronavirus pandemic in Central America takes us to Placencia, Belize. Here, instead of firing everyone and shutting his… Read More »Crisis Heroes: How A Hotel In Belize Got Creative To Save Its Employees
Cathi Bray takes a lighthearted look at finding the essentials in a foreign country. For example, where can you get decent wifi in Belize? Or… Read More »Stop By The Zoo! (All About Finding Public Bathrooms And Wifi In Belize)
The Hummingbird Highway, Belize was always one of the world’s great road trips. But new construction to straighten and widen this historic route threaten the… Read More »How The Hummingbird Highway, Belize Is Changing In 2019
Life in Belize can be a culture shock for many new expats. Long-term Placencia resident Gary Peterson outlines some of the common challenges that newbies… Read More »Are You Prepared For A New Life In Belize?
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)
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!