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Who visits Belize

I decided to analyze the data from the 2013 Belize tourism statistics and give you an overview of where most people who visit Belize come from. Since I follow tourism news I wasn’t surprised from what I uncovered but I’m sure you, the reader, will find it interesting. Compared to other countries in the region, Belize […]

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Gladden Spit and Silk Cayes Marine Reserve

Dive operators off the coast of Placencia and Hopkins in Southern Belize have access to one of the most amazing experiences in the world. For 10 days after the full moon during the months of March, April, May and June, every year Snappers spawn around Gladden Spit and attract numerous Whale Sharks to dine on […]

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10 must-have Belize souvenirs

Whenever I travel I make sure to carry extra cash and have additional space in my bags for cool souvenirs. However, many times due to being overwhelmed by options or time constraints, I end up buying ridiculous things. That’s annoying, right? During your trip to Belize you’ll witness a wide variety of keepsakes and fortunately, […]

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Songs I heard in Cuba

I visited Cuba at the beginning of this year and aside from disconnecting from social media, I was reminded of how amazing the Caribbean is. But I’m not only talking about the beaches, I’m talking about the music. Cuba reminded me a lot of Belize: its very relaxing, everyone’s super friendly, nature is everywhere and […]

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Belize photographers share their best photos of 2013

At the beginning of this year I reached out to a few of the top photographers in Belize and asked them to feature their best photographs of 2013. I soon found out that it’s hard to ask a photographer to quickly narrow down their favourite photos on a random request, especially during Belize’s high tourism […]

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Belize Tourism Statistics 2013

Editor’s note: The Belize tourism statistics for 2013 are in and I must say I am impressed with the numbers. Compared to other countries, 294,000 tourist arrivals (roughly) in a year may sound meagre but for a country with a population of 330,000 it makes a huge impact to the local economy. I believe that […]

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Why I Love Belize

Travelling to another country is always a great experience that teaches you many things that you probably wouldn’t otherwise learn.  I had the opportunity to do just that, only that I wasn’t only visiting for a short time, I was relocating for three years. I am a born Belizean and have lived in Belize all […]

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What a Belize vacation looks like (Video)

Today I’m sharing a viral video that showcases what a Belize vacation looks like. This adventure packed video titled Ruins, Rivers and Reefs makes it clear that Belize is an ideal destination for families and couples seeking authentic experiences that will provide unforgettable travel memories. So if you’re either a budget traveler or seeking a […]

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Top Things to do in Belize City

There aren’t many attractions in downtown Belize City, but there’s plenty of things to do nearby. After numerous emails, I’ve decided to make a list of activities for one-day cruise passengers and business trip travelers who are staying in the city for the weekend or a few days. In no particular order, here are 18 […]

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San Pedro’s Best Food Spots

San Pedro has the best restaurants in Belize, period. This is due to the fact that Ambergris Caye is Belize’s most popular tourist destination and it has been that way for many, many, many years. There are two other main factors that support their food scene, one, they have a large expat community (see: why […]

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