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El Secreto is the newest luxury resort in Northern Ambergris Caye

Top 15 Luxury Hotels in Belize

Here I am including a list of what I consider the best luxury hotels and resorts in Belize right now. Each place has something unique to offer, whether they are a hip boutique hotel with all the modern comforts and world class amenities or a rustic Eco haven in the middle of nowhere. If you […]

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Belize real estate guide

A simple guide to buying Real Estate in Belize

The Belize real estate market is currently hot and I’m here to answer a few of your concerns. You probably Googled this how-to guide because you either saw a Buy Belize commercial or personally visited Belize, dipped your toes in our turquoise waters, climbed the ancient Mayan ruins and ate rice and beans with our […]

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Hudut Garifuna Food

How to make Hudut, a classic traditional Garifuna food

I’m a man of simple pleasures, next to Rice and beans with stew chicken and potato salad, Hudut is my favourite Belizean grub. And with Garifuna Settlement Day recently occurring on November 19, I’ve been craving this traditional Garinagu food even more. I’m happy to be cooking it today and sharing the recipe with you guys. Hudut […]

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Board games in Belize

Tips for Backpacking in Belize

Backpacking in Belize can be both enjoyable and budget friendly if you follow a few basic tips. Belize is ideally located in Central America yet it’s more like a Caribbean island. The country is small, safe, easy to explore and locals are friendly and helpful. Luckily, it’s also an English speaking country. Just make sure […]

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golf cart taxi in belize

How To Ride A Taxi In Belize

Confession: When I first came to Belize, I could not figure out why cars kept honking at me. Did I just drop something? Was I accidentally walking in their way? Or was it just harass the gringo time? When I finally asked a Belizean friend, she got a good laugh, because all those cars were […]

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A baby Green Iguana

Belizestagram! The Best Photos Of The Week

Here’s another weekly mashup (January 21 – 27) of the best Belize Instagram photos. All these photos are personally taken by the individuals in Belize. If you want your photos to be included, remember to tag them using the hashtag #Belize. Also, in case I might miss your photos, you can personally tweet me at […]

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Sunrise in Ambergris Caye, Belize

Escape Winter To These Sun, Sand And Sea Hotspots In Belize

Brrr! Winter is here! It’s time for a well deserved vacation and nothing is better than sun, sand and sea. I honestly can’t pinpoint exactly what it is about beach destinations that make for perfect travel. I can imagine that women love it because they can work on the perfect tan as their friends get […]

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shrimp and conch ceviche belizean style

Shrimp and Conch Ceviche

Although Ceviche is loved throughout Belize, Belizeans cannot claim that they invented this food. Ceviche is said to have originated in Peru, where the Inca’s marinated raw fish with their local alcoholic maize beverage – Chicha. When the Spanish came and introduced citrus fruits such as lime, it was perfected (there’s no arguing to that). […]

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tourists sunbathing in san pedro, belize

Top Reasons To Retire In Belize

As an Expat Relocation Consultant and Property Manager in Belize, one of the first questions I ask my clients or prospective tenants is, “Why do you want to retire in Belize?” It’s important for me to know, because I want to make sure they have practical and valid reasons.  It helps me answer their questions […]

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belize is for love and romance

The Top Most Romantic Places in Belize

Am I an expert in romantic weddings or honeymoon getaways? Nope. Matter of fact, I have never been married. But that doesn’t inhibit me from seeing how magical Belize is for romance. The advantage I have is that I have been all over Belize and have worked in the tourism industry for years. I have […]

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