The History of the Caribbean Spiny Lobster Industry on Ambergris Caye

The Lobster Industry The first few decades of the twentieth century brought the beginning of Belize’s spiny lobster industry. Belizeans had traditionally rejected lobsters as “trash fish” and made no effort to exploit them. In the early 1920s as the North American lobster industry was declining, an American and a Canadian founded cannery to process […]

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How to Plan the Ultimate Fishing Vacation in Belize

Reef Fishing Snapper, barracuda and jack are the most common fish you will catch during a session of reef fishing. This is conducted on a speedboat at the reef not far from the shoreline. Tours are half-day, in the mornings from 8am-12pm or in the afternoon 1pm-5pm. Fly Fishing Explore the many flats around Ambergris […]

Earth Day 2018

Sandy Point Resorts is proud to contribute to our beautiful island of Ambergris Caye in Belize by participating in weekly cleanups along the main road north and the beachfront. When you have a team as fun as ours, even collecting garbage doesn’t seem like a chore. Belize as a country is improving rapidly on the […]

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Kid Friendly Vacations at Sandy Point Resorts

Babies and toddlers are happy to sit in the shallow end of the pool splashing or diligently filling and emptying cups of water and sand.  Add some fresh tropical fruits to snack on and they are likely to be content.  Combing the shoreline for seashells and watching for fish and stingrays on the dock can […]

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Exclusive Tips for an Expert Family Beach Vacation

Building memories with your kids on vacation is something none of you will forget. The age of your crew will play a big role in the considerations you need to take into account.  Babies require different gear than a tween, but there are some general tips and tricks that can help make a beach getaway […]