Chiqui

The Belize Zoo’s Newest Exhibit Opens! Chiqui the Jaguar’s Story

Thanks to the swift action, bravery and human compassion of the Friends for Conservation and Development- FCD Belize, the Belize Forest Department and the Belize Wildlife & Referral Clinic, little “Chiqui” was saved in June of 2016 and is now thriving.  There were many conservation heroes along the way to this little cub’s survivor story, […]

8 Sure-to-See Fish on your Belize Dive

8 Sure-to-See Fish on your Belize Dive

While some creatures may be just as prevalent, they are shy and tend to hide when divers appear, or are simply nocturnal (one more reason to try a night dive!).  Not so with this crew.   Instead of scanning over them in search of something flashier or hiding in a crevice, take a moment to nod […]

Xmas at Belizean Shores

Why You Should Spend Christmas in Belize

While it is often a time to hunker down with those you love, there are no rules saying that you need to stay put to do so.  There is a myriad of reasons to hit the road with your crew and spend the winter holidays on the beaches of Ambergris Caye.  Here are our top […]

Belize souvenirs- All you need to know

Belize Souvenirs – All You Need To Know

The Artisans Market Area in downtown San Pedro is the perfect one-stop shop.  With several booths to suit your fancy there is an option for everyone. The choices can be overwhelming and it is often a good idea to go in with a game plan.  Think about function- do you actually have a place to […]

Lobster Ceviche

Taste Test – Top 10 Belizean Flavors

The vivid blues of the sea cover Sight, sand between your toes- Touch, the many languages of Belize- Sound and those lovely tropical blooms- Smell.  Which leaves us with Taste.  This tiny melting pot of Belize offers a riot of flavors to try.  Whether it’s your first visit or one of many returns, tasting your […]

Island Living- Where Does All The “Stuff” Come From?

Being such a small country, there are not many factories and most goods are made outside of the borders.  The country’s economy and largest industries are consumables and exported goods: citrus, banana, sugar cane, rice, seafood.  And one could also argue tourism. Belize imports just about everything.  A short list includes: machinery and transport equipment, […]