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, […]

Photo Favorites, Contest Winner and More- Lobster Sunday Revisited

Five of our Sandy Point Resorts restaurants and bars came out to present the best in lobster cuisine.  Cocoblanca Restaurant and Coco Café of Coco Beach Resort, Temple Run Tavern of X’tan Ha Resort, Blue Hole Pool Bar of Belizean Shores and Blu Restaurant & Beach Bar of Costa Blu Dive and Beach Resort. Some […]

Lobster Sunday – Behind The Scenes

But let’s back up a bit.  The opening of the 2016 lobster season began on June 15th and along with it, the 10th annual San Pedro Lobster Fest kicked off. With four days of Lobster Fest crawl events before our beach party at Costa Blu Dive and Beach Resort, we were able to get out […]

Get Yourself on “Island Time” Our 5 Top Tips

Farmers Market The newest and most loved shopping experience on the island can be found once a month on a Saturday from 12pm  - 2pm at The Truck Stop just north of the bridge.  Here you will find not only fresh produce, but deli meats, cheeses, breads, soaps and more.  Grab a golf cart or […]