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Garifuna in Belize

How to celebrate Garifuna Settlement Day from home

    Every November 19, Belize celebrates what is known as Garifuna Settlement Day. As one of our many vibrant cultures, the Garifuna settled onto the shores of Belize on November 19, 1802. Since then,...

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What to pack for Belize during a pandemic

What to pack for Belize during a pandemic

With COVID-19 currently ravaging the world, it’s no surprise packing lists to vacation destinations will include a few more things that we are used to. Solely shorts and flip-flops will no longer cut...

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Around Belize in Four Dishes

Oftentimes, what makes a good vacation great is the culinary experience that accompanies all the memorable adventures. Belize’s cuisine is known to have a certain diversification that can’t be...

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Top Adventure Activities in Belize

Belize is known for its world-class rest and relaxation, but the Central American gem also caters to adrenaline junkies wishing to explore more than great beaches and coast. Despite the many...

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Belize Winner of TripSavvy Editor’s Choice Award

Belize Winner of TripSavvy Editor’s Choice Award

Traversing a tumultuous 2020 brought on by a pandemic, it’s no unknown fact many vacation destinations took a hit as the globetrotting world went into shutdown mode. As tourism boards launched into...

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Belize entry requirements

Belize's new entry requirements makes it easier to visit while staying safe

In case you missed it, now it’s easier than ever to visit Belize while remaining safe. The Government of Belize recently announced the updated entry requirements for all those wishing to visit Belize....

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Belize Hotels Make List for Trip Advisor’s Travelers’ Choice Awards

Belize Hotels Make List for Trip Advisor’s Travelers’ Choice Awards

Despite there being no definite large hotel chains in Belize, Belizean properties once again topped list after list on Trip Advisor’s prestigious Travelers’ Choice Awards. This year, several hotels...

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Why Ambergris Caye was named the #4 Best Island in Central America

In case you missed it, everyone’s favorite island received even more recognition that it usually does year-round: the highly esteemed Conde Nast Taveler named Ambergris Caye one of the best islands in...

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4 Things in Belize you haven’t done yet

                 It’s no secret many come to Belize for the marine life and lush jungles, and stay for the food, people and myriad experiences they didn’t know existed. While most visitors are eager...

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Belize Reopening: Everything you need to know

Updated October 6, 2020. 

With the airport reopening, travelers are gearing up to enjoy the plethora of experiences waiting for them in Belize. Whether you’re eagerly waiting for to come Winter or...

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The Belize Gold Book: a collab between BTB and Caribbean Culture + Lifestyle

         As our country prepares to reopen for recreational travel on October 1, many travelers want to know what steps Belize is taking to ensure the safety of our visitors. In collaboration with the...

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Belize's most popular photography spots according to Instagram

      One feature Belize does not lack in, is offering beautiful sites for visitors to capture. Scrolling through the #TravelBelize tag on social media, you’ll come across arresting images from every...

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Get to know Belize’s Folklore

It’s no secret Belize is the epitome of the ubiquitous ‘melting pot,’ but what many don’t know are the traditions and urban legends that keep Belize’s cultures alive generation after generation. Every...

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5 Places in Belize Perfect for Social Distancing

 

                     Belize has always been praised for its abundance of nature coupled with flora and fauna. Additionally, having a low population density makes it so easy to enjoy the experiences...

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Belize Tourism Board offers free vacation to frontline workers

Belize Tourism Board offers free vacation to frontline workers

                With summer 2020 almost over, it’s hard to believe we spent a significant portion of it at home due to a pandemic. Our Spring Break study and travel plans were all scrapped to much of...

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Top Places in Belize to Experience Marine Life

            It’s no secret Belize’s reputation of unparalleled diving and snorkeling experiences lives up to its name. There’s a reason many flock to Belize’s waters to witness the abundance of marine...

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4 Belizean Souvenirs your friends will love

            One of the best things about traveling to a new, exotic destination is being able to share it with the people you care about. However, not everyone might have that privilege so the next...

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Belize's Local Food Experience

  While offering beckoning attractions like underwater marvels and ancient Maya cities, Belize’s exceptional culinary scene is no different. From award-winning lobster dishes to local favorites like...

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What to know before traveling to Belize

         In case you missed it, Belize’s Philip Goldson International Airport (BZE) is finally scheduled to re-open on August 15, 2020. The reopening of Belize’s tourism industry for leisure travel is...

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Swimming with Manatee Belize

Here’s how to spot a manatee in the wild

            There’s a certain magic that comes with encountering what sailors once thought to be mermaids: the manatee. Their graceful swimming and maybe not-so-graceful bodies are a wonder to behold...

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