Belize may be home to the biggest base of Cubs fans outside of the Windy City. It all started back in 1981, the year when Cubs games began being broadcast in the small Caribbean country. Not long after Belize gained its independence from Britain, a local TV station started, but what […]
BELIZE IS FIRST! (At what? Being left out of a study or ranking? Just Kidding) Of course we love Belize, but rarely is the small, quaint country leading the way. However, yesterday Belize made history as the first former British colony in the Caribbean to strike down law that made […]
Audubon International features article on Ecotourism in Belize! Talks about the partnership with the Belize Audubon Society to develop the bird tourism market in Belize. The project is focused primarily in towns surrounding the Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary, Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary, and St. Herman’s Blue Hole National Park, all areas […]
Know as The Best Little Zoo in the World, The Belize Zoo, is a favorite activity for visitors and many locals alike. The Belize Zoo is located 0n the Western Hwy 29 miles from Belize City and is home to over 45 species – all native to Belize! Touring the […]
Cashews, as you know them, are nuts. However, the cashew nut is only a part of the cashew fruit. The other part is called the cashew apple (although pear would be a better description). And to be botanically correct the cashew apple is actually the swollen stem of the fruit. The […]
Congratulations to San Ignacio’s VANILLA HILLS LODGE on TripAdvisor awards of Top B&Bs in Central America! Vanilla Hills Lodge really is a perfect place to stay while visiting the Cayo area. Pristine setting, wonderful hosts, and delectable food! See on TripAdvisor.
If you haven’t already, check out the great video on the Belize Tourism Board www.TravelBelize.org website. The beautiful video showcases the different landscapes, people, and adventures in Belize. It may even inspire you to ‘Discover how to Be BELIZE’ for yourself!
Over the past several years, the 2012 winter solstice as the end of the Maya calendar has been brought to the world’s attention via countless articles, documentaries, and even films such as the Hollywood blockbuster 2012. To be more specific, the13th Bak’tun of the Maya Long Count calendar will complete […]
Belize ranks #4 in happiness out of the 151 countries analyzed by the Happy Planet Index’s extensive research. The index takes into consideration global data on life expectancy, experienced well-being, and ecological footprint. The overall ranking claims to show the extent to which counties deliver long, happy, sustainable lives for […]
Yesterday, March 7, 2012, was election day in Belize for both the municipal and district area representatives. In the Cayo district there are six constituencies (of the 31 total for the country). The results for these are: Belmopan(the capital and surrounding suburbs; created 2005): incumbent John Salivar (UDP) Cayo Central: […]