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Tastes Like Chicken

Traci Brown | Posted 03.10.2016 | Travel
Traci Brown

You never know when you're going to be tested. And I certainly didn't think I'd be on our recent honeymoon to Belize. During part of our trip we...

How To Retire In This Welcoming Caribbean Paradise

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 10.08.2016 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Two years ago, Jim and Kathy Suits retired to Belize. Kathy wanted to be living someplace warmer than Tacoma, Washington, where the couple had been living. Jim wanted to be someplace where the government wasn't interfering with his day-to-day life. So Jim and Kathy made a country short list.

Composting With Coppola at Blancaneaux Lodge, Belize

Rebecca Louie | Posted 06.22.2015 | Green
Rebecca Louie

With such bounty, keeping the soil healthy is key. How does the Blancaneaux team do it? Compost, compost, compost! During a private garden tour, I learned about the resort's super soil practices, large-scale compost strategy, and gardening techniques.

9 Reasons To Head To Belize

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 03.09.2015 | Travel

For non-stateside beach getaways, most Americans typically go with the usual options -- Mexico, the Caribbean or one of the Hawaiian islands. But what...

La Ruta Maya -- One of the World's Toughest and Most Historic River Races

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 04.12.2015 | Travel
Kathleen Peddicord

La Ruta Maya is the biggest annual sporting event in Belize. Thousands of spectators line the banks of the Belize River to cheer on their favorite teams. The race has its origins in the 1995 Save Our Rivers Programme, a canoe race intended to promote cleaning up debris in and on the banks of the Old Belize River.

Finding Food and Adventure: Belize

Emily Elyse Miller | Posted 01.02.2015 | Travel
Emily Elyse Miller

The ocean is to relax and the jungle to find adventure. There is great food and drinks in both so while in Belize, why not have it all?

The Ultimate Honeymoon Destinations

Ella Jameson | Posted 12.22.2014 | Travel
Ella Jameson

A quick Google search throws up the usual recommendations -- the Maldives, the Seychelles, Hawaii, and a variety of Caribbean islands -- but what if you are looking for an extra element to your honeymoon beyond staggering beachside beauty?

10 Things You Must Do During Your Next Trip to Belize

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 04.20.2014 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

Maybe your cruise ship docked for only a day in Belize. If so, book the next flight you can back to this breathtaking Central American country. Its 9,000 square miles has an abundance of adventures to offer and is often overlooked by travelers.

10 Things to Do in Belize in 2014

Larry Waight | Posted 03.01.2014 | Travel
Larry Waight

One of my resolutions for 2014 is to get more people from all over the world to visit Belize. Since there are so many great things you can do on a Belize vacation, I decided to share with the world the top best things to do in Belize.

The Top Best Places to Visit in Belize

Larry Waight | Posted 02.05.2014 | Travel
Larry Waight

If you are looking to escape to a cozy and sunny destination that offers a potpourri of adventure and fun filled activities this winter, then you might want to consider Belize.

5 Mayan Temple Sites to Visit in Belize

Larry Waight | Posted 12.09.2013 | Travel
Larry Waight

Between 250 AD to 900 AD, over one million Maya people lived in present day Belize, and today a treasure trove of sacred caves, beautiful palaces and ball courts can be found in ancient Maya Cities throughout Belize. Here are the top must see Maya temples in Belize.

10 Reasons Why You Should Visit Belize

Larry Waight | Posted 09.27.2013 | Travel
Larry Waight

Wedged between Mexico and Guatemala, the tiny country of Belize has become one of the most popular eco tourism destinations in Central America. Lush tropical rain forests, pristine beaches, and ancient Maya cities are just a few of the many natural attractions.

Belize Loves 'Breaking Bad' And Here's Why

Posted 08.22.2013 | Travel

The tourism board of Belize was so so happy that "Breaking Bad" made a murder reference with the phrase "on a trip to Belize" that they've offered a r...

Glamp Like a Champ: 5 Awesome Spots

Oyster | Posted 08.05.2013 | Travel
Oyster

Some people can handle the sleeping bag and zippered tent, but not all. So what to do if you love the great outdoors but want to rough it without, well, really roughing it? The answer: glamping, or glam camping.

5 Destinations in Belize for Nature Lovers

Culture-ist | Posted 10.02.2013 | Travel
Culture-ist

Unfortunately, many people never truly experience the many places in Belize that make the country so alluring. There is much we can learn from a country that values sustainable tourism, its fascinating Mayan history and the health of its natural environment.

Best Day Ever: Turtle Inn, Belize

Fathom | Kate Donnelly | Posted 02.12.2013 | Travel

PLACENCIA, Belize – Wake up at Turtle Inn, the Francis Ford Coppola resort in Placencia, a sleepy Creole fishing village in the Stann Creek District...

Belize's Unexpected Trattoria

Dr. Caroline Cicero | Posted 03.20.2013 | Travel
Dr. Caroline Cicero

Sandro's Italian comfort food echo the calming effects of the island's Eastern trade winds after a day of manatee-watching, scuba-diving, kitesurfing, paddleboarding or snorkeling.

Vacation Like A Celeb On These Private Islands

Celeste Moure | Posted 03.13.2013 | Travel
Celeste Moure

Mention paradise and most people think about a speck of land surrounded by nothing but endless sea. Swaying palm trees? Check. Pristine baby-powder beach? Check. Stylish accommodations? Check.

A Second Chance To Discover Mundo Maya

Andrew Burmon | Posted 12.23.2012 | Travel

Cancun - On December 21, the eyes of the world turned towards the ruins of the Maya Empire and the eyes of those amid that megalithic rubble turned he...

Andrew Burmon

PHOTOS: Off The Beaten Maya Path In Belize

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrew Burmon | Posted 12.18.2012 | Travel

If you don't intend to get to El Pilar, you don't. The Maya site is separated from the highway by miles of ranches and teak plantations, not to mentio...

Andrew Burmon

In Search Of The Maya In Guatemala

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrew Burmon | Posted 12.21.2012 | Travel

Religious iconography is as thick on the colectivo creaking down the lime white path through the jungle as the smell of sweat and hair grease. The chr...

Andrew Burmon

A Trip To Mayan Belize On The Eve Of The Apocalypse

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrew Burmon | Posted 12.18.2012 | Travel

Modern Belize is small enough that passengers on my Belize City-bound Delta flight spent nearly half an hour before takeoff figuring out how they knew...

Chasing Birds And Sharks In Belize

Bill Blanning | Posted 07.11.2012 | Travel
Bill Blanning

As we explored the ruins, we were treated to more wildlife. A group of playful Howler monkeys swung in the trees around the ruins.