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January 30th, 2019
Easter in Belize Easter is a four-day holiday in Belize and the biggest celebration of the year. Beyond religious observances, Easter is a time of exciting sporting events, getting outside to enjoy activities in the fresh air, and spending time with...
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January 29th, 2019
Belize is a true natural paradise with more than a third of the country set aside as a protected natural park, animal refuge, or wilderness sanctuary. Although Belize is a small country, it has more than 4,000 different species of flowering plant...
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January 29th, 2019
If you close your eyes and imagine being castaway on a beautiful tropical island, chances are, you're picturing what the real Silk Cayes look like. Located on the outer region of the Belize Barrier Reef, the second-largest barrier reef in the ...
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January 29th, 2019
The name of the site Xunantunich is pronounced in different ways, but the name means "Stone Woman" in the local Maya dialect. This strange and enigmatic ancient ruin was re-discovered more than a century ago during the colonial period of Belize. ...
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January 26th, 2019
The Belize jungle covers more than half the mainland, a vast, untamed wilderness that is home to some of the most ecologically dense landscapes on the planet. But there's more to discover in the Belize rainforest than just wild animals and stunni...
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La Ruta Maya Belize River Challenge

January 26th, 2019
March 8, 2019 will see residents from all over Belize gather together at Hawksworth Bridge. Located in San Ignacio, this bridge is the launching point for the annual La Ruta Maya River Challenge. This year's event is hosted by Belikin, and th...
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January 25th, 2019
Cruise ship passengers arriving at Harvest Caye offshore of Belize now have another great way to explore more of the country. A ferry now operates from Harvest Caye to the popular Placencia Village in southeastern Belize. Tickets can be purchased...
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January 21st, 2019
The Hummingbird Highway is, perhaps, the most iconic and beautiful road in Belize. Completely paved in 1994, the Hummingbird Highway is the major artery that connects Belmopan in central Belize to Dangriga on the southeastern coast. As such, it i...
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January 18th, 2019
There's no place like Belize for a honeymoon. Between the remote stretches of wilderness and the famed friendliness of the locals, it's an ideal place to get away from it all and experience uninterrupted bliss with that special someone. And s...
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Harvest Caye to Placencia Belize

January 17th, 2019
If you're a Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) passenger, and your ship is docking in Belize, then you'll be arriving at the island of Harvest Caye just a few miles offshore from the mainland. In Belize, all islands are called "cayes," which is pronounced "...
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