Belize Archive

Exploring Mayan Belize Through Ka’ana Boutique Resort

When most people think of Belize they picture Scuba divers or snorkelers exploring the great reef running along the coast, or they imagine enjoying beaches and tropical cocktails. That’s just one aspect of this small but diverse country though and the interior of Belize is a land of adventure, jungle, and ruins. In the year […]

New Ambergris Caye Review – Las Terazzas

One of the most popular sections of our site is the luxury hotels in Belize section and it’s easy to see why. English-speaking Belize is a short hop by plane and offers better deals and diving than most of the Caribbean – but with the same warm and beautiful waters. Most of the resorts there […]

Mid-March Getaway Pics

Next week I’ll be relaxing with my family on Spring Break. This has been a relatively mild winter in the U.S. and parts of Canada, but I’m sure lots of people are dreaming of warm and sunny places by the water. Here are a few pictures to ponder as we head into the weekend. Click […]

Name Changes at Some Top Hotels

It’s hard to keep up with all the name changes at hotels across a region, even when you’re covering the industry on a regular basis. So in case you had your eye on any of these for a future booking, here’s a heads up that they’ve put up a new sign on the entrance. The […]

Belize Battles the Side Effects of Cruise Ships

How many cruise line passengers think about the impact they’re having in the places where they alight for a day or less? You can forgive them if it’s not on their radar—the executives running those cruise lines don’t seem too concerned either. When dealing with a small and fragile country like Belize, the result can […]

How Much Does It Cost to Retire in Latin America?

Although luxury real estate is by nature expensive in any country, there can be a huge variance from place to place. I had a bizarre juxtaposition illustration of this a couple weeks ago when I watched two House Hunters International shows back to back. In the first, a couple was looking for a beachfront home […]