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Dreaming About a Black Friday Deal in Paradise? You’ve Found it!

If your post-COVID return to travel has been less than satisfactory thanks to flight delays and cancellations plus changing restrictions for entering nations due to pandemic-related changes in rules and regulations, there’s a chance you have fallen victim to skepticism! It’s understandable. The predictability of your former travel habits has...

How To Have an Eco-Friendly Belize Vacation

You recycle. You ride your bike to help cut fossil fuel emissions. You even check clothing labels to make sure items are made of yarn that’s biodegradable. If you’re ready to take the next step, how about an eco-friendly getaway that meets all the right travel practices?Start by choosing a...

Why you should visit Hopkins in January 2023

Is it too early to entice you into visiting a place in Belize that doesn’t always make the covers of travel magazines—despite the fact that it’s just as compelling as larger villages sharing the Stann Creek District? Hopkins Belize is that unassuming, “off the beaten track destination” that is beginning...

What Is Hopkins Like (and How Do I Get There)?

What's your vacation style? Are you the “see 10 cities in 10 days” traveler who has no qualms about pulling up stakes so you can move on to the next stop? Lots of travelers find this pace to be invigorating, but for the others, focusing on just one destination can...

Do I Need a Covid Test to Travel to Belize?

Debra Kaplan’s University of Pennsylvania blog post about the history of travel documents offers a fun introduction to the past. During the late 15th century, Middle Eastern authorities began to “demand that all travelers carry documentation,” she found. These precursors to passports were called “safe conducts.” Fast forward to the...

Group Travel to Belize: Better Than a Family Trip For Lots of Reasons!

Whether you’re a group travel veteran or just thinking of vacationing with friends, there's one thing you can count on: You'll never have more fun!Sociologists agree that, “Friends are now our family of choice.” Ray Pahl, Emeritus Professor of Sociology at the University of Essex, told “Independent” reporters that the...

The ABCs of Hopkins Village: Adventures, Beaches, and Cultural Delights

If you’re a sophisticated traveler whose adventures include checking out beaches throughout the globe, you know that white, light-colored, pink, red, orange, green, and even black beaches exist. Importantly, all beaches are distinct and when it comes to finding the one that’s easiest to reach, you would have a hard...

Sun, Surf and Serenity: Where Do You Want to Spend January 2023?

Having given folks you love the gifts on their wish lists and having spent this Christmas feeling grateful for family and other blessings on your list, it’s time to give yourself a gift that's restorative, relaxing, and fun: A January getaway to a paradise guaranteed to prepare you for whatever...

What It’s Like to Travel to Belize Right Now

It’s been less than a year since The Nature Conservancy proclaimed Belize “a conservation success story,” based on the nation’s emphasis on climate and biodiversity. Despite the nation’s small size—it compares to Vermont or Massachusetts—the number of advances made by government entities and recommendations made by conservation groups and organizations...

Why Southern Belize Deserves to Top Your 2023 Vacation List

How much beauty, tranquility, and excitement can Belize visitors pack into their itinerary if they decide to focus on exploring southern Belize in 2023? Plenty. The entire nation measures just 8,867 square miles (the longest north-to-south distance stretches 174 miles), which means you can see in days what visitors of...