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October 12th- A National Holiday in Belize

Columbus Day traditionally commemorates the landing of Christopher Columbus in the New World on October 12, 1492. I can even remember Columbus Day from grade school as a day of singing rhyming songs (“In 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue”) about a man who discovered the new world, who was...

St George’s Caye

"The story of the battle of St George’s Caye has always captivated historians with its combination of brilliant tactics, sheer courage and the solidarity of the defenders. For Belizeans, it marks the moment when the people of the settlement, of all races and creeds, decided to stand “shoulder to shoulder”...

Belize Tipping Guide

Don’t want to insult anyone while planning a budget for tips on your trip to Belize? Tipping was first created in English Tea Houses "to ensure prompt service" and is a form of gratuity. In the hotel industry, it is “extra payment left by guests for the sheer satisfaction of...

Miami Herald Article – Fishing in Belize

MIAMI HERALD Brian IrwinSpecial to the Miami HeraldCatch of the day: Guide Lloyd Nunez holds a plump tarpon. Above, Lori Irwin casts for bonefish.Lloyd Nunez doesn’t speak much. The 46-year-old man has work-hardened hands with spoon-shaped nails. The son of an offshore lobster man who describes his upbringing as “very...

Palapa beach bar at Belizean Dreams Resort! The place to be!

An expert in beach bars came up with the following list of must-have for any good beach bar. Our Tiki Beach Bar at Belizean Dreams has it all! Come join us at a great location, with great music, food, drinks, and people! First things first – location, location, location. It would have to...

The Garifuna Culture of Stann Creek Belize

Belizean Dreams Resort is located directly on the beach on the southern end of Hopkins Village in the culturally rich Stann Creek District. The Garifuna culture is a hybrid of African slaves and Caribs/Arawak that form a unique culture bursting with passion, enthusiasm and Religion. The Stann Creek District is imbued with the...

Top 5 Belizean ways of celebrating Easter

Friendly people, gorgeous beaches, abundant flowers and sunshiny days are what you can expect for Easter in Belize! Belizean Dreams Resort offers convenient all inclusive packages to have the best Easter ever and enjoy all of the above! Easter is the time where unity, love, sun and fun go hand in hand...

Belize: Better than the Riviera Maya!

Skip the crowds... and come join us in Belize! If you enjoy the Riviera Maya, you'll enjoy vacationing in Belize even more! Belizean Dreams' all-inclusive packages offer much more than just sun, sand, and sea. And when I say sand, I mean the one that Mother Nature blessed us with. No artificial "nature"...