One Ancient Giant Sloth Would Welcome You to Belize if He Could!

Bigfoot. Yeti. The Loch Ness Monster. No respectable nation’s history would be complete without at least one oversized creature that roamed the land, avoiding detection or simply being around so long, his presence is just a tall tale born of extinction.  But in Belize, rumors of an Ancient Giant Sloth became...

Belizean Dreams wins 2019 TripAdvisor Awards

How many travel awards are too many travel awards? Staffers at Belize’s wildly popular Belizean Dreams Resort, located in Hopkins Village in the Stann Creek District, are happy to answer that question in unison: “We’ve got plenty of walls on which to display the ever-increasing number of awards we have been...

10 Irrefutable Reasons to Visit Belize Immediately

Belize is the darling of the travel industry thanks to myriad awards, editorial profiles and consumer reviews that are so glowing, you wouldn’t believe how many people visit and decide to stay. That's why we feel obligated to get you here. Soon. And for all the right reasons. Reason #1: You want...

The Most Romantic Honeymoon Resort in Belize

As one of the most beautiful and romantic destinations in the world, Belize is a popular place to honeymoon for newlyweds due to the plethora of luxury resorts that are available. In Belize, honeymooners have a wide selection of locations (Ambergris Caye, San Ignacio, Dangriga, Placencia, Offshore Islands, Hopkins) to choose from...

Richard Branson Descends Into World’s Largest Sinkhole – In Belize

On December 2, 2018, viewers from around the world watched live as Sir Richard Branson, the legendary British entrepreneur and adventurer, and a team of scientists explored the depths of the Belize Blue Hole aboard a high-tech submarine equipped with advanced underwater cameras and military-grade sonar.  The Discovery Channel broadcast assembled a...

Escape Winter With a Fun Family Vacation in Belize

If the howling winds and bitter cold have got you down, the best place to get away from winter's misery is with a fun family vacation in tropical Belize!  Family vacations are much more than just herding the kids to one attraction after another. Research has shown that family vacations are...

Where Should You Stay in Hopkins, Belize?

With its timeless beauty and sweeping vistas of the Caribbean, it's easy to see why the small village of Hopkins has become such a popular destination. Regularly voted as the friendliest place in Belize, Hopkins offers visitors a chance to learn more about the unique Garifuna culture in a gorgeous, natural setting...

Celebrate Garifuna Settlement Day in Belize

Every November 19, the entire nation of Belize turns out to celebrate Garifuna Settlement Day. The holiday commemorates the dramatic dawn arrival of the Garifuna on the beaches of Belize over 200 years ago. The Garifuna are a unique culture formed when shipwrecked Africans intermarried with Caribbean islanders on St. Vincent some...

Tips for Solo Travellers Visiting Belize

Whether you're an experienced solo trekker or just want to enjoy some "me time" on a getaway vacation, Belize is an excellent choice for solo travelers.  Here's our list of handy tips for visiting Belize:  1 - Safety  Belize is incredibly safe for foreign visitors! In fact, the biggest risk...

Thanksgiving in Belize

It’s turkey time! And we know just where to celebrate your Thanksgiving holiday. Why not spend your Thanksgiving holiday somewhere exotic? We think that exotic destination is BELIZE. While Thanksgiving is not a national holiday in Belize, many Belizeans have warmed to the idea of celebrating Thanksgiving. Apart from the...