Belize Travel Articles

Kayak and snorkel in clear blue waters
Monika Sundem
Exploring the Actun Tunichil Muknal cave
Lynessa Nelson
A couple prepares to climb El Castillo at Xunantunich Ruins
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Spending the Holidays on Holiday
Thinking about all the hustle and bustle of the holiday season could stress you out...even in July. Wouldn't it be nice to feel like you actually had a break during your time off? How great would …
Turneffe Atoll Adventures
Snorkeling Tours: In addition to the special snorkeling adventures described in more detail below, you will have the opportunity to experience World Class snorkeling around the Turneffe Atoll. Our …
Ambergris Cayes
Imagine a small, palm-shaded island, its sugar-white sands awash in some of the warmest, clearest water to be found anywhere. Offshore, is world-class snorkeling, diving, sailing, kayaking, and …
The Belize Zoo
The Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center were started in 1983, as a last ditch effort to provide a home for a collection of wild animals which had been used in making documentary films about …
The Story of Hamanasi
Have you had the dream about owning and running your own little hotel on a secluded beach, someday, somewhere? We always had that dream and we knew that the hotel had to be near reefs. It took a …
Hamanasi for Diving and Adventure
Travel World News, June 2003 For divers, location is everything, especially when they can look forward to shorter boat rides to some of Belize's hottest dive sites. Forty miles south of Belize …
Diving in Ambergris Caye
In Ambergris Caye, we work with Patojo's Scuba Center. The dive shop's owner is locally famous Patojo Paz,a life long resident of Ambergris and one of the islands premier dive instructors. Each of …
History and Culture of Belize
History The first inhabitants in what is now Belize who developed a succinct culture were the Maya. Belize was an important part in the great Mayan Empire. The Maya Empire was possibly the most …
Belize Travel: Sunscreen and Coral Reef Bleaching
Belize travel: Choose a reef-safe sunscreen to help prevent coral bleaching. We just received an email from one of our travelers, Mike Jarosick, who returned from a trip to Belize. Sharing our …
Cavern Holds Mayan Secrets
We set out from our lodge in the early morning and, after a two-hour trek through the jungle, we arrived at the entrance to a beautiful, hourglass-shaped cave with a small stream flowing from its …
Belize Overview
by Les Beletsky Excerpted from Belize and Northern Guatemala: The Ecotravellers' Wildlife Guide For many reasons, Belize is a wonderful place to visit. In fact, the list of positive reasons to …
Camping on the Reefs and Cayes
We distinguish ourselves as the best of the best when it comes to Belize sea kayaking. Our staff and camp set up makes your trip more comfortable and enjoyable than any other operator. Our camp …
Barton Creek Cave
Glide through a remote underground water cave system in a canoe equipped with powerful spotlights. It is believed that the Maya once used this cave for ritual ceremonies.While canoeing through the …
Carefree Days on the Crystal-Clear Waters of Belize
Day 1: Arrive in Placencia Village. An Adventure Life representative will meet you at the small airstrip and transfer you to your hotel. Upon arrival you'll be given a tour questionnaire that will …
Baboon Sanctuary
Excerpted from Belize and Northern Guatemala: The Ecotravellers' Wildlife Guide The Community Baboon Sanctuary, near Bermudian Landing is located just 43 km (27 miles) from Belize City, this …
Belize Conservation
by Les Beletsky Excerpted from Belize and Northern Guatemala: The Ecotravellers' Wildlife Guide Owing to its unique history, Belize has a fairly good conservation record. Many parts of the …
Five Sisters Lodge
The Five Sisters Falls and Eco-Lodge is located in the scenic Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve. This is the largest protected area in Belize, boasting an immense Rain Forest and natural Wildlife …
Howler Monkeys
As you travel on your journey through Belize, you will have plenty of opportunities to come in View the Howler Monkeys in Belize with Adventure Lifecontact with the unique howler monkey. The Black …
Mysteries of the Maya Come Alive in Belize
For the people of Belize, Mundo Maya (The World of the Maya) is more than a joint program established with its neighbors to help preserve the rich Maya culture. It is a deep-rooted passion that is …
The Garcia Sisters
Mayan Experience He whosoever forgets his past in his present has no future. Broaden your horizons. Discover the enrichment that comes from seeing another way of life. Feel the wonder of …
Museum Exhibits
Garcia Sisters | Mayan Experience | Herbal Remedies | Art Center Art is as old as time itself and as beautiful as no one can imagine. Designated as Prominent Artists by the official judges …
Belize's Pook's Hill Lodge
In the Mayan mountain foothills of western Belize, there lies a 300-acre private nature reserve of prime broad leaf forest that serves as home for the Pook’s Hill nature lodge. The Pook's Hill …
Solving the Mysteries of Tipping
To tip or not to tip – or what to tip! Questions regarding tipping etiquette are some of the most common concerns travelers have when visiting a foreign country. To make matters even more …

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