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Stories and Tips Belize City

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Tree Frogs and Hairy Tarantulas

Written by MichaelJM on 08 Mar, 2013

Our friends had taken the night-time trail the previous day so we were looking forward to a similar experience. The highlight for them had been a Toucan that they’d spotted in a distant tree. It was too far to appreciate with the naked eye, but…Read More

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Ambergris Caye and San Pedro

Written by HobWahid on 13 May, 2004

San Pedro and Ambergris Caye are the heart of tourism in Belize. It is where the vast majority of tourists choose to spend their time in Belize. Many come to Ambergris for a week or ten days and barely even leave to see any of…Read More

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Adventures in Belize

Written by African Explorer on 02 Oct, 2000

I’ve always said that if you want to have the time of your life, just buy a plane ticket to some remote place and show up without any plans. We arrived at Belize City airport in June of 96. After catching cab into Belize City we…Read More

Belize by Bus

Written by Languedoc on 28 Aug, 2000

Early one morning I left my hotel in Chetumal, Mexico, and walked over to the international bus station, bought a ticket for about eight dollars, and went aboard the bus headed south to Belize City. The driver was standing off to one side caressing a…Read More

Kat and Caz do sharks and caves

Written by trekkin treena on 28 Nov, 2004

We arrived on the island of Caye Caulker with severe winds and heavy rains, but the rain is warm, so it was no big deal, and our room at Tom’s Hotel was clean and fresh. The view was amazing, sea as far as you could…Read More

Ambergris Caye

Written by ademir on 30 Oct, 2000

Ambergris Caye is situated 35 miles North of Belize City. It's main city is called San Pedro. You can reach this island by boat or plane in about 15 minutes. The price to fly from Belize International is about $80, although departing from Belize municipal airport is half…Read More

Entry Requirements for Belize

Written by ademir on 30 Oct, 2000

A passport is required for all visitors to Belize. It should be valid for at least six months beyond the duration of the intended stay in the country. A 30-day visa will be issued on arrival, and extensions (up to six months) may be obtained…Read More

Belize City - Various

Written by fionademp on 22 Feb, 2007

It gets dark in the city from pretty early at night, around 6.30pm. I used to go running in the athletics track, near the university and it’s a good way of working off the rice and beans. The Radisson is good for after dinner drinks…Read More

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