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Top 5 Things to see and do in Placencia Belize

Things to See & Do in Placencia A charming and gorgeous Peninsula in Southern Belize, Placencia is an ideal vacation destination to do many fun things.  Below are five fun activities…

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Rio Frio Cave in the Mountain Pine Ridge

Rio Frio: Even if Caves Don’t Interest You, You’ll Love this One! If you’ve read harrowing tales of Belize tourists trying to squeeze their bodies in and out of tight…

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Xunantunich Mayan Ruins

Updated: May 2, 2017 Xunantunich Maya Ruins – “Maiden of the Rock” The name of this ancient Mayan ruin is a tongue twister, but to indigenous peoples who made this sacred…

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Barton Creek Cave – All You Need to Know Before You Go

Barton Creek Cave – Belize’s Most Beautiful and Unusual Cave Destination Belize’s cave network is extensive and varied, so whether you’re eager to peek into a world of prehistoric panoramas,…

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Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins | Archaeology of Cahal Pech

Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins

Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins: So Close, You Can Walk Here! The contrast between yesterday and today is remarkable: One can literally stroll between lively, modern San Ignacio Town to an…

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Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve – All You Need to Know Before You Go

Mountain Pine Ridge: One of Belize’s Biggest Secrets Would you like to experience nature as it was before the industrial world began plundering forests and paving the earth with concrete?…

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Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave (ATM Cave) – All You Need to Know Before You Go

Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave Even to the untrained eye, a peek inside a cave that was once home to an ancient civilization holds plenty of fascination. Rock walls. Strange ceiling…

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5 of Belize’s Most Fascinating Mayan Ruins

The Most Beautiful Ancient Mayan Temples to Visit in Belize From 2500 BCE to 1697 CE, Mesoamerica was home to an advanced civilization known as the Maya. Constructors of pyramids…

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3 Ways to Explore Belize Caves

As we made our way through the caves, I imagined that I was inside a giant, wandering through his veins. Everywhere you look there’s another option, another turn, another dark…

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Belize’s Best Beaches

Thanks to a magnificent coastline hugging the Caribbean Sea and more than 200 offshore islands — at least 20 of which are inhabited — Belize has golden and white-sand beaches that…

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WATCH NOW: Fly Fishing in Belize

Fly Fishing Belize – El Pescador July 2015 from Brenna on Vimeo.

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Amazing Video Footage – Exploring Mysterious Bottom of Belize Blue Hole

The hole itself is the opening to a system of caves and passageway that penetrate this undersea mountain. In various places, massive limestone stalactites hang down from what was once…

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7 Reasons Why Belize Should Be Your Next Fishing Destination

1. It’s a breeze to get a license. If you’ve ever had to do everything but promise your firstborn to pay for a fishing license—not to mention the time it…

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Diving the Great Blue Hole of Belize

What is it? The Great Blue Hole is one of those places you see a photo of and then dream of visiting for the rest of your life. Situated towards the…

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Photos and Video of a Family Tarpon Rivalry in Belize

Last month, Kae Brockermeyer and his 17-year-old grandson Jack attended our Belize Bonefish Bonanza at El Pescador. They enjoyed a fun rivalry, with Jack scoring first on tarpon—a 70-pounder. The very next day,…

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Don’t miss the Altun Ha Ruins near Belize City

The Altun Ha Ruins are easy to reach and a must see if you’re in Belize. These Mayan ruins are pretty much intact and quite magnificent. You can climb to…

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Birding and Fly-fishing in Belize

Oh Belize. A beautiful country on Central America’s coast, Belize boasts spectacular diving and snorkeling, immense cave systems, beautiful rivers, dense jungles, and of course, hundreds and hundreds of birds….

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Caracol Demolished

Throughout the central part of of Central America sat these great cities built by one of the greatest American civilisations. These people dared taming the vindictive tropical forests within which…

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Glover's Reef Atoll

Kayaking Belize’s Barrier Reef

Discover Belize! Join Explore Magazine Editor David Webb on a kayak and stand-up paddleboard adventure along Belize’s Meso-American Reef. See also: 24 Epic Journeys To Take Across Belize Before You…

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Everyday Life of Birds in Belize

As a birder, I draw familiarity not just from my surrounding landscape, but also from the local bird communities. In Durham, where I have now lived for two years, I…

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The Best Diving and Snorkeling in Belize

Tiny Belize’s mainland beckons with lush jungle canopy, palm-tangled Mayan ruins, and diverse wildlife. Still, this Central American jewel is best known for its snorkeling and diving sites along hundreds…

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Top Ten Reasons to Love Belize for Scuba Diving

Publishing a Top 10 list is always risky, especially when it comes to listing the wealth of adventures a diver can have in a country like Belize. It may be…

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Snorkeling at Silk Cayes – Placencia, Belize

The water is so clear that there are at least 5 shades of blue at the different depths. Then the island is completely surrounded by coral reef, and variety pack…

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Join A Fantastic Hosted Permit Trip To Garbutt’s Lodge in Punta Gorda, Belize

Looking for a great week of permit fishing and casting instruction at one of the top permit fishing lodge in the world? See also: Belize: Tarpon Fly Fishing Join host…

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PADI Calls Belize A World Class Scuba Diving Destination

The Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI), the world’s largest recreational diving membership and diver training organization founded in 1966 by John Cronin and Ralph Erickson has called Belize a…

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Diving in Belize

You can dive all year round in Belize but the best time for diving is between April and June. The rainy season is from June to November, but showers are…

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Cave Diving in Belize

Belize is a little known cave diving gem holding some of the most immaculate and under explored submerged structures in the Western Hemisphere. Scuba divers visiting Belize experience the thrill…

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Best Dive Locations in Belize

Belize has many amazing dive locations. Take a diving tour to explore the soaring diversity of diving sites, from ship wrecks to whale sharks. Read more: http://scubadiverlife.com/2014/10/20/best-dive-locations-belize/

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Hol Chan & Shark Ray Alley Snorkeling

In Belize for Danny and Joy’s wedding and had the chance to do some amazing snorkeling!

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Snorkeling in Belize

Belize offers the best snorkeling in Central America and the Caribbean thanks to its colorful and beautiful reef. This POV video of Hol Chan / Shark Ray Alley snorkeling was…

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Altun Ha: Water of the Rock

Once a major archaeological site, Altun Ha is the home of Belize’s famous Jade Head and is close in proximity to Belize City. The site covers an area of about…

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Featured Cave of the Week: Actun Tunichil Muknal

In myths, journeys to the underworld are never easy, and after visiting Actun Tunichil Muknal (Cave of the Stone Sepulchre), you may feel that you have been through your own…

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10 Of the Most Majestic Caves in Belize

  Top Caves in Belize Caves were used by the ancient Maya for performing spiritual rituals like sacrificing to their Gods and bloodletting. In the enigmatic Maya religion and mythology,…

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Explore Barton Creek Cave in Belize

Barton Creek Cave is about 45 minutes from San Ignacio Town. The tour is an exciting canoe trip into a remote cave formerly used by the ancient Maya as a…

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12 Mysterious Photos of Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave in Belize

The famous Actun Tunichil Munkal Cave (ATM Cave) has been making international headlines for the past two weeks so we decided to collect 12 mysterious photos of the ATM Cave…

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Fodors Travel: Belize is Best Underwater Adventure in the World

Fodor’s Travel, the world’s largest publisher of English language travel and tourism information has rated Belize as one of the best places for underwater adventures in the world. Fodors Travel…

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Belize: The Planet’s Best Diving Destination

Scubadiving.com has recognized Belize as one of the top diving destinations in the world along with The Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Bonaire, Mexico, Honduras, Turks and Caicos, US Virgin Islands, British…

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7 Beautiful Photos of South Water Caye in Belize

South Water Caye is a 15 acre gem in southern Belize that is a haven for scuba diving and snorkeling. The Belize Barrier Reef is only a short swim from…

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The Volcano’s of Belize

The forming of the landmass of our planet after Pangaea has been nothing short of remarkable. Plate shifting is still going on today with the evidence of earthquakes and the…

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Watch Now: Diving with Sea Turtles in Ambergris Caye

Ambergris Caye Belize 2014 In this video, Steve Patrizio dives with the sea turtles in Ambergris Caye, Belize. Ambergris Caye is the largest  island in Belize and sit in its…

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Top 5 Lesser-Known Dive Sites in Belize

Tell any avid scuba diver you’re en route to Belize, and you’re bound to hear: “Oh, you’re doing the Great Blue Hole!” It’s often assumed that divers travel to Belize…

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The King of Cahal Pech: Kawil Ka’an Chan Ba’lam

When you walk into the site of Cahal Pech the buildings that you will see were built somewhere in the middle of the classic period (700-750AD). The ancient Maya organised…

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WATCH NOW: Blue Creek Cave Adventure in Belize

The Maya name for the Blue Creek is “Hokeb Ha,” or “Where the water enters the earth”. Blue Creek is an extremely large cave that begins near the village of…

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Mayan City Found Near Mexico/Belize Border

According to Mexican Newspapers the Archaeologists from the National Institue of Anthropology and History (Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia) (INAH) confirmed today that there is an Ancient Mayan City…

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Of Sailboats and Sharks: A Day with Raggamuffin Tours

Did you know that, located just off the coast of Belize, lies part of the second-largest reef system in the world after the Great Barrier Reef in Australia? Well, it’s…

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Belize is home to one of the largest limestone cave systems in the world

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Shark Diving in Belize

OK that’s sounds way scarier than it was… These sharks are blind and I am not even sure if they have teeth like the predators you see on “Shark Week”….

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Top Ten Reasons to Love Belize for Scuba Diving

Photo credit: escapingabroad.com Publishing a Top 10 list is always risky, especially when it comes to listing the wealth of adventures a diver can have in a country like Belize….

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Five Amazing Places to Visit in Belize

It’s not just the beautiful tropical weather and ease of doing business in Belize that’s attracting investment in the tourism industry. One of a kind features in the natural landscape,…

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Beautiful and Bird-Filled Belize

A TRIP TO THIS CENTRAL AMERICAN COUNTRY REVEALS OTHERWORLDLY VISTAS AND EVEN THE REMOTE CHANCE OF SEEING A JAGUAR. WHAT’S GUARANTEED, HOWEVER, IS SPECTACULAR BIRDLIFE. BY MEL WHITE Published: November-December…

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5 Mayan temple sites worth a visit in Belize

Archaeologists affirm that Belize was once the center of the Mayan civilization because of the country’s varied flora and fauna and abundance of marine life, which was favorable to the…

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Belize’s Mystery Engages Artists

Xena Holzapfel ’12 knows that the history of great civilizations was written in clay. She is absorbing the lesson this summer in the dusty Belize village of San Antonio, where…

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Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary

The World’s First Jaguar Reserve is in Belize

Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary, established in 1990 is world renowned for being the first jaguar reserve. This “one of a kind” reserve was established as a result of jaguar studies…

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The Best Maya Ruins in Belize

With a sumptuous coastline, adventure sports galore, and rain forests teeming with animal and plant life, it’s no wonder Belize tops many must travel lists. But one of the most…

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Hole in the jungle floor, Belize

Belize offers picture perfect scenery such as the photo above which is a hole in the jungle floor. Do you know where this photo was taken? We would love to…

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Have you ever experienced Cave tubing & Zip Lining in Belize?

Have you ever experienced Cave tubing? If no, welcome to the world of cave tubing. The fascinating world of adventure sports in the kingdom of Belize. Your time starts now! The…

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Photo of the day: Goff’s Caye Belize

Goff’s Caye is a small island off the shore of Belize City, Belize and sits right on the edge of the Belize Barrier Reef with waters to the south and east being only 0.6 to 3 meters deep….

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Photo of the day: Skydiving The Great Blue Hole

The great blue hole is one of the top attractions in Belize Nestled in the Lighthouse Reef Atoll of Belize is the Great Blue Hole, a large submarine vertical cave…

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Meet B’alam and Zean

These jaguar cubs are named B’alam and Zean! B’alam means powerful king. Zean represents the people of Belize. Photo credit: Milwaukee County Zoo The cubs are the first offspring for…

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Vacation Guide to Belize Mayan Ruins & Archeology

Archaeologists working in Belize joke that just about anywhere you scoop up a trowel of dirt you are likely to discover evidence of ancient civilization! Wherever your vacation plans take…

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5 Active Adventures in Belize

Sure you can relax in a hammock with a cocktail in Belize, but why would you want to, with so many adventures to be found? Here are the top must-dos,…

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Belize: Mother Nature’s Best Kept Secret

In many ways, the small country of Belize is much like Minnesota in the spring. I make this comparison not because of the weather (average highs are in the upper…

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A Placencia Resort in Belize Announces Details of the 2nd Annual Placencia Marathon

Join in for the second annual “End of the World Marathon” in Placencia, Belize. Come for the run and stay for the fun in a Caribbean wonderland of beautiful beaches,…

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Five Reasons Why Belize is Beautiful

Belize is a beautiful country well worth exploring. It’s simple, natural, and full of many kinds of friendly people who all seem to get along, despite their differences. And, beyond…

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Mark Andre is Seeking a Sister Forest in Belize

February 12, 2013 Wilber Sabido, Director The Forest Department of Belize Forest Drive Belmopan City, Belize   Dear Mr. Sabido: The City of Arcata is interested in exploring the potential…

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Sail Belize’s Great Barrier Reef with Raggamuffin Tours

Raggamuffin Tours – Caye Caulker’s best tour operator company has put together an amazing adventure to access the more remote and inaccessible parts of Belize’s reef that showcases some of…

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Beautiful Belize Invites You To A Wild Animal Adventure

  Escape to the private and remote paradise, Belize! Located in the heart of Central America, and is bordered by Mexico to the north and Guatemala to the west and south. …

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A spotted history of Belize

Jaguars lurk near a luxurious forest retreat. Brilliant birds fill the sky above. But which species will Ben Ross add to his Life List? Photo / Thinkstock “Calvin Klein’s Obsession,”…

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