Don’t Hold Back! Your Laid-back Life Awaits in Corozal Belize
Corozal is Belize’s northernmost district located just across the border of Mexico with which it shares the beautiful Chetumal Bay. With a laid-back vibe and some of the best weather in Belize, Corozal also offers unparalleled shopping opportunities across the border, including familiar low-cost retailers like Wal-Mart and Home Depot.
Corozal is also conveniently located close to many of the top tourist destinations in Belize, including the islands of Ambergris Caye and Caye Caulker, and the Placencia Peninsula. There’s always plenty to do in Belize, including the ever-popular lobster festivals, the International Maya Costa festival, and plenty of parades and street parties to commemorate Independence Day (September 21) and The Battle of St. George’s Caye Day (September 10).
Domestic airlines Maya Island Air and Tropic Air connect Corozal with convenient and affordable flights to every corner of Belize, including San Ignacio Town, Ambergris Caye, Placencia, and Belize City. And just over the border in Mexico is the popular resort town and airport of Cancun.
With a very affordable cost of living, unbeatable weather, access to world-class healthcare facilities in Mexico, and affordable real estate, Corozal is one of the most popular retirement destinations for expats.
“I was in the States for three weeks recently, and I was homesick for Corozal. We just love everything here,” says expat Angi Eurton, referring to the close-knit community, low cost of living, and the Caribbean climate and lifestyle.
The government of Belize offers residency permits on very attractive conditions that include duty exemptions on the importation of vehicles (including boats) and personal goods, tax exemptions, and liberal residency requirements that make the country ideal for retirees and individuals wishing to purchase an investment or vacation property.
Orchid Bay, located on the pristine Chetumal Bay in Corozal, Belize, is a thriving expat community with modern conveniences in a beautiful natural setting. Residents can enjoy bird watching, hiking along nature trails in unspoiled jungle settings, or simply relaxing beachside to the gently rhythms of the wind and waves. Corozal has a very active expat social community with events, games, and plenty of activities all year-round.
A master-planned, gated community ideal for expats looking to retire or buy a vacation home in the Caribbean, Orchid Bay is an established community offering condominiums, land, and villas in one of the most stunning locations in Belize. Visit their website for more information on Belize real estate and retirement.