Escape the winter and retire in the sun| Retire in Sunny Belize

Escape the winter and retire in the sun

Belize: The New Retirement Capital of the Caribbean

If you’re tired of shoveling snow, wrapping up in scarves and gloves, and fighting against freezing rain, Belize is definitely the right country for you. This unique gem of a nation located on the sunny shores of the Caribbean is increasingly becoming a popular choice for North American expats to retire, live, and vacation.

Here are a few reasons why you will love escaping winter and retiring in the sun in 2017:

Belize Weather

On the coldest day of the year in Belize, you’ll never need anything more than a sweatshirt or sweater. Belize enjoys fabulous weather all year-round, ranging from the high 80s during the hottest months to the upper 70s during the chillier periods.

Affordable Airfare

All major airlines, including American, Delta, United, and Southwest operate non-stop flights from the United States to Belize, and new flights are being added all the time. For example, Southwest will begin flying from Fort Lauderdale to Belize in June 2017 for a price around $89. Additionally, WestJet now offers non-stop flights from Toronto, Canada, to Belize, and the international airport in Belize City has connections to Mexico, Panama, Honduras, and Guatemala.

Pristine Rainforests and Jungles

Whether you’re interested in bird watching in one of the most beautiful spaces on the planet or hiking through ancient rainforests and jungles in search of jaguars, black howler monkeys, tapirs, giant iguanas, and orchids, Belize is one of the most bio-diverse countries in the world.

World-class Scuba Diving and Snorkeling for Retirees

Even if you’ve never tried scuba diving and snorkeling, the crystal clear waters of the Belize Barrier Reef and its hundreds of islands are the perfect place for amateurs to marvel at the kaleidoscope of marine flora and fauna that live in Belize.

The Qualified Retired Persons Program

Known as the QRP program, the Belize government makes it easy for anyone age 45 or older and their families to gain permanent residency status. The QRP program offers generous allowances, including the importation of personal goods (including vehicles) completely tax and duty free.

Belize Welcomes Expats

Belize is truly a melting pot culture with dozens of different communities, including the Creole, Mennonite, Maya, Garifuna, Chinese, and expats. Belizeans are renowned for their friendliness and warmth. You’ll feel right at home when you retire in Belize.

Orchid Bay

Orchid Bay is a master-planned, gated community located in Belize’s northern Corozal District. Orchid Bay has all the amenities needed for retirees to life a great life in Belize and retire in the sun in peace and harmony.

Orchid Bay offers villas, land, and condos in an established community. Retirees should visit Orchid Bay’s website for more information.

Save

Top Places to Stay in Belize






Belize Tour Companies and Travel Agents

Belize Real Estate Opportunities






June 29, 2018

How the Belize Barrier Reef Beat the Endangered List

An oil drilling moratorium, development restrictions and fishing reform has helped the 200-mile-reef come off Unesco’s endangered world heritage sites...
Read More
June 26, 2018

What the New Alaia Belize Will Look Like

The newest addition to Belize’s fast-growing hotel pipeline is on track for 2020, and now we’ve gotten the exclusive first...
Read More
June 26, 2018

Saving the underwater wonder world of Belize’s reef

Just a stone’s throw off the coast of Belize, brightly colored tropical fish mingle with sharks, manta rays and sea...
Read More
June 26, 2018

RCL Exclusive Your Off-the-Grid Guide to Belize

Belize is the tropical vacation version of a perfect meal. Light appetizer, indulgent main course, decadent dessert and booze …...
Read More
June 17, 2018

Latham: Hard work must be the national symbol of Belize

BELIZE CITY, Belize — Belize is tiny for a country — about the land size of Maryland — but it...
Read More
June 17, 2018

7 Ambergris Caye Restaurants Secret Special Request Options

Once you have lived on Ambergris Caye awhile, you get to know which restaurants have off-menu special request options. Read...
Read More
June 12, 2018

Please Belize Me: Ten Reasons to Put Ambergris Caye on Travel List

After a year of procrastination and poor planning, Belize finally made it on my to do list in 2018. Read...
Read More
June 12, 2018

Autograph Collection Hotels Set to Debut in Belize with the Opening of Alaia

Autograph Collection Hotels, in partnership with owner and developer Andrew Ashcroft, today announced the brand will debut in Belize with the...
Read More
June 12, 2018

5 Reasons to Vacation in Belize this Summer

Summer is the busiest season for travel to Europe. That’s where most vacationers are headed during the months of June,...
Read More
1 2 3 19

Comments

comments

0 Comments

Leave a Comment

Login

Welcome! Login in to your account

Remember me Lost your password?

Don't have account. Register

Lost Password

Register

Close
Please support the site
By clicking any of these buttons you help our site to get better
Banner-1