As you step foot pretty much anywhere on Ambergris Caye, you’ll notice a change. FLAGS ARE EVERYWHERE! On utility poles, fluttering from home and golf carts, you can’t look anywhere without seeing a political flag. Belize’s General Election has been announced for November 11th. The election was announced just a few weeks ago – allowingKeep reading »
Or: “Expat” LIfe and Nostalgia I moved to Belize in May of 2007 and have lived on Ambergris Caye, full-time, ever since. 13+ years living in Belize. Over 1/4 of my life. Belize is my home. Home. It was a gradual process…but I think I stopped calling New York “home” about 6 or 7 yearsKeep reading »
For the past few days, the ocean has been flat as a pancake and crystal clear. Or….as this reader and long-time Ambergris Caye resident called it “The October Calms”. I posted a short video yesterday – in which I could practically reach out and grab a school of mullet swimming just offshore and he wrote:Keep reading »
Some of my favorite Scoops!
Where Should I Begin?
I post a bunch…perhaps too much and there is a ton of information on this site. Some useful to you, some not. So let me list a few posts that might help you find what you are looking for…
- Locations (Belize’s different areas and a description)
- The Belize Bucket List (Stuff to Do!)
- Belize is SO Different. Here’s Why…
- 15 Things No One Told You About Moving to Belize
- My Eight Craziest Adventures in Belize
- Best Beaches on Ambergris Caye
- My Guide to Secret Beach – Ambergris Caye’s HOTTEST spot
- Money! Conversion, Cash or Credit, Tipping and More
- Your Complete Packing Guide for Belize
While some plan a trip to Belize to just lay in a hammock, drink a frozen cocktail and relax, most like to take advantage of all the activities Belize has to offer. Whether it’s mainland trips to the ruins or jungle, repelling down waterfalls, visiting the Belize Zoo or snorkeling the reef, there are plenty of things to do for people of all ages and all levels of thirst for adventure.
You are thinking about vacation (who isn’t?). Why choose tiny Belize? Here are eight reasons why I think Belize rocks. See if you agree… KEEP READING »