I love Thanksgiving here because you can make it as big or as small as you want it to be. Everything is open – it is not a holiday in Belize – you can go on a snorkel tour – or book a beach barbecue or head to Caye Caulker for lunch – and thenKeep reading »
Living in Belize is fantastic. But it can be a very BIG adjustment when you move from another country…from the US or Canada. And while I’ve been here full-time for over 15 years now and it is my home (I just submitted my application for citizenship!), I learn something new pretty much every day. ItKeep reading »
Thanksgiving isn’t a holiday that is traditionally celebrated in Belize – the pilgrims/Native Indians story is a uniquely American one. But if you are traveling this year to Ambergris Caye for this last full week of November then: 1. Good call! Getting a bit of sun, great food, snorkeling, rejuvenation, relaxation, and vacation in beforeKeep reading »
Some of my favorite Scoops!
Where Should I Begin?
I post a bunch on my blog – some posts that you can refer to again and again…some just updates on what’s new on the island or even with me. If you are new here, it might be best to start with one of these posts. But look around! Over 10 years of me talking about life on Ambergris Caye and in Belize.
- 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 »