Tips before you travel to Belize

After traveling through Mexico and Guatemala first; I really had to adjust a couple of days to the different way of traveling, culture, people and costs in Belize. Here I will describe my experiences and hope you find this useful tips. Visa As a Dutch citizen we don’t need to request a Visa, we get one in our passport for … Read More

Route for 2-3 weeks Belize

Belize is on the 2019 top 10 countries travel list of Lonely Planet! Panama is on the same list too, check my blogs on Panama here. And for a reason, Belize is beautiful and different than the rest of Central America. It has the second largest barrier reef in the world including the famous Blue Hole!! Belize has the Caribbean … Read More

Laidback Hopkins & Placencia

Hopkins and Placencia are located in the South of Belize; both with their own vibe, atmosphere and characteristics. Both very different but both laidback and perfect to chill and start or finish your books and have a proper drink on the beach!! Hopkins Still being on my high from the Raggamuffin Sailing Tour, I arrived in coastal village Hopkins after … Read More

Raggamuffin Sailing Tour

I love sailing!!! After my Panama San Blas sailing experience I wanted to learn sailing and have my own boat one day. I love to be in and around the ocean and even more when the ocean looks as clear and turquoise as in Belize where you continuously want to jump into the water. When I found out there is … Read More

Colorful Caye Caulker & Blue Hole

The Rastafarian vibe gave me the real holiday feeling on Caye Caulker; nice cooling breeze, palm trees, reggae music, fresh fish, turquoise waters, white sand, clear waters and an amazing underwater world close to the second largest reef in the world. Caye Caulker is easygoing; only golf cars and bikes drive around! As a Dutchy that is perfect of course. … Read More

Belize Zoo & TEC Lodge

When I was planning my trip to Central America, I wanted to go to the highlights but left some time to do unplanned activities as well. You have to do this when you are traveling for 9 weeks, you can’t plan every day. A woman in San Ignacio pointed out to me the idea to go to the Belize Zoo. … Read More

San Ignacio & ATM cave

I arrived in San Ignacio, Cayo District of Belize by bus from Flores, Guatemala. I have to admit I had a culture shock. The nature is almost the same, the distance from Flores to San Ignacio is about 3 hours by bus, but I arrived in a totally different country! From the relative cheap, lovely, tiny, Maya descendants, Spanish speaking, … Read More