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Inside Background
Tourists wandering through the streets of Belize City appreciate some of its...
Last edited: 08 April 2008
The first people to settle in Belize were Creoles. Then Mestizos and a smaller...
Last edited: 22 July 2006
The Mayan ruins around Belize prove that Belize was heavily inhabited by around...
Last edited: 22 July 2006
Belize is located in between Mexico and Guatemala, surrounded by small islands...
Last edited: 13 October 2006
Belize has a subtropical climate with dry and wet seasons. The dry season last...
Last edited: 22 July 2006
Inside Transportation
Most travelers arrive in Belize via the Belize International Airport. This...
Last edited: 22 July 2006
In Belize, it is very easy to find taxis to get from location to location...
Last edited: 10 April 2015
Inside Things to Do
A great, convenient day trip is a visit to Altun Ha, a nearby Mayan Ruin. It...
Last edited: 22 July 2008
Belize City does not have a “hot” and incredibly diverse nightlife. Instead...
Last edited: 19 February 2010
Belize is sometimes called one of the seven Underwater Wonders of the World. In...
Last edited: 23 July 2006
When you come to Belize, ask your guide to take you to the BTL Park.  It's in...
Last edited: 30 January 2014
A pretty unique way of spending half a day or more is to get out of Belize City...
Last edited: 30 April 2009
There is a spice place that was on the tourist pier and has moved right outside...
Last edited: 07 January 2015
Inside Dining Scene
There are dozens of restaurants that serve good food at better prices compared...
Last edited: 08 May 2008
Inside Belize: For Foreign Visitors
The currency system in Belize is fabulously easy for American visitors.  The...
Last edited: 12 September 2016
Passports:  All visitors to Belize must present a valid passport before...
Last edited: 01 May 2015
emergency numbers 90 fire  (Belize City only) 90 Ambulance (Belize City only...
Last edited: 21 May 2014
Belize is unique in that it is the only Central American country that has...
Last edited: 21 May 2014
Telephones in Belize There are a wide variety of phones in Belize. Phone booth...
Last edited: 21 May 2014
Tipping is not usually included in restaurant charges.  Typical is anywhere...
Last edited: 10 February 2008
It is easy to include Guatemala in your travel plans. Belize is beautiful and...
Last edited: 06 October 2014
Bus travel in Belize is a cheap and convenient way to travel. Getting on You do...
Last edited: 09 June 2015
There are only two entry points to enter the country by road into Belize. The...
Last edited: 23 September 2014
GST (Goods and Services Tax) came into effect in Belize on July 1, 2006. This...
Last edited: 22 May 2014
A water taxi is a boat, with seating for up to about 80 passengers, providing...
Last edited: 16 June 2015