Creating our newest Belize & Mexico Brochure

The fall colours are reaching their peak in southern Canada, crisp, bright sunny days and cool nights are the norm. At times it feels  strange after spending hours  poring over images of the tropics, lush greens, turquoise waters and bright sand cayes to step outside into the colours of Autumn. 

Belize Vacation Guide - Gettting Around During a Belize Vacation

There are several ways to get around Belize, during a Belize Vacation, but here are some of the most popular.  Boat

Historic Lighthouse on Half Moon Caye National Monument Falls after Tropical Storm Matthew

Reports from Belize are that on September 27th, the historic lighthouse on Half Moon Caye toppled over.   Tropical Storm Matthew left little or no damage in Belize, however some of the stronger than normal winds and increased swell from the storm knocked down the historic lighthouse in Belize.  This lighthouse has stood as a symbol of conservation in Belize, and is often used

Belize Vacation Guide - Getting into Belize for a Vacation

Documents and Visas When traveling to Belize for a vacation, all visitors must present a valid passport before they will be permitted to enter the country.  It's important to be aware that driver's licenses and birth certificates are not approved travel documents and therefore will not meet the documentary requirements when trying to enter Belize.  Passports must be valid until the time of departure and for at least three months from the date of arrival. 

New Kids Paddling Gear in Belize

What a great Summer.  The month of August has been all about water time with the family...just as it should be for those of us who live in temperate climes.  A highlight for our family was a week of whitewater paddling on the Ottawa River in Ontario. Warm water, big rapids and  great people.

Belize Vacation Guide - Belize Weather for Vacation Planning

When preparing to travel it's always a good idea to have an understanding of the type of climate and weather you will be experiencing.  By having such information, you will know what type of clothing to pack and will thus be better prepared and more comfortable during your trip. 

Preparing for our 25th Season Specializing in Belize Vacations

2010/2011 Belize Season Preparations... Over the last 8 weeks my team has been working hard to get the trip pieces in place for our upcoming 2010/2011 Season in Belize, and now Mexico. All group lodge and special site reservations have been confirmed by our suppliers. We are now receiving our new equipment orders and preparing them for container shipment to Belize ahead of the season opening. Over the next 3 to 4 weeks, guide and yoga instructor schedules will be finalized.

Great Flight Deals to Belize…

We have some great tools to help you with research to get to Belize.  Recently, we found some great fares from a few different points of departure, which include:
  • Seattle to Belize City - SEA-BZE -  $565 USD
  • Dallas to Belize City - EWR - BZE - $670 USD
  • Los Angeles to Belize City - LAX - BZE - $608 USD
  • San Fransisco to Belize City - SFO - BZE - $608 USD
  • Denver to Belize City - DEN - BZE - $583 USD
  • Toronto to Belize City - YYZ - BZE - $506 CAD
  • Calgary to Belize City - YYC - BZE - $1019 CAD

Great News! New Jaguar Wildlife Sanctuary, recently created in Belize.

Here is a great article from National Geographic regarding the newly minted Labouring Creek Jaguar Corridor Wildlife Sanctuary, located between Belize City and the capital Belmopan.  A 7,000 acre piece of crown land has been set aside for these great cats.  Click here for more details....

No Oil affects in Belize, Yucatan, Mexico and the Western Caribbean

We are all saddened by BP oil disaster in the Gulf and have been following the developments with  great concern. Our hearts go out  for the people and the marine life in the region that have been so critically affected.