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.
There are several ways to get around Belize, during a Belize Vacation, but here are some of the most popular. Boat
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
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.
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.
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.
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
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.... http://bit.ly/9kkpxm
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.