Tag Archives: Ambergris Caye
Posted on 07. Apr, 2014 by grandbaymen.
Belize is a very popular country for US citizens looking for a relaxing retirement haven.
Posted on 04. Apr, 2014 by grandbaymen.
Michelle Jacobs, 50, moved to Belize with her husband and opened a small business called The Melt Cafť. Having completely settled on Ambergris Caye, a place that she says she adores, Ms. Jacobs offers some handy tips about what other expats living in Belize can expect.
Posted on 31. Mar, 2014 by grandbaymen.
For many people that move to Belize, relaxing is simply not enough. Some retirees are looking for something to do, while other expats might need the extra money from a business to actually fund their new life.
Posted on 21. Mar, 2014 by grandbaymen.
Any expat living in Belize will be quick to relay all the fantastic qualities this nation provides. It is appealing because the native language is English, it is a tax haven and there is a great retiree program in place. Moreover, Belize has a diverse and cultural landscape for people to explore.
Posted on 17. Mar, 2014 by grandbaymen.
Belize is well known around the world for having a variety of wonderful beaches. For those who are looking to invest in Belize, itís extremely worthwhile finding a property as close to the coast as possible.
Posted on 06. Mar, 2014 by grandbaymen.
For many people, the thought of moving abroad for their retirement is an extremely appealing idea. Packing up and moving to a sunny location where people can live out their days in peace and quiet and a relaxing environment may be just the thing that new retirees are looking for.
Posted on 21. Feb, 2014 by grandbaymen.
All those living in Belize know just how beautiful their country is, but the residents of Ambergris Caye have extra reason to celebrate after the island was picked in top spot for the 2014 Travelerís Choice Island Awards.
Posted on 11. Feb, 2014 by grandbaymen.
While the town council elections may still be a way off, the Peopleís United Party (PUP) have decided to get a head start, getting their campaign efforts initiated well ahead of any election. In 2015, the town council elections will be held, followed by general elections in 2017.
Posted on 07. Jan, 2014 by grandbaymen.
All those living in Belize know of the wonderful vacation destinations that the country offers. However, these spots have now been internationally recognized, through a number of 2013 travel accolades.
Posted on 09. Dec, 2013 by grandbaymen.
Fishing is a popular pastime in Belize, and many of those living in San Pedro Town enjoy the hobby.
Posted on 20. Nov, 2013 by grandbaymen.
Like all regions of the world, residents of Ambergris Caye are sometimes worried about the safety of their neighborhoods. To give people peace of mind and help raise awareness on how to stay safe and report possible crimes, the Police Drama Club has been educating those living in San Pedro Town.
Posted on 11. Nov, 2013 by grandbaymen.
The amount of garbage along Belizeís beaches has dominated news of late, with many people wanting to take action.
Posted on 06. Nov, 2013 by grandbaymen.
Whilst living in Belize is often thought of as paradise, Ambergris Caye has one problem; garbage. Over the past few years the rising amount of rubbish has been an increasing problem for San Pedro Town Council (SPTC).
Posted on 05. Nov, 2013 by grandbaymen.
Tourism is becoming increasingly important in Belize, but it isnít only diving enthusiasts flocking to the nationís coast who are taking the time to vacation on Ambergris Caye.
Posted on 12. Sep, 2013 by grandbaymen.
Nobody who dived in the Great Blue Hole off Lighthouse Reef has come away thinking it is anything less than wonderful, but could it be the Eighth Wonder of the World? This is what the Belize Tourism Board thinks and it has entered the marine marvel in an international competition that could attract many more [...]
Posted on 11. Sep, 2013 by grandbaymen.
A new branch of the National Fishermen Producers Cooperative Society is opening in San Pedro, and itís good news for fisherman and locals alike.† Since the CaribeŮa Producers Cooperative closed there have been few places to get really fresh fish in the area without waiting around at dawn for the boats to come in.† Now [...]
Posted on 04. Sep, 2013 by grandbaymen.
Following the fire that destroyed a large part of Ramonís Village Hotel last month, the people of San Pedro have been coming together to help in any way they can.† Thanks in part to their efforts, the resort is now up and running again and hopes to return to normal before long.† Its American owners [...]
Posted on 28. Aug, 2013 by grandbaymen.
Ambergris Caye is a Caribbean paradise isle administered by Belize. This island of flat coral sand is some 25-miles in length and is the most southerly part of the Yucatan Peninsula. It has the expected warm Caribbean climate but does benefit from refreshing and cooling sea breezes. To the east the island is protected by a coral reef that runs for 185 miles along the Belize coastline.