Taking the Plunge into Belize's Blue Hole
On December 2, 2018, the Vancouver-based Aquatica Submarines Company completed an incredible deep-sea dive into what is believed to be the largest underwater sinkhole in the world, Belize’s mysterious Great Blue Hole.
History of the Mennonites in Belize
Belize is truly a melting pot of cultures including Mayan, Spanish, Garifuna, English, East Indian, Chinese, and Mennonite. Many people are surprised to hear that Belize is home to a thriving Mennonite population of over 10,000 of Russian descent. Approximately 2,000 Mennonites are converts from local communities.
Five Best Adventures in Belize
Belize may be a country that is small in size, but what the country lacks in size, it makes up for in adventure. Whether you enjoy exploring ancient caves or ruins or getting up close and personal with the country’s vast array of flora and fauna, Belize is a country that is built for adventurers.
Secret Beach - Belize's Worst Kept Secret
Located approximately 4.5 miles northwest of San Pedro Town, Secret Beach isn’t really a secret anymore. But no trip to Ambergris Caye is complete without checking this gem of a place out!
Restaurants for Romance on Ambergris Caye
Many folks come to Belize for romantic getaways, birthdays, honeymoons, or wedding celebrations. In order to make those times a little bit more special, here are our suggestions of where to go for a romantic night (or afternoon) out.
We are barely into 2019, and there’s already so much to write about. Many of you already know that Belize is a country to get away from it all and relax. Maybe to warm up too. If you’d like some, or a lot, of adventure mixed in with your next vacation to Ambergris Caye, there’s definitely no shortage of diversion to choose from.
Check it out. On December 2, 2018, the Vancouver-based Aquatica Submarine Company completed an incredible adventure of its own; all the way down into Belize’s marvelous Blue Hole. Find out more about their amazing journey complete with all their latest and greatest technology in the article.
As you may know by now, one of the seemingly countless things I adore about Belize is it is truly a melting pot of many incredible cultures. The Mennonites in particular, are some of the most interesting people who inhabit this amazing country. Read more on their history in Belize and how much they do for the country.
Physically speaking, Belize is a country that is small in size. However, as many of you know, it’s literally overflowing with adventures. From spelunking in the “ATM” caves, to swimming with sharks and rays, there’s definitely no shortage of activities for both the thrill seekers and the more prudent alike.
One of my favorite spots on Ambergris Caye is the beautiful Secret Beach. With it’s crystal clear water and deliciously fresh food, you won’t want to miss this little jewel next time you come to Ambergris Caye. And getting there is just half the fun.
Many folks come to beautiful Belize for romantic getaways, birthdays, honeymoons, or wedding celebrations. If you’re wanting a bit of romance mixed in with your next (or first) Belize vacation, Betsy Rosenlund lists some our favorite suggestions of where to go for a romantic night, or afternoon out.