October 2018

Once You Visit Belize, You May Never Want to Leave

By | 2018-10-09T18:26:23+00:00 October 9th, 2018|Blog|

Many people come to Belize on vacation to enjoy some fun in the sun and spend time relaxing in one of the most pristine environments on the planet. After all, Belize is just a short flight from North America and the only place in the region where everyone speaks English (it's the official language). But [...]

Belize Is Becoming the World’s Most Popular Destination

By | 2018-10-04T18:01:16+00:00 October 4th, 2018|Blog|

As regional travel destination heavyweights like Costa Rica and Mexico have been unbearably crowded and overpriced, oft-overlooked Belize is rapidly on its way to becoming one of the world's most popular destinations. Just a decade ago, it was impossible to fly directly to Belize from the United States, but now American Airlines, Delta, Southwest, Sun [...]

September 2018

Retiring in Belize – a friendly, convenient Caribbean paradise

By | 2018-09-27T20:09:19+00:00 September 27th, 2018|Blog|

Selecting the right location to purchase real estate requires careful research and planning. Before investing in real estate, you need to know what the appeal of the area is. You also need confidence that the area will continue to be appealing throughout your entire ownership period. Regardless of whether you are looking for a beautiful retirement destination or you are in the market for a vacation home that can double as an income-producing rental property, it makes sense to focus on Belize. Many Caribbean and Central American tropical destinations have gorgeous beaches, but they are unfortunately crowded with [...]

10 Reasons Why Belize is Central America’s Hidden Gem

By | 2018-09-26T15:41:57+00:00 September 26th, 2018|Blog|

Tucked away under Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, the tiny nation of Belize is truly Central America's hidden gem. Here are 10 reasons why: 1 - Reef  A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Belize Barrier Reef has more than 400 islands and is a mecca for activities like snorkeling, fishing, and scuba diving. 2 - Cultures  Belize may have fewer than half a million residents, but it is an [...]

Why Canadians Should Move to Belize Right Now

By | 2018-09-25T14:39:19+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Blog|

Whether you're reaching retirement age or are just looking for a great place to begin a new life, Belize is increasingly becoming a popular destination for Canadian expats. As a former British colony, English is the official language, so you'll never have to worry about communicating with the locals or reading the street signs. And [...]

Top 5 Reasons to Buy Belize Real Estate in 2018/2019

By | 2018-09-25T12:59:33+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Blog|

Buy Belize Real Estate in 2018/2019  One of the best places in the world to buy real estate right now is in Belize. Over the past decade, the real estate market in this beautiful Caribbean country has been heating up, and 2018 is definitely the right year to claim your stake. By buying property in [...]

What Does It Cost to Retire in Belize?

By | 2018-09-25T14:26:46+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Blog|

With airfare to Belize getting cheaper all the time thanks to increased competition from major airlines like Southwest, Delta, Air Canada, United, American Airlines, and WestJet, it's no surprise that more and more people are considering moving to and investing in Belize. But how far will your dollars go if you do choose to retire [...]

Where is Corozal Belize?

By | 2018-09-25T14:26:55+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Why Belize|

Corozal is the name of both a district (equivalent to a "county") of Belize as well as the district capital, often distinguished by being called Corozal Town. Corozal District is the northernmost district of Belize and borders the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. The district capital, Corozal Town, lies about nine miles south of the [...]

Expats in Belize Love Garifuna Music

By | 2018-09-25T14:34:59+00:00 September 22nd, 2018|Blog|

In 2001, the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) recognized the Garifuna language, dance, and music to be a Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity. The Garifuna are a unique Afro-Caribbean people found in Belize which have preserved much of the language and rhythms of their heritage, including distinct three-piece [...]