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Garifuna people of Belize

13 Things to Know about the Garifuna people of Belize

1.) The Garifuna history has been one of constant migration and intermarriage. Oral history records that the Garifuna ancestors, the Arawak Indians, migrated from Guyana, Surinam and Venezuela around long before the arrival of the Europeans to the New World and settled in the Greater Antilles Islands in the Caribbean. A second ancestor, the Carib […]

Maya Ruins in Belize

Maya Ruins in Belize – 5 Archaeological Sites to Visit

Maya Ruins in Belize Belize has more ancient Maya sites than any other country on the planet, which is why every visitor to Belize should definitely visit one of these architectural wonders. If you’re coming to Belize to visit ancient Maya ruins, here are five sites you should definitely visit: Cahal Pech Located just across […]

Belize With Kids

Best Things to Do in Belize with Kids

Whether your little ones are just out of diapers or older teens, there are lots of amazing activities to do and sights to see in Belize for your whole family. Belize is a peaceful, democratic, and English-speaking nation located just south of Mexico on the shores of the beautiful Caribbean Sea. About the same size […]

Maya Ruins of Southern Belize

The Mysterious Maya Ruins of Southern Belize

For lovers of ancient history and the advanced Maya culture, Belize is a treasure trove of both large and small sites, many of which lay undiscovered for more than 1,000 years. Visitors are often astonished that such large ancient cities could have remained undetected for so long, but they are located in the middle of […]

Visit Belize in the Fall

The weather might be taking a turn for the worst across North America, but fall is definitely a great time to visit Belize. Unlike the United States or Canada which experience a long, cold autumn and winter season, Belize continues to enjoy warm weather and long sunny days. In October, for instance, when most of […]

ATM Cave in Belize

Touring the ATM Cave in Belize

If you’re looking for paradise, you’ll find it in Belize and if you require a tour company to ensure your trip is a good one then consider Untame Belize, one of the nation’s premier, licensed tour companies equipped to arrange cultural experiences, hiking, zip-lining, river cruises, tours to ancient Maya cities and sacred caves, and […]

Actun Tunichil Muknal Tour From Placencia Belize

The Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave, popularly known as ATM Cave, is one of the best-preserved ancient Maya sites in the world. Abandoned by the Maya more than 1,000 years ago, the ATM Cave lay undisturbed and forgotten until it was accidentally rediscovered in the 1980s. It’s easy to see why this magnificent underground site was […]

How to Get From Belize City to San Ignacio

How to Get From Belize City to San Ignacio Most people fly into Belize at the Philip Goldson International Airport in Ladyville, just a few miles north of Belize City. From there, it’s relatively simple to get to San Ignacio, the country’s second-largest urban area. Flying  Flying from Belize City to the airport outside of […]

ATV Tours Belize

Belize is a land of wild, untrammeled beauty, its jungles and rainforests teeming with a cornucopia of exotic wildlife. And one of the best ways to explore these lush natural environments is with an ATV tour. ATVs or All-Terrain Vehicles are tough, four-wheel vehicles that can easily navigate the rugged terrain of Belize. Far from […]

5 Belize Tours You Can Enjoy on Your Vacation

Belize is a small country, but it is jam-packed with exciting things to do and see. Here are just a few of the amazing tours you can enjoy on your vacation in Belize ATM Cave In the local Mayan dialect, the name Actun Tunichil Muknal means the Cave of the Crystal Sepulchre. Better known as […]