Belize is being recommended by many prestigious publications lately. In the last month or two, Conde Nast, Lonely Planet, National Geographic have all recommended Belize as one of the best places to visit in 2019. Now Los Angeles Times
is recommending that travelers pack their bags and visit Belize!
Belize is small country in Central America that boasts big attractions. It is a melting pot nation full of culture; travelers can immerse themselves in culturally focused events like Garifuna Settlement Day and several festivals celebrating traditional cuisine (including chocolate)!
For a romantic tropical holiday, experience the beautiful offshore islands, such as Caye Caulker or Ambergris Caye. Here, you can spend the day relaxing on the beach and snorkeling or scuba diving one of the world's most vibrant reef systems.
On the mainland, there are a ton of opportunities to get acquainted with the history of the Caribbean region. Visit the several ancient ruins to learn about the everyday life of the fascinating Maya society.
Popular Maya sites include Xunantunich
and Cahal Pech which are both located inland near San Ignacio, and Altun Ha which is located in the Belize District.
Adventurous travelers will love zip lining through the dense jungle or spelunking through the vast cave systems characteristic of the Yucatan Peninsula on which Belize is situated. Families may also be interested in the Belize Zoo
, which is a non-profit organization that focuses on wildlife conservation and animal rehabilitation. The zoo exhibits over 175 animals.
English is the official language of Belize, and the Los Angles Times lists its proximity to the United States as a major plus of traveling here. The country enjoys a continuously warm climate, making it the perfect travel destination year round. Because of its convenience, beauty, and huge host of things to see and do, Belize's popularity has been on the rise. Although small, Belize has something to offer to every type of traveler.
Travelers visiting Belize in 2019, can rely on Untame Belize, a local tour company located in southern Belize. Untame offers transfers, shuttles, and adventure tours to all of the popular attractions in Belize.
Email Untame at firstname.lastname@example.org
for more information about what to see and do in Belize in 2019.