Things To Do

History Lesson: Discover the Maya Temples of Belize

Posted by on Feb 21, 2014 in Things To Do | 0 comments

History Lesson: Discover the Maya Temples of Belize

One of the most amazing and unique part of many travelers’ journeys is exploring the ancient heritage of the Mayans in Belize.  Depending on your travel plans, and your enthusiasm of Mayan history, there are thousands of Mayan ruins to tour. We came across this educational infographic that gives you a nice tour of a handful of Mayan Temples, located around the country. Explore more infographics like this one on the web’s largest information design community – Visually. Did any of these ruins peak your interest?  We pulled up a list of TripAdvisor destination pages for...

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Top Spots for Permit Fishing is Belize!

Posted by on Feb 5, 2014 in Things To Do, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Top Spots for Permit Fishing is Belize!

Fishing for Permit in Belize If you’re a fisherman, then there’s no place quite like Belize!  Recently Front Range Anglers wrote about the Top Spots for Permit, and Belize topped their list!!! “The great thing about Belize is that permit can be found literally anywhere in the country – from the northern waters that surround Ambergris Caye, to the central waters of Turneffe Atoll, and all the way south to Hopkins, Placencia and Punta Gorda.” Make Placencia your Home Base for Fishing “Placencia offers excellent fishing for both tarpon and permit, as well as...

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Things to Do in Belize with Kids 12 and Older

Posted by on Sep 10, 2013 in Things To Do, Uncategorized, Vacation Planning | 0 comments

Things to Do in Belize with Kids 12 and Older

Belize is located on the Caribbean Coast of Northern Central America. It is rich with Mayan history and offers a wide variety of activities making it a popular travel destination for all ages. From its mountains to its rainforests to its beaches to its caves, this little country has a little bit of everything to cover a broad range of interests making it a great destination for family vacations. We know it is sometimes difficult to keep kids engaged in family activities. So, here are few of our ideas of things to do in Belize that will keep your older kids entertained for the duration of your...

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Fishing In the Placencia Area

Posted by on Apr 8, 2013 in Food, Things To Do, Uncategorized | 1 comment

Fishing In the Placencia Area

If you love fishing, but don’t get to go often enough, lucky for you, a great day of fishing can be had on a day outing while staying at the Belize Tree Top Villa.  Here we have compiled a preview of a casual fishing outing in the Maya Beach / Placencia area.  Of course if you’re looking to take a sport fishing holiday to catch the “grand slam” that includes Tarpon, Bonefish and Permit, we’ll detail that in a separate upcoming blog post. The Fish Just off the coast and on a day trip in the region, there are snapper, barracuda, snook, and jack fish, to be...

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It’s Whale Shark Season in Placencia Belize

Posted by on Apr 2, 2013 in Things To Do, Uncategorized | 0 comments

It’s Whale Shark Season in Placencia Belize

Each year the gentle giant of the sea, the whale shark, makes their way to Belize. The whale shark, is the largest fish in the world, and if you’re lucky you may get the once in a lifetime to dive or snorkel amongst them. According to DestinationsBelize.com, “whale sharks aggregate to feed on jack and snapper spawn during the full moons in April and May at Gladden Spit off the Placencia coast.  Four to six days after these full moons is the best time for a chance to interact with whale sharks at Gladden Spit.” Upcoming full moons are: April 25th and May 25th. by...

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Toledo Cacao-Fest 2012

Posted by on May 4, 2012 in Things To Do, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Toledo Cacao-Fest 2012

It’s time to stimulate your senses, and head down to Belize’s beautiful deep south for the Toledo Cacao Festival. Packed with activities for the young and old alike, CacaoFest pays tribute to the organic cacao farmers and Belizean chocolatiers. Find out more here.

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