Often overshadowed by other destinations in the region like Costa Rica and Panama, Belize is an escape that often catches many by surprise. Known for its clear blue seas, coral reefs, amazing wildlife, underwater museums, and vibrant culture, the country is definitely a getaway on the rise.
Travelers looking for authentic experiences will fall in love with the warm and welcoming vibes of Belize. On top of that, the country’s affordability means that you can discover all the wonders of the Central American nation without breaking the bank. Creative explorer Romie Williams (@roamingwithromie) recently went to Belize and from the looks of her photos, the trip was nothing short of pure bliss.
Take a look at our exclusive guide to Belize to learn more about how to plan your own journey to paradise.
Welcome to Belize
With lush jungles to the west and the blue waters of the Caribbean Sea to the east, the Central American nation of Belize is truly the best of both worlds. November through April, when the country is in its dry season, is the best time to visit. 1 Belizean Dollar equals 0.49608427 USD, so your pockets will thank you.
Photo Credit: @roamingwithromie
Looking for a luxe adventure deep in the heart of the Belizean jungle? Then make your way to San Ignacio and check into the boutique Ka'ana Resort. From horseback riding to ruins and cave tubing, Ka'ana offers the perfect escape from the city.
Photo Credit: Ka'ana Resort
Belize's cuisine is a mix of Kriol, Mayan, East Indian and Garifuna influences. From classic dishes like rice and beans and seafood to conchita pibil and garnache, eating in Belize is a flavor explosion for your tastebuds.
Can we let you in on a not so secret secret? In Ambergris Caye, one of the best places to spend time having fun in the sun is Secret Beach. Grab some drinks and eats from Maruba Beach Klub and spend the day living your best life.