Belize Tourism Enjoys Rise in First Half of 2014

New figures show a significant rise in tourist arrivals to Belize during the first half of 2014 in what the Lodge at Chaa Creek hails as further proof that Belize is maturing as a premier holiday destination, providing benefits for both visitors and locals alike.

The 2014 Eco Kids Summer Camp Graduation and Wrap-Up

While this was the end of the 2014 Eco Kids Educational Camp, it was also the beginning for 24 newly hatched environmentalists, who now have a better appreciation of Belize’s stunning natural world and an understanding of what it takes to ensure that Belize’s precious natural resources will still be around for their children, and their children’s children.

Let’s Cheer on Belize’s Commonwealth Games Athletes!

Let’s Cheer on Belize’s Commonwealth Games Athletes!
 

Belize’s fastest men and women began competing yesterday in the 20th Commonwealth Games at Glasgow, and, along with most of the country, managers, staff and guests at Chaa Creek we are cheering for them and anxiously awaiting more great results. 
 
With the track and field competitions on at the games yesterday, Sunday 27 July, Kaina Martinez ranked 5th and Mark Anderson ranked 8th on their 100 metre qualifying heats. Bravo to them for a job well done! 
 
Kenneth Medwood …

The Eco Kids Rule – Another Chapter in Our Jungle Book!

We promised an update on the Eco Kids educational summer camp, and as our budding environmentalists rounded the half way mark of this weeklong educational adventure the job just got harder – not from trying to find things to write about, but by having way too many cool things to pick and choose from. There’s no doubt the Eco Kids have definitely hit the right balance between education and fun while giving their dedicated camp councillors a run for their money.

It’s Not Too Late to Enjoy a Summer Vacation in Belize

Summer has peaked and the days have begun getting shorter, but there’s still plenty of time to discover what so many savvy travellers have – Belize is one of the best summer vacation destinations on the planet, and especially convenient if you’re based in North America.

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[ 15 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

We decided to showcase six iconic Belizean animals that are known to inhabit forests, rivers and paddocks surrounding Chaa Creek, and wanted to give a cross section that shows the diversity of species that contributes to interdependent web of life around us.

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[ 14 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

Yes, once again Belize’s young environmental activists are taking to the woods to learn about the natural world and how to protect it through environmental sustainability, responsible travel and hands-on instruction in areas such as Maya organic farming practices while getting a deeper appreciation of Belize’s rich natural and cultural heritage. Oh, and did we mention fun? There will be lots of that during the weeklong Eco-Kids educational summer camp sponsored by The Lodge at Chaa Creek.

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[ 11 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

New Chaa Creek Belize vacation packages encourage grandparents to spend time with younger family members with a range of special activities and the additional sweetener of allowing kids under the age of 18 to stay free.

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[ 8 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

With the 2014 Commonwealth Games on the horizon, host Glasgow is busily ironing kilts and preparing venues while the National Olympic Committee confirms the events and names of athletes who will be contending. Yes, sports lovers, it has been announced that Belize will compete in five events at this year’s games.