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[14 May 2014 | No Comment | ]

Although they’re far to the north, the Canadian newspaper the Globe and Mail sounds close to Chaa Creek in Green philosophy, so we’re happy that they gave us special mention in a feature entitled: “Did you just book a green hotel (or was it green-washed)?”The article warns travellers to be discerning when booking a “Green” hotel; as for some it’s just a marketing ploy and doesn’t show a real commitment to sustainability.

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[28 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]

With only two full days of camp remaining, our theme today emphasized Chaa Creek’s goals, actions, and vision for the future – responsible tourism and sustainability. Before heading to the conference center for a presentation from Chaa Creek Owner and Founder, Lucy Fleming, our Eco Camp Director, Jacqueline Britt, gave the campers a talk about Mennonite sustainable living.

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[17 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

My family is so excited about a new year’s resolution we just made that we want to share it around. At the dinner table the other day we were talking about the new year and what it had in store for us, and the discussion got around to New Year’s resolutions. As usual with my teen son and daughter, they began challenging each other to come up with the coolest, most do-able resolution for 2012, and without noticing, we parents were soon drawn into the contest.

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[30 Jul 2011 | 3 Comments | ]

FRIDAY July 29, 2011 – Today’s theme for the day was Responsible Tourism and Chaa Creek managers all participated in giving the eco kids a little lecture on the lodge’s ecotourism model and why responsible tourism is such an important feature for Belize.

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[12 May 2011 | One Comment | ]
Green Traveling & Sustainability

Ecotourism is a movement that respects the established culture and ecology making the temporary contact between traveller and resident a long-term winning strategy for both. However, there is no reason that responsible travel must be associated with primitive food and lodging. Chaa Creek is impressive with their emphasis on a ‘wildly civilized’ vacation opportunity. The eco-lodge offers relaxation and comfort with the assurance that a holiday in Belize is one that also respects and maintains the fragile rainforest and rich local culture.

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[12 Apr 2010 | No Comment | ]
Belize Honeymoon Vacation Sweepstakes Essay#19

Belize Honeymoon Vacation Sweepstakes

Hello Chaa Creek people!
So first let me tell you a little about us and how we got married. My
fiance Sana and I are both 26 years old and we have been together over
8 years now, we are college sweet-hearts. Sana is a Dancer, Designer,
and Yoga Instructor and I am a web designer. We got engaged on
September 10th of last year in Goa, India. It was our 8 year
anniversary so I rented a suite at an amazing …

Vacation Sweepstakes »

[20 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

Belize Vacation Sweepstakes (Essay#31)
I would love to visit Belize and The Lodge at Chaa Creek. My husband and I enjoy adventure travel and have been looking forward to a Belize vacation for some time. I was so excited when I came upon the Lodge at Chaa Creek since it provides everything that we are looking for: a luxurious Belize eco-lodge in a remote jungle location, great local cuisine, many choices for adventure both on site …

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[2 Mar 2009 | 2 Comments | ]
Belize Eco-Tourism: Experiencing Belize’s Ecology

Belize is perfect for eco-tourism because of its spectacular teeming jungles, lush rainforests, dry pine savannas, tangled mangrove swamps, and dynamic coral reefs. It is truly one of the best examples in the New World Tropics of a species rich, biologically diverse country and is a leader in conservation initiatives.
On the other hand, it is estimated that Belize produces approximately 350,000 tons of solid waste annually from domestic households and commercial establishments. This means that each person living in Belize …