Home » Archive

Articles tagged with: Belize Photos

Belize Photos »

[11 Apr 2013 | 5 Comments | ]

Belize is a sanctuary for birds because of its extensive protected forests, varied wetland habitat and strategic location on a major migratory route. Over 587 birds have been recorded in the country, of these approximately 20% are migrants from North America.

About Belize, Belize Photos »

[13 Mar 2013 | 2 Comments | ]

In this blog post, we highlight a dolphin which joined the paddlers on the Belize River during coverage of La Ruta Maya Belize River Challenge 2013.

Belize Photos »

[17 May 2012 | No Comment | ]

Among its particularities is its aggressive and territorial nature, often times seen attacking larger birds and able to elude raptors by easily maneuvering through the air with agility and precision.

About Belize, Belize Photos, Belize Vacations »

[6 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

The Two-Man Crosscut Saw came into sight by the Romans but it was until the middle of the 15th Century that it was used as a tool across Europe and its major function was for cross cutting of large logs by wealthy logwood owners.

Belize Photos »

[31 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

Today’s Belize Photo of the Day is the White-lipped Mud Turtle which is known scientifically as Kinosternon leucostomum. Pretty and personable, this turtle can be found in quiet waters with soft bottoms in southern Mexico and Central and South America.

Belize Photos »

[29 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]

Today’s Belize Photo of the day is the Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl which is scientifically known as the Glaucidium Brasilianum. This small owl ranges from 7 inches (18cm) in size and breeds in South-central USA, Mexico, and Central America (Belize of course) and takes residence in parts of South America. It can be found in mid-levels to sub canopy within deciduous and semi-deciduous broad leaf forests.

Belize Photos, Featured »

[14 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]

Today’s Belize photo of the day is the White-crowned Parrot and its scientific name is Pionus senilis. This specie is a very common resident of mainland Belize and also ranges from the southern Yucatan to the Pacific slope in Costa Rica and West Panama. White-crowned Parrots are always spotted at Chaa Creek’s nature reserve but can most commonly be spotted at the Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve as their habitat is canopy to sub canopy broadleaf and pine forests.

Belize Photos, Belize Travel Tips, Headline, Maya »

[9 Dec 2011 | 3 Comments | ]

Belize’s current road warrior, Norbert from GloboTreks.com was looking for an adventure and asked the guys at Chaa Creek to show him around for the day.

Through this photo essay you’ll witness a collection of iPhone photos that showcase how incredible our Cayo adventure was.

Belize Photos »

[21 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

Today’s Belize photo of the day is the Rio Grande Leopard Frog and its scientific name is Rana berlandieri. This aquatic frog is native to the southern US in Texas and New Mexico, and throughout south and central Mexico. This specie has been found from sea level to about 1,000 ft (333m) in elevation and may occur at higher elevations such as Belize’s Maya Mountains.

About Belize, Belize Photos »

[13 Sep 2011 | One Comment | ]

Today’s Belize photo of the day is the Crimson Patch butterfly and its scientific name is Chlosyne janais. The genus Chlosyne are well recognized because of their black and orange ground colors and its species range from Mexico to Colombia, occurring from sea level to 1,200 meters above sea level.

Belize Photos »

[6 Sep 2011 | One Comment | ]

Today’s picture of the day is the domestic Goat and its scientific name is Capra aegagrus hircu. This photo creates a special occasion since we are excited to introduce the arrival of our newest members of the Maya Farm family. Two male kids – Sylvano and Nieve(snow in Spanish), both born to their mother Cus Cus.

Headline »

[1 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]

Today we are proud to share with you a photo of the two owners and founders of Chaa Creek – Mick & Lucy Fleming.

Belize Photos »

[31 Aug 2011 | One Comment | ]

Today’s Picture of the day involves trivia…
Can you tell us where you can find these angels at Chaa Creek?

Belize Photos, Belize Travel Tips »

[22 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]

Today’s picture of the day is the Tree-Hopper and its scientific name is Umbonia crassicornis. Tree-hoppers or Membracidae are strange little creatures closely related to the cicadas and the leaf hoppers. They usually carry an unusual protuberance which may take the form of tree branch horns or spines.

Headline »

[17 Jul 2009 | 2 Comments | ]
Belize Vacation Pictures & Travel Photo Gallery!

 Mangoes

Tropical Flora

Orchard Villa

Lobster Claw

Chaa Creek Swimming Pool

Howler Monkeys

Caracol Maya Site

Rio on Pools

Butterflies at Chaa Creek

Belize Jaguar
 
Photos submitted by David and Cathy Sandhage, June 2009!