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Chaa Creek is Belize’s first true eco resort, having made the transition from small family farm to opening their first guest accommodation in 1981, just as Belize was achieving independence. Since then Chaa Creek has grown into a 365 acre private rainforest nature reserve with a natural History Centre, Maya Medicinal Plant Trail and Organic farm, a butterfly breeding farm, hilltop spa, conference centre, pool, a highly regarded restaurant and other amenities.
This time of year always brings back memories of Easter in Belize, which is celebrated throughout the country with the all of the exuberance and variety that makes Belize the amazing little paradise it is. As with Christmas and other holidays, what makes a Belizean Easter unique is the combination of the familiar with the exotic. Whether you’re from the US, Canada, Europe or pretty much anywhere, you’ll find many of the things that you are used to, and some that you’re not, but all flavoured with Belize’s inimitable tropical melting pot style.