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[30 May 2013 | No Comment | ]

In Belize you don’t need to go hunting for wildlife – sooner or later it will come to you. Case in point is earlier this month, May 23 to be exact, when we had both a crocodile and jaguar go roaming – all in one day. In Belize City, a crocodile was causing mischief when it left a storm drain to visit the neighborhood. The same day, a jaguar decided to take a walk – much to the concern of the authorities.

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[5 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

The Kinkajou can be found in the Americas with its habitat spanning from northern Mexico to the south of Brazil, nearly half the continent. It is also commonly referred to as the Honey Bear, night walker or Potto.

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[23 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]
I am a nature lover

I would like to visit a Belize rain forest for a once -in-a-lifetime opportunity to see nature up close and learn about the lush variety of plants and animals that still live in their natural habitat before they are lost – just the way the diversity of life has been lost where I live. The diversity is greater, the colors are brighter and more exotic in Belize, with rare tropical birds and lush native flowers. The Mayans that lived in Belize long ago have left archaeological treasures that I would love to explore and learn about. A trip to Belize would be an experience I will always remember, especially if I get to see the Great Blue Hole.

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[26 Nov 2008 | No Comment | ]
On Your Way Back from Chaa Creek, Say Hello to Our Friends the Manatees

Chaa Creek is located in the Belize rainforest. Along the way to and from our resort, where you can enjoy going on an ecotourism adventure, explore caves by tubing, or even walk on the paths and steps built by Mayans, looking at thousand year old temples from an amazingly advanced culture, but to get here, you will likely travel right by an amazing snorkeling or diving opportunity.
Manatee in Caye Caulker

Don’t pass that opportunity by!
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[19 Nov 2008 | 3 Comments | ]
Belize Rainforest Video Overview by Belize Tourism Board

Our friends at the Belize Tourism Board have put together a great series of videos giving some useful background information on travelling to Belize.

The video in this article is an installment video in a series produced by the Belize Tourism Board. This particular installment covers one of our favorite areas, the Belize Rainforest.

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[16 Oct 2008 | 5 Comments | ]
Tapir Offers Wild Introductions at the Belize Zoo

The reality is that we are in the rain forest. Even in the Belize Zoo, animals will be animals. :-) The Tapir is the National Animal of Belize & sometimes may have a wild way of greeting you.

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[30 Sep 2008 | 8 Comments | ]
The Belize Zoo

Sometimes visiting the local zoo can be a great warm up for the actual rain forest when you are traveling with a family. This will let you and your kids can get up close and personal with animals in a slightly more controlled environment.

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[30 Sep 2008 | 7 Comments | ]
Butterfly Farm

The Blue Morpho Butterfly Farm continues to be a major attraction as people marvel at the splendid iridescent wings of these magnificent butterflies.