Category: About Belize

A Birthday Toast For Belize

Happy Birthday Belize! We can’t think of a better birthday toast for Belize than to quote that popular toastmaster, Abraham Lincoln: “It’s not the years in your life that count – it’s the life in your...

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Chaa Creek and The UN Agree - Linking Food and Culture Is A Very Cool (And Tasty) Thing To Do

Linking food and culture has been part of Chaa Creek’s DNA for years – and now a UNESCO forum agrees that we’ve been on the right trackCultures, food and sustainable development.Sure, you may think, business...

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Me Oh My Oh, Just Like The Bayou – Is Belize’s Cuisine The Cajun Cooking of Latin America?

The Uk’s Telegraph seems to think so... First, full disclosure – we happen to think the Great State of Louisiana has more culture in its little finger than many other places combined.The music scene – from Delta...

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More Than Just A Pretty Face, Belize Can Carry A Tune – All Around The World

As the highpoint of Music Month In Belize approaches, we want to share some very exciting news that was just released. We also feel it’s only fair to say a few words about this other aspect of Belize that not everyone is...

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An Ancient Maya Ballgame Is Being Revived Across The Mundo Maya – And Belize Rules It!

CONGRATULATIONS BELIZE’S EK’ BALAM! It’s with no small amount of pride and joy that we congratulate Belize’s Ek’ Balam, aka the Black Jaguars in Mayan, on bringing the Third annual Pok Ta Pok World Cup home after...

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Things Just Keep Better For Belize’s Environment, Wildlife, And Future

April 2019 is set to be a big month for the environment as Belize triples the size of protected areas inside its Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, begins banning single use plastic bags, and continues leading the world in...

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Both The Lodge at Chaa Creek And Belize Are 2019’s “Hot Destinations” According To Travel Writers

It’s no secret that Belize and The Lodge at Chaa Creek have both been steadily growing in popularity. It didn’t happen overnight, but it sure did happen. Evolving from a relatively unknown backwater to hot travel...

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A Belize Anniversary Celebrated Across – And For – The Planet

If you were fortunate enough to be on Ambergris Caye on December 15, you couldn’t help but notice a large group of Belizeans gathered together and holding hands to form a human sign that read, “BZE SAID NO”What...

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HAPPY GARIFUNA SETTLEMENT DAY

Buidula Hafeduhani Haweyuri Garinagu!Once again, all of us at Chaa Creek wish our Garifuna brothers and sisters throughout Belize, and in the many Garinagu communities spread throughout the world, a Happy Garifuna...

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Move Over Sundance, There’s a New Film Fest Kid in Town

The 2018 Annual Belize International Film Festival will be rolling from November 8 – 11 this year, showcasing an eclectic assortment of films, highlighting a vibrant arts scene, and proving once again that Belize is more...

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