The much fancied vacation destinations are becoming lesser and lesser due to growing encroachment of the human population into these serene places. To relax from the hectic life of today, people are in search of vacation destinations where they can be away from the materialistic world and enjoy in the beauty of Mother Nature. This dream will be fulfilled and your desire will be satisfied when you will plan a vacation to the country in Central America named Belize which is regarded as heaven on the earth. Let me take you to a virtual trip to Belize after which I am sure you would not be able to resist planning a vacation there.
Easy to Reach Belize
Innumerable flights, cruises and even wide smooth free flowing roads from North America make it completely trouble free to reach Belize. Flights arrive at several Belizean countries from entire America and smaller commuter jets are available to hop to any district in the country. From an adventurous road trip to relaxing days at sea, you can choose your favorite way to reach Belize
Surfing around Belize
The interior transportation of Belize makes the vacation more enjoyable as it shows you the various aspects of culture of Belize. Local airline here provide fast and quick services but the bus travel here is more interesting as it offers more cultural glimpse of Belize. Cars, taxi, ferry and bicycles can be easily rented here and at pretty affordable costs. No matter how far you want to wander or how quickly you want to get there, there’s a mode of transportation in Belize to suit your needs.
Mesmerizing Beauty of Belize
Belize is caressed by the scintillating Caribbean Sea on the eastern coast. Spectacular natural attraction and the excitement of discovering Mother Nature’s best kept secrets can be experienced only in Belize. Belize is one of the few remaining unspoiled places on the earth. Belizean people belonging to various different cultures and creeds and speaking varied languages have the uncanny knack of achieving a very real and intimate connection with visitors from any country and every walk of life. Belize is a place where you just do not experience living, you experience enjoying your living. Let us surf the various beautiful natural gifts of beauty in Belize.
The Belize Barrier reef
The Belize barrier reef spans 185 Miles on the eastern coast of Belize and is a heaven for diving, snorkeling, fishing, Kayaking, wind and water sports. The unique Phenomenon of Blue Hole visible from outer space lies in the Barrier reef. Classic reef examples including fringing, barrier, spur and atoll reef formations are found here. The seven world heritage sites at Belize barrier reef are the Bacalar Chico Marine and Wildlife Park, Blue Hole National Park, Glover’s Reef Marine Reserve, Laughing Bird Caye National Park, South Water Caye Marine Reserve and the Sapodilla Caye Marine Reserve. Variety of flora and fauna can be found here which include the rare nurse and reef sharks, hawksbill and loggerhead turtles as well as elegant drum fish, grouper, jacks, snapper and white-spotted toadfish. The world famous scuba diving and snorkeling destinations lie in the Belizean barrier reef.
The 6 Districts
The six districts of Belize namely Corozal, Orange Walk, Belize, Cayo, Stann Creek and Toledo are well connected by a paved, two-lane highway system and a well-organized network of local airline and boat services make it easy to plan your visit from one end of the country to the next. The geography as well as diverse cultures and history of this unique destination contribute to distinct ambiances in the people, food and music as you travel the country.
Wildlife in Belize
Wildlife in Belize is undisturbed and flourishing, thanks to the eco-friendly policies adopted by the Belizean government. Approximately 145 species of mammals and 139 species of reptiles and amphibians have so far been identified in Belize, including over 56 species of snakes. Over 500 species of birds have made Belize their home, and thriving in many distinct habitats. The famous attractions for which the wildlife lovers crave to see include Jaguar, mountain lion, Ocelot, Margay and the Jaguarund. The Aguacaliente Wildlife sanctuary, Bladen natural reserve, Cockscomb Basin wildlife Sanctuary, Crooked Tree Wildlife sanctuary, Guanacaste National park, Mountain Pine Ridge reserve and Rio Blanco national park are world class wildlife resorts where you will get glimpses of flora and fauna you have never seen before.
The Mayan Ruins
Belize has rich Maya and is considered to have been the heart of Maya civilization during the classic period. Various potteries, skeletons, stele, tall palaces, temples and ceremonial centers form the archeological remains which gives a perfect idea of the Mayan culture. Thousands of Maya ruins are scattered all around Belize. The few of these which have been found and excavated by scientists are available for public viewing. Altun Ha, Xunantunich, Lamanai, Caracol, Cahal Pech, El Pilar and Cerros are heritage Maya sites where the grandeur of Mayan civilization is on display.
Belize marine World
Belize’s marine world attracts enthusiasts from around the globe to snorkel in coral gardens, scuba dive the Blue Hole, the “drop off” and shallow reefs; to cast for bonefish or simply to enjoy the warmth of the sun, sand and sea of the Caribbean. Small islands in Belize called Cayes like the Ambergris Caye, Caye Caulker and other islands and atolls are famous all over the world for underwater adventure. Marine parks like Bacalar Chico Marine and Wildlife Reserve, Hol Chan Marine Reserve, South Water Caye Marine Reserve and many more are filled with best resorts in the country where you can enjoy the underwater thrill like never before.
The planned communities in Belize are worth seeing because of their architectural integrity and the way of living of the community people. You will be surely so awed with the communities that you will be already making plans to settle there after retirement. Progresso heights, Waterside and many more are world class planned communities here.
A vacation in Belize is surely a vacation in paradise. Come and experience the real thrill in life!