Caye Caulker is one of two inhabited islands off the coast of Belize. In comparison to San Pedro, the bigger of the two islands, Caye Caulker is definitely more laid-back. On Caye Caulker, you can do as much or as little as you want. The easiest and most obvious thing[…]
Popular Belizean online personality, Royal Pain, has amassed a following on social media platforms like TikTok, Facebook, and Instagram by posting original and relatable content. Her content mainly consists of comedy skits, sketches and lifestyle vlogs. Recently, she got to celebrate her birthday at El Ben Cabañas and we were[…]
Take a day trip to El Ben Cabañas. This sunny paradise within paradise is closer than you think.
Since May 2020, there have been strict regulations in Belize regarding the usage of face masks in public. After nearly two years, these regulations are being relaxed, along with a few more key changes.
When we think about tropical vacations it’s only natural to envision white beaches and dancing palms. But staying at The El Ben Cabanas Resort was a great reminder that there’s so much more to island getaways than I’d remembered. A group of my closest friends and family and I had[…]
The Tourism Gold Standard Recognition Program was implemented by the Belize Tourism Board in an effort to address the new health and safety challenges presented by Covid-19. The program includes improved guidelines and operation protocols for hotels and restaurants while only minimally impacting the guest experience. The program has raised the[…]
As Belizean cayes and islands undergo rapid development, the main threat to mangrove habitats and ecosystems becomes destruction and removal. Most of the time, especially for development purposes, mangrove-protected shorelines are totally destroyed. Not only does this harm the organism being damaged, but it represents a loss for a number[…]
1. Laid-back Ambience The island’s motto has always been “Go Slow” and it’s taken seriously by both locals and tourists. On Caye Caulker, the main ways to get around are on foot, bicycle or golf cart. Since the island is relatively small (only five miles long), it’s way too easy[…]
Travelling can be a stressful experience, especially when it comes to packing. You might be concerned with picking the perfect outfit for every activity and end up over packing, or you might be too excited for your tropical getaway that you end up not packing enough. But here on the[…]
First and foremost, where is Belize? Many of you had not heard of the little beautiful country of Belize prior to the current pandemic. Word is getting around that not only we have been COVID-19 free for a record month and a half, but that we too are a lovely[…]