Belize is a small English speaking country with a stable government bordered by Mexico and Guatemala.
It is lucky enough to have the 2nd largest barrier reef in the world running the length of the country and the diving is spectacular.
It is culturally diverse and you will find Maya, Garifuna, Creole, Mestizo and Mennonite along with many other nationalities.
Belizeans are a proud nation, proud of their country and its various cultures.
It is a developing country so there are the inevitable problems with electricity outages and water shortages. Please bear this in mind when you come here.
Water is potable in most hotels though you may prefer to drink purified drinking water.
Currency is $2.00 BZ to $1.00 US. Traveler's checks are widely accepted.
Malaria pills are only really necessary if traveling to deep jungle otherwise vaccinations are not necessary.
A valid passport is required for entry into the country. Some nationalities require visas . Please check with your travel agent.
There is a departure tax of $35US per person payable in cash when you leave the country.