Belize People and Culture

About Belize Belize is located in Central America just south of the Yucatan Peninsula. Home to the Mayan civilization and settled later by the British, Belize is an English speaking country containing a wonderful mix of several different cultures working together in a tropical oceanside environment containing savannahs and lush rainforests. The People When visiting […]

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Belize has become one of the world’s most biologically diverse nations with the integrity of its natural resources still very much intact. It boasts 93% of its land under forest covers, the largest coral reef in the western hemisphere (second only to Australia’s) , the largest cave system in Central America, over 500 species of […]

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Belize Retirement through the Qualified Retired Persons program (QRP) is designed to attract more retirees to Belize by promoting retiring in Belize. In 1999, legislation was passed (Qualified Retired Persons Incentive Act) to make this process as painless as possible for the retirees, and the Belize Tourism Board (BTB) is responsible for running this program. […]

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