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Belize Banking and ATM Fees

Building in Belize

Banking in a foreign country can often seem like the crooked sticks in my featured image above. It does not always make sense. Thankfully somehow everything manages to come out straight in the end and you get your money for the most part. Since my write up on Helpful Tips and Issues With ATM Use at Belize Banks was of ... Read More »

4 Healthy Cheap Food Options From $3 – $15

Downtown San Pedro

I often get emails from readers planning their trip and wanting to know where to find cheap local food. Aside from mentioning a few places, I always tell people to look around for the “hole in the wall” spots. Although generally, people consider it moderate to slightly expensive, you can eat well at a healthy price. All four low-cost meals I ... Read More »

Belize Teachers Wanted by United States Schools

Belize Teachers

Once in a while opportunity knocks and for those lucky people whose door it knocks on, it can be life-changing.  Especially when it means expanding your knowledge and horizons within your chosen career in another country. Even better when it comes without having to make a huge decision to save up in order to be able to make it happen. I ... Read More »

7 Ambergris Caye Restaurants Secret Special Request Options

Ambergris Caye Restaurants

Once you have lived on Ambergris Caye awhile, you get to know which restaurants have off-menu special request options. Aside from the ones I already knew about, I decided to ask a few restaurants I was betting had secret tasty treats if they were willing to share. One of my favorite special menu items from Hungry Grouper is a good ... Read More »

Big Belize Travel Deal and Even Bigger News

Belize Travel Deals

Big Belize Travel Deal Belize is the only country that I am aware of that allows you the option to purchase your duty-free items upon arrival. Some people even use it to help move through customs faster if the “nothing to declare” line is too long. It is super easy to pop into duty-free and purchase a bottle; then declare, ... Read More »

Dangriga’s Vital Role in Belize’s Health Care System

Belize Cancer Center in Dangriga town

Garifuna drumming and culture is one of the first things that comes to mind when people think about Dangriga. This city which is the capital of the Stann Creek district is also home to a very important place that very few people know exists, the Belize Cancer Centre Dangriga (BCCD). The BCCD plays a vital role in Belize’s health care ... Read More »