Belize is the perfect place to experience the best of two different and exciting worlds. With a perfect blend of the exotic Central America greenery and the Caribbean influence, an adventure here will be like no other. Explore the lands of endless greenery or even visit the exotic attraction; you will be well assured there is a wonderful surprise waiting for you around every corner here.
Begin your journey at Corozal Town, which has a spectacular view of the surrounding bay. Next, travel onwards to Orange Walk, which is best known for the Mayan ruins and the boat tours found here. Travel ahead to the city of Crooked Tree which holds a spectacular wildlife sanctuary and is also one of the best places to go bird watching. Travel ahead to the Belize City and visit the eco museum that is located here. Next, travel ahead to the capital city of Belmopan and visit The Artbox art gallery before you move ahead towards the town of San Ignacio. Known as Cayo to the locals, this place is best known for exploring the local forested areas, ruins, caves and plenty of rivers. Next, travel towards the city of Dangriga where you will pass through the splendid greenery on your way to Big Creek which is one of the country’s best water port and shipping facility. Finally end your journey at Punta Gorda, which is best known for the best water sports adventures.
With so much to offer, Belize has several attractions that will leave you in awe and surprise and wanting for more. Be it its lush green forests or its exotic ruins, exploring all the attractions here will be nearly impossible on a single trip. The Belize zoo offers a great opportunity for a family outing especially if you want to experience the local flora and fauna in their natural habitat. Apart from this, you can also visit the several sanctuaries located here, out of which, the Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary is popular. You can even visit the small coral island of Caye Caulker and explore the local marine ecosystems on a diving quest. For a one of a kind adventure, do visit the exciting dive site of the Great Blue Hole which offers its divers an interesting adventure in this massive underwater sinkhole. Also, nature lovers can explore the exciting Actun Tunichil Muknal cave which apart from being a natural beauty is also known to be a sacred Mayan site. To explore more of the Mayan ruins, head near the Mopan River which has several structures, temples and palaces which dates back to 200 BC.
Keeping touch with its regional culture, the Belize cuisines are most common to all the cuisines that are found in Central America. Amongst them all, the most common and delicious meal found here is the red beans, rice and chicken meals served along with the delicious side dish of stewed pinto beans. For a fiery fiesta, do try the local hot sauce, which is served mostly with cebiche. Do try the papusas and the falmaau if the opportunity arises as they make delectable meals. You can wash down your meal with the locally brewed beer, wine or rum.
With so many ventures to explore and experience there is a lot of opportunities for exciting and thrilling sport adventures. Go trekking and hiking on the various hills and mountainous regions here and explore the different natural and manmade relics here. You can even go swimming, deep sea diving, kayaking or cave tubing wherever possible. Zip line across the spectacular forested canopy’s and view the majestic beauty that is has to offer here. Nature lovers can even go turtle watching, especially when the season is right for breeding.
You can make various decisions for an adventure and experience of a lifetime. However, with so many unexpected mishaps occurring, you must keep the risk limited to your adventure activities only. With the possibility of mishaps occurring, it is best not to risk your travel experience by travelling without proper safety. A safety net will be an ideal way to protect yourself and your loved ones. Flexicover, with its range of single trip travel insurance, multi-trip travel insurance, gap-year travel insurance and many other covers, ensures that you are well equipped for every eventuality.
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