John Greene's Belize Pages A personal homepage tribute to Belize and her people. Features photographs
that give a different view of Belize than most other websites along with the
best of Belize Web links. Come visit and sign the guestbook before you leave.
Complete bus schedules for Belize- the most current
bus schedules available for Belize. If you are traveling from one district to the next, you will have to do multiple searches (i.e., to travel from Chetumal to Dangriga, first search the northern districts for Chetumal to Belize City, then search the southern districts for Belize City to Dangriga). You should then contact the bus services for reservations. To be safe, you should make reservations.
Belizeans.com .. is a personal website designed by a Belizean-american to
among Belizeans worldwide. Links to every major Belizean sites are
included, as well important
news and information concerning Belize.
Belize Report ..Resorts, Hotels, Restaurants, Maya Ruins, Sightseeing,
Investment, Belize Travel Tips...In-depth reporting and numerous photos
of the unique aspects of Belize. Now in its fourth year (1998), the
Belize Report is published quarterly, and funded by a non-profit
ScubaDuba seeks to be the best scuba-related site on the world
wide web. A lofty goal, yes,but one that we fully intend to achieve. You'll
notice that we have the most well-organized indices of scuba-related links
on the web, as well as a bulletin board system, but that's only the start;
exclusive essays and articles, live chats with notable figures in the world
of scuba diving and a chat board are all in the process of being developed.
The #1 magazine on travel, life, and retirement in
Belize and on the English-speaking Caribbean Coast
of Central America, with over 600 pages of information
on hotels and resorts, restaurants, Maya sites,
fishing and diving on the barrier reef, ecotravel,
expat life, real estate, and more.
Naturalight A complete source of information about
the Caribbean/Central American nation of Belize. Visit us to learn about
ecotourism and Mayan archaeology, scuba diving and coral reefs, tropical forests,
wildlife, tourist facts, online bookstore, weekly newspaper, real estate,
business and lots more.
Caracol.orgOver a decade of archaeological research in the jungles of Belize, The Caracol Project is headed by Drs. Arlen and Diane Chase from the University of Central Florida.
T A N A H - This
website originates from the Mayan village of San Antonio in the Cayo District of
Belize and presents a glimpse of the modern day Maya people.
Conservation -Providing resources for protection and sustainable use of coastal habitats
to benefit the environment and peoples who depend upon it. Projects in
Belize, Philippines and Indonesia for scuba divers, marine or terrestrial
Belize Culture Group-
This, along with Ian Cawich's home page, are tied to the Belize Culture
Internet Mailing List, an active mailing list which unfortunately sometimes
deteriorates into personal attacks and non-Belize postings. To subscribe to
this mailing list, send to email@example.com the message: subscribe
Beliznqeen- A Site Created dedicated to romance, Belize, poetry and cyber
The Caribbean Beach Bums- Connecticut based band that play at all types of Parties,
Weddings, Town Functions, Beach Parties, Christmas, New Years,
Birthday or any other function when you need top shelf entertainment.
We can play any kind of music (Raggae, Calypso, Country, 50s-60s
Rock and Roll, Motown, Top 40, Jazz, Swing).
Lamanai Field Research Centre -
The Lamanai Field Research Centre -- in cooperation with the Department of Archaeology of the Government of Belize, Lamanai Outpost Lodge, and the staff of the Lamanai Archaeological Reserve -- is now offering undergraduate, graduate, and avocational students the opportunity to acquire skills in Maya archaeological resource management as well as the opportunity to learn about the culture and environmental history of Belize.
The Phoenix Group- The Phoenix Group is a selected group of Companies and Professionals that provide a specialty service in their field of business, whether it is in the International or Domestic sector of Belize.
Ian Anderson's CAVES BRANCH Jungle Lodge - is centered in the privately owned 58,000 acre Caves Branch Estate beneath the 100 foot rainforest canopy and along side the turquoise waters of the Caves Branch river where pristine jungle, wildlife and adventure surrounds you.
They specialize in caving trips - all
levels from let's just walk through a cave to rappelling, etc. They also
have a jungle camp with lodging for their trip members.
Reef Crawling- Commercial fishing sloops- tourist trips on the barrier reef
http://www.oneworldjourneys.com/jaguar/- Welcome to the Jaguar Expedition. The survival of the jungle and the jaguar depend on this hunt and the answers it provides.
Join us on a 10-day webcast journey to the Yucatán jungle with Patricio Robles Gil, photographer and visionary behind the Sierra Madre Jaguar Project, to track the rarely seen jaguars. Gain a greater understanding of this vital natural corridor and the jaguar's role in it.
The Mellow Tiger River Camp is located at 2 miles on the Coastal Road in the heart of Belize and is only 4 miles from The Belize Zoo in the Belize District. The property lies on 125 acres of private land, bordered on the west by 7000 acres of lush jungle with great caving.
For those of you who haven't seen Neil Fraser's Historic Belizean Galleria,
you'll be in for a treat. It's the best collections of old pictures of Belize I've seen on the web: Pictures of the Old Swing Bridge, the fire in 1919 etc.
http://belizeretirement.org/ - The Belize Retirement Program
is created especially for people who wish to live in
Belize and can prove permanent and consistent
income from investment abroad and in Belize,
pension or other retirement benefits.
www.bananabank.com - Banana Bank Lodge Rainforest jungle lodge in western Belize. Day trips, birding, trail walks, canoeing, horseback riding or simply relaxing, an outstanding ecotourism experience for travel and vacations. - Cayo, Belize
http://www.beleafbz.com/ - Beleaf Enterprises Limited, Importer/exporter of equipment, commodities, consumer goods your Central American source for heavy construction equipment and parts
http://www.spear.org.bz/edutours.html - SPEAR - Belize Study Tours- SPEAR was formed in 1969 to further human and economic development, citizen participation, women's rights, and adult education through information-sharing, research and networking.
Pembroke Trading International
supplying Building Materials of
all kinds to Construction Firms , Hotels, Hardware Stores and
Individuals based outside the USA, with clients in Bermuda,
the Bahamas, The Caribbean & ABC Islands, Central America
http://www.BelizeEcotourism.org - Belize Ecotourism Association, The purpose of BETA is to promote environmentally responsible tourism, to be sensitive to the impact of tourism, to promote pollution prevention and environmental concerns, to continually observe the effects of all the above and to promote education for locals and visitors.
Log Cab-Inn- Belize Jungle Vacation - Belizean family owned Log Cab-Inns in Belize's Cayo district - San Ignacio. Explore ruins, rivers, and jungle habitat. The perfect vacation destination for adventure seeking travelers.
www.booksforbelize.org- We provide books and other educational materials and experiences to the schools and libraries of Belize, Central America.
These pages are my tribute to the wonderful country and people of Belize , Central America. I hope you enjoy viewing the photo album, browsing the links and reading about this fascinating place which is a part of my life and my heart.
Belize Adventure Trek 2001 - The trek took us from Miami to Belize City, then to the Monkey River, French Caye, Ranguana Caye, Placencia, Hopkins, Cockscomb Jaguar Preserve, Sittee River, Dangriga, Caves Branch, Belmopan.
Belize Biodiversity Information System,
Summary of Species Accounts for Belize
Birds, Mammals, Amphibians, Fish, Reptiles
These species accounts for Belize are abbreviated versions of distribution information compiled on each species in the Belize Biodiversity Information System (BBIS). The BBIS was developed in 1993 as a tool to manage and compile zoological information for 78 areas of conservation concern during the National Protected Areas Management Plan. At the completion of this national project, the BBIS became the biodiversity component of the Conservation and Environmental Data System (CEDS). CEDS is a consortium of government and non-governmental agencies in Belize concerned about natural resources and conservation. It is administered by the Land Information Centre, Ministry of Natural Resources the Environment, and Industry.
BELIZE traveler pages -
These pages are from my personal trips to Belize beginning in 1990 . I've been told that the pictures offer a different view than most other websites about Belize....
http://SimplyBelize.org - The Video Unit of the Ministry of Tourism and Culture is proud to present its innovative new 13 episode TV Series "Simply Belize: A Cultural Diary". Designed to educate, entertain and inform, "Simply Belize: A Cultural Diary" is a half-hour TV show that highlights 13 ethnic and cultural groups that make up modern-day Belize with the underlying aim of promoting cultural understanding, tolerance and a sense of identity through respect for each others culture.
http://adventuresfc.tripod.com - Belize, Coaching Youth Soccer-
Adventures Football Club is a U15 boys football team, (soccer), formed at the end of July 2001. All of our players are from San Ignacio, Cayo District, Belize, Central America.
http://www.customs.gov.bz/ - The Belize Customs and Excise Department is the country's largest source of revenue. It is responsible for providing around 53 percent of the total recurrent revenue. We invite you to browse through our website to learn more about the Belize Customs & Excise Department.
http://www.sailencounter.com - Sail Encounter, One week live-aboard dive charters begin in Belize City and take you to a scuba diver's paradise. Explore the 2nd longest barrier reef in the world and the famous Blue Hole.
- SaylKing, Come and Sail with us on the reef protected turquoise water surrounding Caye Caulker in Belize.
http://shirleysguesthouse.com - Shirley's Guest House is clean, comfortable and situated on the quiet island of Caye Caulker in Belize. Every room overlooks the sea and a beautiful morning sunrise!
http://belizeoceanviewvilla.com - Oceanview Villa is a bed and breakfast located in Belize City, Belize on the prominent Newtown Barracks. It boasts a spectacular oceanfront view, hence its name. The residence is secure, quiet, and centrally located.
http://www.sjcjc.edu.bz/ - St. John's College Junior College is a Belizean, Catholic, Tertiary institution in the Jesuit traditions.
http://trekbelize.com/ - Showcases successes of a two-month charity expedition with Trekforce to Belize in Summer 2001
http://www.mbpariente.com - MB PARIENTE & CO. is Belize's first premier Moving Company with 20 years experience in the business. Our professional staff take great care in packing and crating your personal items to be shipped anywhere in the world.
http://www.belizecayo.com/jungleremedies - Welcome to the Jungle Remedies- Jungle Remedies was established in 1994 with the aim of providing alternative medicinal remedies to the Belizean market and beyond. We pride ourselves in providing millennial knowledge of our native peoples and using these once secrets for the benefit of our customers. Our remedies are all nature based and have consistently yielded positive results for our clients ranging from doctors in the United States to travellers from Germany and of course generations of Belizeans.
http://www.belizecayo.com/Your Guide to the Cayo District of Belize- Every journey within the Cayo District can be improved and enjoyed by getting to "know before you go." This website promotes an extensive coverage on the district.
http://www.belizecayo.com/ornamentalpainting/index.htm - Ornamental Painter, Offering Personalized Service " one of a kind" creations. Our design range from sophisticated to whimsical. also, highted on HGTV - Interior by design. What we offer is only limited by the imagination!
http://www.evasonline.com/ - Eva's Online- Eva's Online has been offering FREE tourist information to travellers coming to Belize since 1982. With the arrival of internet and e-mail to Belize (1995) we also began to offer reasonable Internet connection and e-mail service for travellers. Many of the small businesses in San Ignacio who are without computers utilise our service.
http://www.aguadahotel.com/ - Aguada Hotel & Restaurant- Tucked away in a tranquil setting in San Ignacio's twin town, Santa Elena you'll find The Aguada Hotel and Restaurant, named for a watering place used by the Ancient Maya. This bucolic setting is attractively landscaped with blooming trees, orchids, iguanas, over 63 species of birds, and a lovely array of foliage and flowering plants.
http://www.fivesisterslodge.com/ - The Five Sisters Lodge & Tours is located in the scenic Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve. This is the largest protected area in Belize, boasting an immense Rain Forest and natural Wildlife Sanctuary. The Five Sisters Lodge & Tours obtained it's name from the five perfectly gushing waterfalls and the numerous crystal pools that form part of this natural wonder. These waterfalls empty into the famous Privassion River, which meanders through the heart of the Forest Reserve.
http://www.crystalparadise.com/ - Crystal Paradise is nestled amidst the rainforest and along side the beautiful Macal River, surrounded by beautiful palms and exotic trees, creating an exotic atmosphere. The Resort was built by the Tut family, using the ancient art of palm-thatched roofs that blend with the natural beauty of Belize. Our large family run the resort as a team, and we invite you to join us in a relaxing atmosphere where we all speak English, as well as Spanish.
Inglewood Camping Grounds is located immediately off the Western Highway, 1/2 mile south of San Ignacio Town. It has been the home base for many RV and Backpack campers while visiting the many archeological sites in the area.
Entry into the camping grounds is easy and accomodates large RVs. There are hookups for water and electricity. Electrical voltage is 120 volts AC, 30 Amperes. Hookups are located to facilitate large RVs to pull-thru. Small RVs can backup for hookup. A sanitary dump station is available for dumping.
http://www.cayoonline.com/aguallosplace/ - Aguallos Place, Cabañas, Tent Camping, and Grill
Is located abut 50 feets from the Mopan River on first side of Bullet Tree Falls Village of the Cayo District. It has been the home base for many foring students and small budget travelors while visiting the many archeological sites in the area.
At the entrance of the place is secure parking and easy accomodation of large and small tents. There is water and electricity. Electrical voltage is 120 volts. It also counts with high level of sanitary service, septic flusk toilet, hot and cold shower.
http://www.belizeslatecreekcanyon.com/ - Slate Creek Canyon Eco-Park,preserved by it's owner since 1972 is located in the heart of Slate Creek Preserve, a private nature preserve founded in 1992 by concerned land owners that encompasses over 3000 acres of Mountain Cloud Forest . The preserve extends from the Mayan Village of San Antonio to Barton Creek and the Tapir Mountain preserve. Slate Creek Canyon Eco-Park is adjacent to the Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve and The Chiquibul Forest, providing vast wilderness to explore.
http://www.touchofclasscomfortinn.com/ - The Touch of class Comfort Inn is a new accommodation nestled in a quiet residential area in the beautiful town of Santa Elena, just in the out-squirts of San Ignacio, in the Cayo District. The Inn offers spacious and comfortable rooms in a warm and welcoming ambient, and a "stone-throw" away from our evergreen forest in the "Maya" mountain region and riverine eco-systems.
http://www.geocities.com/rosashotel/- Rosa's Hotel-
Comfortable Double and Single Rooms,
Clean & Spacious,
with or without
Air Conditiong & Television,
Hot & Cold Private Baths. Located in the Heart of San Ignacio, Cayo.
http://belizecayo.com/richardhsimpson/index.htm- Welcome to the Herbal Center- Richard Henry Simpson was born in Macau Bank, Macal River in San Ignacio in 1920.
He had been practicing herbal medicine from when he was 16 years old following the steps of his dressed father Thomas Simpson.
During this time he has treated several illnesses nationally and internationally such as: Fevers, pains, diabetes and prostate problems. In the past few years hi spent a lot of time in researching on different herbs looking for a cure for HIV and the result of his dedication has been successful.
http://biological-diversity.info/greenhills.htm - Green Hills Butterfly Farm in Belize. Located in the Cayo
district, you will find "Green Hills", the Belize Butterfly Ranch and
Botanical Collections. Flocks of butterflies, fly freely in 2,700 sq. ft.
of beautifully landscaped flight areas: The largest live butterfly
display in Belize.
http://members.shaw.ca/generalwer/ - What you will find in these pages is a wide range of educational and training initiatives. Each area is presented separately and can be accessed by clicking the buttons on the left menu. Marg has researched and written about the Caribbean, Susan about Mexico and Central America, and Kathryn has focused on South America.
www.plenty.org - Soy Milk
There is a ST Lucian man in Punta Gorda called Gomier who makes it. I am sure that he would put some on Tropic Air for you to get picked up at the SP airport.
www.plenty.org - PLENTY INTERNATIONAL, founded in 1974, is a village-based international development agency. They are involved in sustainable argriculture, low cost medical care, etc in the Belize and several other developing countries.
http://www.fieldmuseum.org/chocolate/exhibits.html - From rainforest treasure to luscious treat_immerse yourself in the story of chocolate.
A gift for the gods. A symbol of wealth and luxury. An economic livelihood. Bonbons. Hot fudge. Candy bars. For thousands of years humans have been fascinated with the delicious phenomenon that we call "chocolate."
http://news.nationalgeographic.com / news / 2003/01 / 0120_030122_belize1.html - What do the great Pyramids of the Giza plateau, lions of the Serengeti plain, treasures of the Vatican, and pristine cayes of the Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System have in common? These irreplaceable wonders belong not to any one nation but to all humankind as internationally protected sites of "outstanding universal value." That, at least, is the guiding principal behind the World Heritage Convention, a treaty administered by the United Nations Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) for the protection of our common natural and cultural inheritance.
www.belizejobs-acts.bz - Executive Support Systems -
Belize's Premier Virtual Employment Agency - For Jobseekers looking for a
job in Belize and Employers who need to post vacancies.
www.marineservices.bz - Marine and Services Ltd. -
Provider of shipping import and export,port services, and cruise ship
www.mnrei.gov.bz - Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment, Commerce and Industry -
Please visit this website for the latest in land, environment, and local
industry news. You can also subscribe for periodic information.
www.galen.edu.bz - Galen University -
Galen University offers innovative educational programs at the undergraduate
and graduate level in business, arts and sciences and sports. Study at our
lush tropical campus or join us on-line for a range of programs.
www.uscom.bz - USCOM Belize -
USCOM-BELIZE, based in Belize City with an affiliate in Belmopan, provides
you the comfort of buying computer hardware and software right from you
home. We deliver to all parts of the country.
www.hoyeyec.bz - Hoy Eye Center -
Hoy Eye Center based in Belize City with branches countrywide including San
Pedro, provides optic and ophthalmologic laboratory professional eye care
services to customers and patients at reasonable prices. We keep in stock
eyeglasses, frames, sunglasses in a wide variety of brands.
www.aesltd.bz - A.E.S. Ltd. -
We are the primary service and maintenance provider in the refrigeration/air
conditioning, electrical and electronic (business machines) in the country.
www.javiersflying.bz - Javiers Flying Service Limited -
We provide charter services to any destination within Belize and Guatemala
and the region and specialize in aerial photography, site seeing, flight
tours, and freight service.
www.andersonandassociates.bz - Anderson and Associates -
The law firm of Anderson and Associates, based in Belize City, provides top
quality legal services in an efficient and cost effective manner while
creating solutions and opportunities for our clients.
www.thelodgeatbigfalls.com/ - The Lodge at Big Falls -
High quality accommodation with a full service restaurant and bar in a riverside setting.
A variety of on-site activities and off-site tours will give our visitors the opportunity to discover this remote and unspoiled corner of the neo-tropical rainforest. Among them are:
Mayan history and culture – fantastic birding – jungle trekking – snorkelling and swimming – deserted islands with white sand beaches – kayaking on emerald green rivers – exploring ancient caves – tropical flora and fauna
www.corozal.bz/tours/ - Menzies Tours, based in Corozal Town in northern Belize, has a wealth of services to offer. They arrange tours and do transfers in Belize and Mexico. At the Caribbean Village in South Corozal, they have a restaurant, Hailey's, and they will cater a special meal for a group if you like. There is also a fully equipped RV park, with a dumping station, electricity, and water.
www.lamanai.com/ - Lamanai Outpost Lodge - Perched on a hillside overlooking the crystal-clear waters of the New River Lagoon, the lodge provides a jungle experience unlike any other. Adjacent to the spectacular Maya ruins of the Lamanai Archaeological Reserve, "The Outpost" is one of Belize's special places where adventure, education, and leisure come together in a magical blend.
www.oas.org/en / cdmp / document / blzriver / belize.htm - Investigations of the Belize River:
Modeling Flow Overland to the Macal Tributary - The Caribbean Disaster Mitigation Project (CDMP), in collaboration with the Government of Belize, has contributed to the development of a flood-hazard model for the Belize River to support flood-hazard awareness and response.
rainfall in the Cayo District
www.best.org.bz - The Belize Enterprise for Sustainable Technology, BEST has introduced its official website. The site is part of a joint effort between BEST and the Inter American Agency for Cooperation and Development of the Organization of American States. These two organizations are implementing the project: Fostering the growth of enterprise. This project is aimed at promoting technology, training and networking for the development of micro and small enterprises. BEST website has information on training opportunities for micro businesses, women's groups, youth groups, farmers and other organized groups interested in expanding their businesses. It also provides information on how these businesses can meet today's challenges by using good micro enterprise practices. BEST provides training in areas such as accounting practices for small business people, record keeping and inventory control, integrated agriculture practices and public and customer relations.