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#250408 - 09/21/07 04:58 PM custom help  
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Okay--I know I can't bring wine. Does customs check baggage at the International Airport? It also says we can't bring herbs. Does that include all spices?

#250410 - 09/21/07 05:52 PM Re: custom help [Re: roxane]  
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Hi

Customs does (at times) check bags. We have been through customs at Belize International 12+ times and the only times they did not check our bags was when I did "not" claim anything. It seems that evety time we have something to claim they want to check the bags; although, they have never been really inthusiastic about it. On the other hand I would sure hate like hell to not claim something and then get hoofed from the country for trying to smuggle! Although ... I have seen people pulled from the line leaving the baggage area to have thier luggage checked.

Yep you can bring wine. 1 litre. I don't know why you would want to. Just contact Simon at http://www.lagniappe-belize.com/order.htm an he will look after everything. NO I do not work for him; I use his services and find them to be all that I need and more.

Have a wonderful trip!!!!!

#250424 - 09/21/07 10:17 PM Re: custom help [Re: Aviator]  
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If you are flying in you can bring 2 bottles of wine in each. If you are crossing the boarder by land you have to pay 60% duty on wine, no freebies, rules are different for citizens, however I have been bringing in wine from Guat, no problem.no duty.or very little, but when you can buy a great Chilean Cab for $6.00 a bottle and the same bottle cost $20 on the Cayes its worth a day trip.


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#250488 - 09/22/07 04:50 PM Re: custom help [Re: Cooper]  
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Customs won't let you bring in Herb?!
They must have heard about our night in Cancun.
They won't let him back in there either.

#250506 - 09/23/07 06:33 AM Re: custom help [Re: Sunny Day]  
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If you are planning on smoking the herb or making brownies, you probably don't want to declare it either.


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