Price Sampler: What Things Costs in Belize
Viewed 12010 times since Mon, Feb 22, 2010
Here's a sampler of costs for common items in Belize. All prices areshown here in U.S. dollars. As in other countries, prices for manyitems vary depending on where and when you buy them.TransportationGallon of regular unleaded gas: $2.75 (price fluct... Read More
How much do items cost in the stores? How much are utility services?
Viewed 11971 times since Fri, Feb 23, 2007
WHAT THINGS COST IN BELIZEBelize doesn’t have a cost of living. It has several costs of living.The traditional view is that Belize is the most expensive countryin Central America, yet one of the least expensive in theCaribbean. While there̵... Read More
How do you make tamales?
Viewed 8082 times since Thu, Dec 21, 2006
When it comes to gastronomy in Belize, there isn't much debate about which Belizean dish ranks the highest on the popularity chart. Renowned as Belize's Sunday twelve o'clock meal, "rice-and-beans-chicken-and-salad" is the unofficial national B... Read More
Where can i go shopping?
Viewed 7844 times since Wed, Dec 6, 2006
Everybody goes home with something from Belize. Shopping is asdiverse as the country but don't expect glitz and glitter. Do expect anincredible array of hand-carved slate, woodcarvings, baskets,world-class hot sauces and jungle healing potions. M... Read More
What is the Cost of Belikin Beer and how do I shop at the distributor?
Viewed 7532 times since Sat, Jan 11, 2014
There are two separate distributor buildings and there has been some back and forth between the two over the years leaving some people wondering exactly how pick up and returns work. While you can still drop empties off at the old Belikin Beer distri... Read More
I am looking for a florist in San Pedro Town. Ambergris Caye, Belize
Viewed 5739 times since Sun, Dec 14, 2014
There are two places you can try...The Candle Garden, and Sweet Decorations. Sweet Decorations has a website here:http://ambergriscaye.com/sweetdecorations/For The Candle Garden, if you are at the end of front street and make a left by Belize Bank it... Read More
Where can I find books on Belize and San Pedro?
Viewed 4883 times since Tue, Jun 5, 2007
For an online bookstore, click here:http://AmbergrisCaye.com/bookstore/ Read More
I am planning my 60th b-day celebration in AC. I am an avid Bud Light drinker and have been told that Bud is illegal on the island. Is this true?
Viewed 3786 times since Wed, Oct 12, 2011
From a friend....At this time it looks so. I was in the customs office today and they were logging a part that I was shipping to the US, the whole page was listed with beer seized as contraband, mainly from tourists. Every time I sail back from Guate... Read More
I want to buy good compost and black dirt. I live on Ambergris Caye. Please advice how I can get some shipped in.
Viewed 1183 times since Tue, Jun 2, 2015
It can be shipped via a barge from the Port Authority on the south side of town. I have beautiful black dirt, but you'd need to come here, check it out then conduct the transfer!Lady Bug used to have compost that was dug on the north end of the ... Read More
Where is the best place to buy exterior painting supplies that are of decent quality and affordable?
Viewed 795 times since Sun, Jan 4, 2015
You should go to the hardware stores and to Comex to see what they carry then choose the paint that fits your idea of decent and affordable. Those are very subjective terms.Castillos carries the highest quality ( Sherwin and Williams, branded as Be... Read More