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What is the cheapest way to get to Belize?
Viewed 109138 times since Sun, Nov 15, 2009
The cheapest way to get to Belize is usually not to fly to Belize but to fly to Cancun (or sometimes Cozumel/Playa del Carmen) and then bus from there. There are many charter flights into Cancun from the U.S., Canada and even Europe, often at fares t... Read More
Tell me about Mexico’s ADO bus service between Mexico and Belize
Viewed 31267 times since Mon, Sep 5, 2011
Mexico’s ADO buses serving Belize Belizeans seeking medical attention in Merida or a beach vacation in Cancun can now travel in air-conditioned comfort for Bz$79 one way on a new premier bus service introduced by Mexico’s bus company Auto... Read More
How can I get to Belize inexpensively?
Viewed 15789 times since Mon, Jan 4, 2010
Maya Island Air will start flying to Cancun, Guatemala City, and Honduras next month. The airline announced that it is going regional on July 8th. That's when the airline will begin flying two return trips to Cancun daily and daily roundtrips to San ... Read More
Where are there hostels in Belize?
Viewed 12348 times since Wed, Mar 21, 2007
Tina's Backpackers Adventure Hostel on the beach, Caye Caulker -- Been around for a dozen years, well recommended. Blue Wave Guesthouse, Caye Caulker, on one of the back streets when high season overflows need it. Falconview Tourist Backpackers Adven... Read More
Can I drive from Cancun to Xcalak and get to San Pedro from there?
Viewed 11426 times since Wed, Dec 6, 2006
Drive south on the coast road Highway 307. (Be sure to fill your tank in Carrillo Puerto!). There is now a new PEMEX station, just east of the Xcalak turnoff. Pass through the village of Limones, about 1 mile, and turn left at the Majahual turn off s... Read More
Could you tell me if there is a way for me to have a Belizean taxi driver meet me at the Chetumal bus station who escorts me through the border to Belize into Corozal?
Viewed 8897 times since Mon, Apr 28, 2008
Yes i can have a driver for you but once you reach at the Chetumal bus station you can take a taxi to the Hotel Los Cocos and there my driver will be waiting for you to transfer you through the borders to Corozal but i would need to know what time... Read More
We plan to take the boat across to Belize City. Then take the bus to San Ignacio. This is where I need some guidance. As one blog said the bus terminal is in the same building as the Marine terminal. Another says it is a ¼ mile from swing bridge. Fr
Viewed 5276 times since Fri, Feb 14, 2014
You will arrive at the Water Taxi terminal and only need to catch a taxi to the bus terminal, about 10 mins drive.   Read More
How to Visit Belize on a Budget
Viewed 4102 times since Fri, Jul 26, 2013
Yes, the words “Belize” and “budget” can go together. Here’s how to explore this tropical paradise without breaking the bank. If you’re skeptical about the words “Belize” and “budget” in the... Read More
What is an easy way to get from Corozal to Chetumal (or vice versa)?
Viewed 4014 times since Wed, Jun 8, 2011
If you can’t take your car into Mexico I highly recommend Menzies for a no-hassle transfer between Corozal and Chetumal -- US$45 for up to four people. Takes about an hour depending on how busy the border is. Saves worrying with buses and/or ta... Read More