from Lan Sluder of

Two big online travel companies, TripAdvisor and Priceline, reported increased third quarter sales and profits, beating forecasts. October job gains in the U.S., home to about 70% of Belize tourists, also exceeded forecasts and figures for August and September were revised upward.

All in all, this is good news for Belize tourism, which is already on a roll in 2012.