Planning Belize Vacations

Many people are considering and planning Belize vacations in order to escape winters cold bite. Belize is a beautiful tropical paradise on the coast of the Caribbean Sea. Several archipelagos lie just off shore providing a unique island and marine environment. Belize is the only English speaking country in Central and South America so you do not have to spend time learning Spanish to get around. You will find yourself relaxing in an old British colonial and Western Caribbean environment that really feels comfortable.

Belize vacations are reliably cheap when compared to other winter snowbird destinations. However the best prices and time to visit is in the late spring and early summer months prior to the heavy rain season. The current exchange rate for us dollars to Belizean dollars is about 1 USD to 2 BZD. In comparison to the US and Canada the cost of living is really quite reasonable making it not only a place to vacation but also a great place to live or retire.

Many Americans, Canadians and Europeans have chosen to retire and or take up residency in Belize due to its low cost of living, great environment and lifestyle. New retirement communities are being built each year to accommodate the new members of Belize society. The growth of all inclusive resorts also continues to grow as more and more people are choosing Belize vacations each year. Getting to Belize is very easy and it only takes a reliably short flight from Miami to visit Belize.

When planning Belize vacations you should consider a visit to Ambergris Caye or Caye Caulker. These barrier islands are ideal getaway locations. It is an easy flight to San Pedro on Ambergris Caye with its unique marine island environment similar to what the Florida Keys were like 30 years ago. Its unhurried vacation lifestyle will allow anyone to relax and enjoy themselves.

Belize vacations provide the visitor with a great tropical experience in a friendly English speaking country. You will find that the cost of your vacation will be much less than you would have thought. Take the time to check out Belize when planning your next vacation.