once a British protectorate Although given their independence in
1981 there is a still very strong English presence. English is the
official language, and is spoken everywhere Although you will hear
many languages From Spanish to Garifina and Creole, along with native
- Mid to upper
80s year-round, lows
in the 70s.
- There is
little change season to season.
- On the caye
there is no rainy or dry season.
- Casual attire
is a must: T-shirts
and shorts are the norm.
- Get used
to not needing your shoes.
- The exchange-rate
is a constant: One
U.S. dollar equals two Belize dollars.
there is no need to exchange your money here, as U.S.
dollars are accepted everywhere. Small
bills are recommended.
sunblock, SPF 30 or stronger