Farewell Pete Graniel
Belize Icon Paul Nabor Passes Away
Rugby Training Starts in San Pedro

Dorian's Angels

- 08-27-2014 -

Angel Sofie Enjoys Parent and Child Pampering at Oasis Spa

Angel Sofie Enjoys Parent and Child Pampering at Oasis Spa

As summer vacation draws to an end everyone is getting ready to head back to school, purchasing school supplies and getting everything set. Trips to the beach, play dates and other fun activities that children enjoy during summer are about to end, but what better way to say ‘good-bye’ to this year’s summer vacation than with a relaxing day at the spa – parent and child fun. Oasis Spa located at the Fido’s Pier has come up with a fantastic package for children and parent to enjoy at a very...

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Restaurant Review

- 03-18-2014 -

Enjoy A Family Style Dinner at El Fogon Restaurant

Enjoy A Family Style Feast at El Fogon Restaurant, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye

El Fogon Restaurant in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, is very well know for serving up rich local food that is packed with flavors typical of homemade Belizean food. The best part is the authentic smoky flavor of the fire hearth that is infused in most of the dishes they prepare. Cooking on an outside fire hearth (fogon) is what makes the restaurant stand out amongst the rest on the island. It’s one of the best places to enjoy local food unique to Belize and also the island of Ambergris Caye. Lunch...

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Room Service

- 09-13-2013 -

Luxury and Hospitality at its Best - San Ignacio Resort Hotel

Luxury and Hospitality at its Best - San Ignacio Resort Hotel

Nestled in the heart of the Cayo District you will find one of Belize’s oldest and finest premier resort, The San Ignacio Resort Hotel. This resort boasts first class amenities and accommodations for locals and international visitors seeking to relax or explore our beautiful Belize. Upon our arrival at the hotel we were greeted with the warmest of smiles from of one the friendliest front desk receptionist, Amaris Wakefield; she immediately made us feel at home. Amaris quickly delivered us a...

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Editorial Blog

- 10-20-2014 -

Was Belize in the Right to Deny Ebola Health Worker Entry into Country?

Was Belize in the Right to Deny Ebola Health Worker Entry into Country?

Government of Belize Explains Decision on Cruise Ship Passenger and Imposes Travel Restrictions for West Africa – The Government of Belize took a decision on Thursday, October 16, 2014, not to facilitate a request from the US State Department to evacuate two passengers from a Carnival Cruise ship that docked in Belize that same morning. The main passenger of concern is an employee of the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital who was listed as low risk for Ebola by the Center for Disease Control (...

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What's Up Today, Gerry?

- 09-02-2014 -

Moho Chocolate Factory - From the Bean to Chocolate Bar Tour

A Tour of Moho Chocolate Factory and their operations in Belize

This week’s blog post took me to Moho Chocolate Factory and Cafe in Belize City, where I hung out with some of the most talented chocolatiers in the business. They showcased to me how their chocolate made from organic cacao is produced and taken from the bean straight to the bar. Moho Chocolate was established in January 2012 and is a producer of one of the highest quality chocolates made in Belize. All of the cacao used is sourced from Maya Mountain Cacao which is located in the pristine...

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What's Cooking Belize

- 09-17-2014 -

Fried Jacks, a Belizean Breakfast Favorite

Fried Jacks, a Belizean Breakfast Favorite

Besides rice and beans with stew chicken, there can’t be anything more Belizean than Fried Jacks, or as we say in Belize ‘Fryjacks’.  Therefore on your visits to Belize, you’ve got to ask for these at your favorite deli or restaurant so that when you return home you can proudly announce, “I had the Belizean breakfast.” Ingredients1 Cup Flour2 tbsp. of Lard 1 tbsp. of Baking Soda1 tsp. of Salt1/4 Cup Butter (half stick)1 Cup of Water Directions Step 1Get all your ingredients ready! Step...

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