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    Laru Beya Resort: No “Ordinary” Gold Standard Hotel!

    Everything gold is considered the best of the best, so when the Belize government began to confer Tourism Gold Standard Hotel approval on properties, nobody was surprised that Laru Beya Resort was one of the first. With the subject of COVID lingering in the minds of tourists from around the world who love nothing more than vacationing in Belize, hearing the news that this luxury,…

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    Enjoy A Meal At The QuarterDeck, An Elegant Restaurant Tucked Away In Placencia Belize

    Why do foodies love Belizean food? Because cuisine served in this small, friendly, welcoming nation is an amalgam of cultures that has no equal elsewhere in Central America. Dishes on menus run the gamut from a beans and rice dish cooked in coconut milk to tangy bowls of ceviche and platters of conch fritters. These recipes offer tastes of Maya, Creole, Spanish and Mandarin cooking…

    A Belize Vacation Near The Water Is Good For Your Brain

    Why A Belize Vacation Near The Water Is Actually Good For Your Brain

    Mind if we ask a personal question? What color is your brain? This is no silly query, says marine biologist Wallace J. Nichols whose research into the human mind is unique and unprecedented. It has become his mission to share results of his study, proving that keeping the brain happy and healthy is as easy as developing “a blue mind.” Before you call this theory…

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    The Best Belize Vacation? The One That Gives You Jungle & Island Time!

    Who doesn’t want to vacation in a nation that is so small, everything that winds up on your “must have” list is within easy reach? Proximity to Belize beaches, jungles, Maya ruins, caves, wildlife sanctuaries and every aquatic activity on the planet delivers more value for visitor dollars than larger, more expensive destinations that limit the amount of attractions one can see during a brief…

    You’ll Love This One Awesome Activity In Placencia Belize And It Won’t Cost You A Cent

    You’ll Love This One Awesome Activity In Placencia Belize And It Won’t Cost You A Cent

    Taking a tropical vacation can be a daunting experience for your wallet, especially if you watch your pennies. Once you arrive, finding things you want to do that don’t stick to your budget can ruin your experience, but if you read that headline, you know that this is good news for penny pinchers vacationing in Placencia Belize. It gets better. You can stay at one…

    7 Tips For Staying at an all inclusive Belize resort

    7 Tips For Staying At An All Inclusive Belize Resort

    Have you reached a point where you’re so desperate for a Caribbean vacation in the sun you’re even too stressed out to create an itinerary? We get it. The year 2020 hasn’t been one you’ll remember fondly, but as discussions about travel being relaxed continue, you can focus on the tropical vacation for which your soul has been aching! The place to make that happen? Laru Beya Resort located on…

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    The Perfect Itinerary For 3, 5, or 7 Days in Placencia, Belize!

    You’ve got a plane ticket to Belize, which is just a couple of hours away from your home base and you’re the sort of person who lives by planning. And you already know where you’re staying: Laru Beya Resort on the Placencia Peninsula in Belize, because you found yourself spellbound by this lush destination the moment you visited the resort’s website. Now, you need a…

    Top Must Have Items For Your Belize All-Inclusive Vacation

    Top Must Have Items For Your Belize All-Inclusive Vacation

    Who couldn’t use a practical list of essentials when preparing for a vacation? Got the suitcases out? Maybe you’ve kept your luggage out as a reminder that once the pandemic ends, you will be ready to travel once more. That time is here and there’s no better place to satisfy your passion for travel than by visiting Belize. Where to stay once you’ve got your…

    Where to snorkel in Placencia Belize

    Where To Snorkel In Placencia Belize?

    Make These 3 Your Lucky Snorkeling Spots While Visiting Belize You don’t have to be superstitious to adopt the number three as your lucky number if you’re putting together an itinerary for the snorkeling in Belize vacation you’ve been eager to take. Just remember the number 3. It’s considered so lucky by the Chinese, a Beijing resident paid $215,000 for the phone number 133-3333-3333! Bring…

    8 Incredible Places To Visit in Southern Belize

    8 Incredible Places To Visit in Southern Belize

    Belize is one of the most culturally diverse nations in the Western Hemisphere, thanks in part to it’s Chinese residents. Many keep up with traditions families left behind. Why mention this? Because the number 8 is the luckiest number of all in Chinese society, so your decision to visit 8 of the most popular places on the Placencia peninsula is a most fortuitous decision that…