placencia belize resorts

06 Dec: Placencia: It’s un-BELIZE-able

  Located in Belize’s southeastern Stann Creek District, the Placencia Peninsula measures about a mile wide and 16 miles north to south with beautiful beaches along the Caribbean Sea on the eastern side and a mangrove-lined lagoon, an angler’s paradise, on the western side. Just a quick drive or few minutes’ flying time from Belize City, Placencia has become one of the most popular visitor…

belize birds

26 Jun: Bird Watching In Belize – The Easy Way

Belize is an incredibly bio-diverse country, and close to 600 avian species have been recorded in the country. The Audobon Society has an active presence in Belize, managing several nature preserves and protected areas where birds thrive. Approximately 20% of the bird species found in Belize are migratory species predominantly from North America that head south during the winter to reach the balmy clime of…

Placencia to Host Sidewalk Arts Festival

06 Feb: Placencia to Host Sidewalk Arts Festival February 11-12, 2017

  Placencia Village Sidewalk © Muzamanzie Photographs, Belize The village of Placencia will host the 14th annual Placencia Sidewalk Arts Festival on February 11-12, 2017. The iconic fishing village of Placencia will transfer its world-famous central sidewalk into an interactive art gallery and music festival during the event. Booths will line the sidewalk, selling delicious local foods and drinks, paintings, handmade clothing and furniture, sculpture,…

belize flights

18 Jan: Southwest Adds New Non-Stop Flights to Belize

Southwest Airlines is rapidly expanding their international coverage. On its official website , it recently announced that they will be offering non-stop flights to Belize from the Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport (FLL) beginning on June 4, 2017. This comes on the heels of the announcement of a new Southwest non-stop flight between the Denver International Airport (DEN) and Belize City scheduled to begin on March 11,…

09 Oct: Flights to Belize

One of the reasons why Belize is such a popular vacation destination is the large number of non-stop flights to the country from the United States and Canada. Flight durations of 2-5 hours are available from many major cities. Note: all international flights to Belize land at the Philip Goldson International Airport (BZE) just outside of Belize City. Domestic air carriers offer service from Belize…

21 Aug: Why You Should Choose Laru Beya for a Belize Family Vacation

Laru Beya, located on the golden sands of the Placencia Peninsula in southeastern Belize, is an award-winning luxury resort that is perfect for your next family vacation. Below are 5 reasons why you should choose Laru Beya for your Belize family holiday: 1 – Location Laru Beya offers a gorgeous view of the turquoise waters of the Caribbean from each of its ocean view rooms…