Happy Garifuna Settlement Day 2015!

The Garinagu, are valiant fighters who today continue to practice their cultural values within the land they occupy. These are people who have triumphed in history and their celebration is grandiose. The Garinagu are the descendants of Carib, Arawak and West African people who lived in the Lesser Antilles, especially St. Vicent.

The Garinagu arrived in Belize in 1802 and settled in Southern Belize. The historic activist, Thomas Vincent Ramos, cannot be overlooked, as he disputed for the rights of African-descent people in Belize. Thomas Ramos along with Pataleon Hernandez and Domingo Ventura spoke freely and successfully petitioned for the government […]

Southwest Flies to Belize

Who wouldn’t want to come to Belize?

Southwest has announced non-stop flight to the jewel, Belize starting October 15, 2015. The opening of this new international flight to Belize is sure to boost the already up and coming visits to Belize. CEO Gary Kelly, announced it will be adding flights to Costa Rica, Jamaica, and Belize from Houston’s largest airport, George Bush Continental. The addition of these flights will surely bring about competition with other airlines, mainly United Airlines.

Brad Hawkins, Senior Advisor for Communication for Southwest visited Belize’s number one tourism destination, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, in February of this month […]

Belize & Splash Dive Center Welcomes Southwest

Southwest Airlines has expanded services to Belize. On October 15. 2015 Southwest first nonstop flight landed at the Phillip S.W. Goldson International Airport from Houston Hobby International Terminal. This was certainly a historic flight as it was Southwest first time landing in Belize. This flight is sure to cause competition with the other major airlines currently flying to Belize. Southwest is known for having the lowest rates compared to its competitors.

Southwest Airlines definitely gives you the most bang for your buck with:

Free checked bags up to 50 lbs.
No Change fees
Friendly flight attendants
Restrictions are limited

The first flight to Belize was certainly a […]

Belize September Celebrations |Belize’s Patriotic Colors: Red, White and Blue showcased

 
Belize September Celebrations |Belize’s Patriotic Colors: Red, White and Blue showcased
The month of September is time for a joyful celebration. On this month patriotism shines bright, as everyone shares in the joy of celebrating their homeland. Events are scheduled throughout the month with the opening of the National Song Competition held in the old capital, Belize. The song competition is held in August and is in preparation for September. Everyone has a chance to submit a unique song based solely on their patriotism to the country. New talents are discovered as everyone participates in making September a joyful and memorable […]

By |September 8th, 2015|Belize, Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

COPA’s New Flight to Belize

COPA’S New Flight to Belize
Compañía Panameña de Aviación, S.A., better known as COPA has recently announced flights to Belize from Hub de Las Americas Panama City, Panama. Starting December 8th, 2015 two weekly flights will be offered to Belize from Panama City. On July 29, 2015 a press conference was held at the Best Western Belize Biltmore Plaza Hotel where it was announced that Flight CM 281 will leave Belize City Tuesdays and Fridays at 2:17 p.m to arrive at Hub de las Americas at the Tocumen International Airport in Panama City at 5:34 p.m. The return flight, CM 280, […]

Southwest Flies to Belize

Who wouldn’t want to come to Belize?

Southwest has announced non-stop flight to the jewel, Belize starting October 15, 2015. The opening of this new international flight to Belize is sure to boost the already up and coming visits to Belize. CEO Gary Kelly, announced it will be adding flights to Costa Rica, Jamaica, and Belize from Houston’s largest airport, George Bush Continental. The addition of these flights will surely bring about competition with other airlines, mainly United Airlines.

Brad Hawkins, Senior Advisor for Communication for Southwest visited Belize’s number one tourism destination, San Pedro, Ambergris […]

By |May 8th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Tips to Improving Air Consumption| Belize Scuba Dive Vacation

Splash Dive Center would like to share 5 Tips to help Improving Air Consumption on your next Belize Scuba Dive Vacation.Have you ever wonder how instructors breathe so little air? This of course only comes with experience and following a few tips.  Here at splash we will help you in your every dive!

Here are a few tips that will help you on your next  Belize Scuba Dive Vacation.

Belize Scuba Dive Vacation Tips to Improving Air Consumption #1| – Buoyancy and Weighting:

Master neutral buoyancy by checking be sure not to carry extra  weights. […]

By |March 8th, 2015|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Three Reasons To Explore Dangriga Town Belize

Here are three reasons to visit & explore Dangriga Town & the Southern Belize. It is simple as Dangriga Town is filled with diversity from the most ancient culture, the Mayas to the most vibrant culture, the Garifunas.

The Garifunas or Garinagu, as the people are called, are proud of their heritage and continue to practice their traditions today. Explore Dangriga town formerly known as Stann Creek Town is the home of many Garinagu and their presence can be widely felt after a visit to town. The town is located in southern Belize along the coastline and is the largest town […]

By |February 20th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 3 Reasons to Visit : Hopkins Village Belize

Travelling to Hopkins Village Belize is more than just saying you visited a place, it is experiencing and living. Visiting the most popular destinations can be thrilling but experiencing the native culture and traditions of a destination is memorable. Belize: is known to many as a jewel, a rare and treasured land filled with natural beauty.

Hopkins Village Belize is no exception, located near the coastline in southern Belize one can experience both the beauty inland and at sea. Hopkins village Belize once solely a fishing village has now become a cultural destination and a favorite to many who wish to divulge in the Garifuna culture.

Still looking for […]

By |February 10th, 2015|Blog, Uncategorized|2 Comments

New Years Resolution 2015: Learn To Scuba Dive

Who said you can’t accomplish anything while on a vacation? Choose to visit Belize and get to explore a whole new world: under the sea. Plan on getting PADI certified in 2015 while exploring the beauty of Belize’s marine life. Learn to Scuba Dive this New Year!

The Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System is the second largest barrier reef in the world and is the natural habitat for many species and corals. Learning to dive in Belize’s waters will expose you to the most magnificent and diverse sea creatures. As an advance Padi Certified Diver you can plan […]

By |December 21st, 2014|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments