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French Wildlife Photographer Captures Belize’s Beauty

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Marie-France Grenouillet visited Belize recently and captured the country’s diverse wildlife with her camera. Take a journey through her photographer’s eye and see Belize’s jungles like you’ve never seen them before! In Marie-France’s Own Words My impression of Belize – so small and so “generous” … I had the chance to go to Belize last

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Footprint Cave, Actun Chek

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Combine the fun of cave tubing with the thrill of exploring a cave filled with Mayan artifacts at Footprints Cave… Footprint Cave, also known as Actun Chek in Maya, is a river-cave on an unnamed river that originates from the Maya Mountains. The river is swallowed through an underground waterway before emerging again in the

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Diane’s Cave Tubing Shore Cruise Excursion

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Diane and a group of 6 adventurous friends arrived in Belize on the Grand Princess Cruise Ship. They wanted to do the cave tubing shore cruise excursion but were a bit hesitant about the caves. Diane said, “Some of us in the group are a bit claustrophobic!” After being assured that it was a very

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360 Panorama of Blue Hole National Park

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Use your mouse to click and move the Panorama 360 degrees! The Blue Hole National Park covers 575 acres of lush jungle to explore. It is named after the sapphire blue waters of the Inland Blue Hole, a sinkhole fed by an underground river. The park has 2 entrances off of the Hummingbird Highway. Just

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Rio Frio Cave

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With a massive entrance, cathedral chamber and even a sandy river beach, you don’t want to miss Rio Frio Cave… Located in the Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve, the most distinctive feature of Rio Frio Cave is it’s massive entrance, approximately 65 feet in diameter. The cave itself is actually a tunnel with the equally

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Blue Hole National Park & St. Herman’s Cave

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Take a refreshing swim in the sapphire blue waters of the Inland Blue Hole, a sinkhole in a lush jungle setting fed by an underground river… The Inland Blue Hole is located just off the Hummingbird Highway, 12 miles south of the capital city of Belmopan. It’s literally a 15 minute hike from the parking

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Cave Tubing at Nohoch Che’en Caves Branch Reserve

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Enter the Mayan underworld of Xibalba where emerald-green rivers disappear into mystical caves… The Caves Branch River winds through a porous limestone landscape that is riddled with holes like a piece of Swiss cheese. Water flows through the jungle and then into caves before disappearing into underground passages only to later emerge again in some

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White Water Kayaking, Macal River

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Kayaking the white water rapids of the upper Macal is an adrenaline pumping experience you will not forget… The Macal River starts from the peaks of the Maya Mountains cutting through mountains and jungle until it meats the Mopan River to form the Belize River. The river cuts through 2 major national parks, the Chiquibul

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Barton Creek Cave

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Canoe through this water cave with a spotlight illuminating your way past stunning cave geology… Barton Creek Cave is a water cave that is explored on a canoe using powerful spotlights to illuminate your way. It’s located in the Slate Creek Preserve, a community based effort between villages and private land owners to preserve the

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Xunantunich Maya Ruins

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Xunantunich (Maiden of the Rock) is visually impressive and rapped by magnificent hieroglyphs… Xunantunich was built during the peak of the Mayan civilization, the Classic Period. The center of the site is composed of 6 major plazas and surrounded by more than 25 temples and palaces. There is also a ball court. During your visit

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