By Ann Kuffner, IL‘s Belize Insider The Pros and Cons of Living on a Caribbean Island A popular question we receive from readers is, “What are the pros and cons of living on an island?” Since 2008 I have lived full-time on the island of Ambergris Caye, so I’m in a strong position to address Read more...: March 2017
By Ann Kuffner, IL’s Belize Insider In 1999, when my husband and I first visited Belize, the restaurants served popular Belizean dishes such as stewed chicken, rice and beans, stewed beans, tacos, and barbecue chicken. The drink options included Belikin beer, rum punch, and frothy pina coladas. But in the last 10 years, more tourists Read more...: May 2016
By Ann Kuffner, IL‘s Belize Insider Finding a rental in Belize’s expat havens If you’re getting serious about picking a location in Belize, it’s best to make an initial trip to explore the entire country first. After narrowing your geographic options, I recommend that you spend at least a month or more renting in each Read more...: June 2015
Most expats who visit Belize focus on the popular beach towns on Ambergris Caye, Caye Caulker, and the Placencia peninsula. Each of these areas offer spectacular Caribbean Sea activities and lifestyle options.