Guest Chef Richard Samaniego at Bocawina Rainforest Resort & Tobacco Caye Paradise Lodge in Belize

Guest Chef Profile: Guest Chef Richard Samaniego Returns to Belize

We're thrilled to have Chef Richard Samaniego joining us again in Belize this November.  This is Richard’s third season with us.  This visit he will be working with our cooks at Tobacco Caye Paradise Lodge and Bocawina Rainforest Resort to develop creative new menus for our guests.  

Top 5 Belize Paradise Islands Experiences

SUP at Tobacco Caye
After guests have returned from the Paradise Islands Adventure we ask them “…what was the highlight of your trip?” More often than not the response is “…that is a difficult question to answer since there were so many highlights.”   There is always a fun story to share about the guides, or remembering a delicious meal of fresh seafood.

Explore Magazine - David Webb. 'Belize: Underwater Photo Essay'

David Webb joined our  Paradise Islands lodge-to-lodge sea kayak, snorkel and Stand Up Paddleboard trip on assignment for Explore Magazine .  Be sure to check out his Underwater Belize Photo Essay !   

Celebrating New Year’s Eve on the Lighthouse Reef Atoll

Half Moon Caye Basecamp

Celebrating New Year’s Eve on the Lighthouse Reef Atoll

Where will you start 2016? Celebrating New Year’s Eve at our Half Moon Caye basecamp is a unique experience.  This tropical marine park and UN World Heritage site is located at the southeast corner of the Lighthouse Reef Atoll, approximately fifty-five miles off the coast of mainland Belize.  Imagine spending New Year’s Eve on this remote protected island with just a small group of our guests, our guides and 4000 red-footed boobies!  

Canoe & Kayak - Jeff Moag. 'Lighthouse Reef Belize: Paddle some of the bluest waters on earth'

Lighthouse Reef Belize

For all you Lighthouse Reef enthusiasts - we wanted to share this article on Half Moon Caye and Lighthouse Reef that appeared in in June 2015.  


June 25, 2015
By Jeff Moag

Southwest Airlines - New Non-Stop Service to Belize and Special Fares

Southwest Airlines
Southwest Airlines - New Non-Stop Service to Belize and Special Fares

For many of our US guests the news that Southwest Airlines will be offering nonstop flights to Belize will be a reason to celebrate.  Southwest has a loyal following of passengers and is known for its 'low fares don't mean low service' concept. Even with the sale fares you can still check two bags for free and reuse your fare for future travel within 1 year should you need to cancel. 

Updated Non-Stop Flights to Belize for 2015

Non Stop Flights to Belize Infographic

Updated Flight Information for 2015 / 2016 Season in Belize

We have recently found a great infographich, showing all the new flights into Belize for the 2015/2016 Season.  This infograpic gives you 

These flights include the following:

American Airlines (from Miami, Charlotte, and now Los Angeles) -