Adventurer, world explorer, thrill seeker … not really. Just enough to mar the scene. There are two main private hospitals in Belize- Belize Medical Associates and Belize Healthcare Partners which are both located in Belize City. Belize formerly British Honduras is slightly smaller than the state of New Hampshire, but with a population of only about 350,000, which is about one-quarter of New Hampshire's. Through our blog we encourage you to ask questions, give your ideas, and let us know how we are doing. She adopted a dog and a cat from the humane society, makes films for a living and have some really weird days.
In March 2012, we made the decision to get out of our comfort zone of being retired in the States, embark on an adventure, and move to Belize. Not sure where yet, which is why the long term travel would come first. We purchased a house sight-unseen but under the recommendation of my parents who house shopped for us. Also, I enjoy learning about different ways to spice and flavor foods, so, I am open to all the cooking tips available. Part One: Why I came to Belize. It is not open yet, but it looks like there are super committed and energetic new owners -who look like they are doing all the right things. It will be nine years this month, that we have lived here now.
I just finished a 9-minute video in which the rather attractive woman spent seven of those minutes telling us, me, how lovely and obedient her own little Muffie is. Anyway, if we have to wait to be there, can we get it in San Pedro or do we have to travel to Belmopan or Belize City to get it? I haven't checked to see if you need to be enrolled and then need to provide the student visa or if you need the student visa and then apply for enrollment. Yes, we are still here. I left in May 2006, a bit burned out and ready for a long vacation. We welcome differing views and ideas, even controversial ones. A public blog offering up to date information on the real estate market and investment climate in the Central American nation of Belize.
They are taking over a previously unfinished site and turning into a Jimmy Buffet wonderland. It has the second-largest population of the districts with about 35,000 people and shares the border with. Bill and Debra We hope you enjoy reading our travel and expat blog. To wed a Belizean, an expat must obtain a marriage license from the Ministry of the Attorney General. For your return flight time, you are asked to be at the International Airport 2 hours ahead of your scheduled flight. If I feel stressed, I just go out my office door, sit under a palm tree and watch the Caribbean.
It seems as though a new bar or restaurant opens on Ambergris Caye every week. But in truth, to the left or right of the frame, you would see trash. Now, I am sitting here in my office barefoot with short pants on. In fact, after 2 months, I loved it more. Reports are that the program is increasingly being used to facilitate select Belizean-Americans to return to Belize. I turn out to be very good at perspective, while Rose is, in fact, even better at actually scheduling things like planes 2 transport vans 2 , and hotels 1. I was hooked on Ambergris Caye.
Below are the average costs of living expenses that may be incurred while living in Belize. The calm is with us, the uncharacteristic coolness adds depth to our shadows. More on all these new businesses in the near future! Breathe in with your lungs and eyes, simultaneously. Question; can you renew your visa in San Pedro now, or do you still need to go to Belmopan? So for anyone else in that position, here are all the things the expats never told me: Even on a predominately English-speaking island, having zero Spanish skills will make life difficult for you. Please be patient as I post on my blog. The tires were pointed in the right direction.
Then she came back and forgot to leave. I took the plunge and moved to San Pedro Town on the Island of Ambergris Caye, off the coast of Belize, Central America. Anyone can attend these clinics or hospitals. It is when I am enjoying the beaches and the water that I am reminded of why we live here, and of course the people still remain a huge plus to the area. We had always wanted to live and work here, but wanted to be realistic about how to make that happen. Slickrock's Belize travel blog This blog contains the thoughts and experiences I have had. After months of searching and planning I found myself living and working at Saga Humane Society in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize.
There is a reason that Ambergris Caye is the most frequently visited part of Belize. How did you choose your new career path. Working actively in company affairs means you are working and therefore need appropriate status. Question; can you renew your visa in San Pedro now, or do you still need to go to Belmopan? You got any questions, just ask. In March 2012, we made the decision to get out of our comfort zone of being retired in the States, embark on an adventure, and move to Belize.
Seven years ago, travel enthusiast Annabel followed the love of her life to Sydney. Runner's Up to keep an eye on. If you are moving to Belize wishing to one day retire then you should consider these two options to be able to reside in the country. By plane, Belize is about 2 ½ hours from Houston. Dianne Lawrence can help you with anything from accommodation assistance and opening bank accounts to utility hook-up, land title acquisition, assistance with vehicle permits and more.
Then she came back two months later. As soon as I got home, I weighed my two options: look for a job or go back to Belize. We all fall for them…. Hence the name Cayo Buay, it is Kriol for Boy from Cayo. They're really good and it's very cheap. Belize has many attractions, world-renowned — for land and water lovers alike.