The Maya of Belize

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Awestruck by Caracol Maya site’s Majesty

The latest census figure for the entire country of Belize is under 400,000 within 8867 square miles. So you can imagine how difficult it is to understand how one 75 square-mile site could have housed half our current population. But, that’s the archaeological belief – that Belize’s largest Maya site – Caracol, was home to 200,000 Mayas, housed in around 35,000 buildings.

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A Taste of Nature: Gaïa Riverlodge serves up fresh eats

Every meal we ate at Gaïa during our three-night stay was full of flavor and bright with fresh vegetables and fruits. From a platter of fresh fruit to start off breakfast, with a side of gorgeous, fresh-squeezed orange juice, to some of the crunchiest, tastiest sautéed vegetables accompanying our meats and starches, we were in foodie heaven.

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Cave Tubing and Zip Lining – it’s a VITAL tour!

Cavetubing.bz provides a day’s worth of fun in the Cayo District of Belize: swinging through treetops then floating downriver through a cave system using only air filled tubes is all in a day’s ‘work’ in Belize! Zip lining and Cave Tubing are must-do adventures.

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