Some history of Hopkins Village, Belize

Some history of Hopkins Village, Belize

History of Hopkins Village, Belize An african woman, Sirrian, and her two daughters were the first people to set foot on Hopkins. However, they disappeared unaccountably. The woman had resided in Uganda, Africa which is believe to be the origin of Hopkins first name, Yugadan. In the year 1937, a group of Black Caribs, Garinagu, […]

National Garifuna Council is exceedingly bothered…

National Garifuna Council is exceedingly bothered…

The National Garifuna Council, which is the voice of the Garifuna People in Belize, is exceedingly bothered by the recent allegation of not permitting the speaking of the Garifuna Language in one of the financial institutions in Dangriga Town. This allegation is being taken seriously and the council is investigating the matter. The nation will be informed […]

Chaleanor Hotel in Dangriga

In the morning, you will be greeted by the pleasurable aroma of fresh fruits and coffee in the atmosphere. Chaleanor’s rooftop provides a superb view of the Caribbean sea, the Magnificent Maya Mountains and a panoramic view of Dangriga Town. Chaleanor Hotel, located in the “culture capital” of Belize, Dangriga Town, is conveniently located in […]

Hotel in Dangriga, Belize

Hotel in Dangriga, Belize

Chaleanor Hotel in Dangriga Chaleanor Hotel, located in the “culture capital” of Belize, Dangriga Town, is conveniently located in the heart of Dangriga, and not too far from the beach. Enjoy a cup of coffee in the early morning on the rooftop that gives you a panoramic view of Dangriga and overlooks the Carribean sea – or, […]

The school environment that nurtured Andy Palacio…

The school environment that nurtured Andy Palacio…

Before television came to Punta Gorda in the early 1980s, and before the later fixation of the town’s youths on technological gadgets in this new millennium, there was a vibrant, creative and expressive social environment that nurtured a number of musical talents. Interestingly, these talents emerged through a distinctly parallel social context within the community. […]

Domestic violence in Belize

Domestic violence in Belize

Domestic violence in Belize: A pressing issue for women and men to resolve The reported incidence of domestic violence in Belize, as indicated through the most recent statistics (2012) from the Epidemiological Unit of the Ministry of Health, continue to show troubling trends. Persistently, Belizean men are overwhelmingly the perpetrators of violence suffered by women. […]