The Belize Garifuna Musical Festival takes place immediately after the Battle of the Drums and will continue until 6:00 a.m. on the morning of November 13, 2016. This is the first year that such an event is being organized in Belize. The Belize Garifuna Musical Festival will feature performances of various genre of Garifuna Music […]
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, […]
We hope you enjoy these photos taken by Cyril Uruwei, publisher of Belize In America. These photos are from our 2015 travel experiences with the Jewel, a.k.a. Belize. You’ll see photos from Orange Walk, Dangriga, Cayo, Placencia, Hopkins, etc. Do enjoy!
Here are some Belize In America’s choices photos of Hopkins Village, Belize, shot by Cyril Uruwei. Dinner at Luba Laruga in Hopkins Village, Belize Enjoying a beachfront room at Coconut Row Guesthouse
John and Ellen, owners of Maya Beach Hotel and Bistro in Placencia, have traveled a lot and been to a lot of countries that they like. They eventually reached the “burnt out” stage and decided that Belize (Central America) should be on their list of places to consider moving and having a complete change of […]
This video was shot at the Habinahan Wanaragua competition in Dangriga, Belize on December 14th, 2014.
True nation building starts with appreciating our diverse cultures: It was in the spacious thatched roof kitchen of my grandmother Jane V. Enriquez that I, as a little boy, first learned to appreciate the beautiful diversity of Belize’s various cultures. I always remember it as a special place that drew friends and relatives together – […]
The Pantempters performing at the Pan Yaad Bands Concert at the House of Culture in Belize City, Belize – Marching toward the September 21st, Belize’s 33rd anniversary as an independent nation.
An important standard by which the quality of a democracy is determined, is not only the degree to which all citizens – men and women – are able to effectively participate in the political system, but also how equitably represented they are public office. The participation of women in positions of political power not only […]
RD’s restaurant in Corozal Town: authentic Belizean food on traditional fire hearth.