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Monday January 27, 2020 (15:40:05)
Belize is an appealing option for expats. Its first language is English, closely followed by Spanish, and it is a local nexus, with low-cost flights to a variety of American destinations on both south and north continents. It has a reputation as being a good place to set up a business. Tourism and agriculture are the main industries, with most high-end tourism businesses owned by non-nationals. We will take a look below at some options for you, whether you want to set up your own business or work for a local company. more ...
Belize > Moving
Monday July 29, 2019 (17:38:54)
Belize has identified a number of countries whose citizens can visit for a limited time without a visa. The list includes the United States and the United Kingdom, whose citizens may stay for up to one month before applying for permission to remain. Since 2015, any visitor can enter Belize without a visa if they hold a valid multiple entry US visa or a permanent residence card. more ...
Belize > Working
Monday June 17, 2019 (17:38:18)
Belize is a beautiful country in Central America with a rich history and outstanding nature. Its biodiversity is a big draw; the jungle is packed with rare flora and the surrounding ocean waters are teeming with coral reefs and tropical marine life. With a Caribbean coastline, Belize has all the sunshine and relaxed atmosphere you would expect. However, is it a viable home for working expats? In this article, we take a look at the job market in Belize, what the popular industries are, what is highly in demand, and what sort of salary you can expect. more ...
Belize > Working
Monday February 25, 2019 (12:13:20)
Belize is a popular destination for expats, whether they’re retired, employed or planning to set up a business. With its tropical climate and laid-back lifestyle, Belize is an attractive option if you’re an entrepreneur. Its first language is English, closely followed by Spanish, and it’s a local nexus, with low-cost flights to a variety of American destinations on both the south and north continents. more ...
Belize > Living
Monday November 12, 2018 (14:38:08)
The ‘tropical paradise’ of Belize is often seen as an attractive option for retirees from the US and elsewhere, due to its lovely climate, easy-going lifestyle and the fact that its principal language is English. Its Caribbean coastline and fascinating interior make this little Central American state doubly appealing. It might not be the cheapest place in which to retire, but those who have done so report that while some of the infrastructure may be a bit basic, their money goes a long way and the standard of living is high, with insurance, household help, basic medical care and property taxes proving highly competitive in comparison with other countries. more ...
Belize > Living
Friday November 24, 2017 (11:28:21)
The cuisine of the beautiful country of Belize is quite varied, with a mix of African, Mexican, Caribbean and Mayan culinary influence. You are likely to find restaurants and eateries that serve Indian, Chinese, and American dishes in this country. more ...
Belize > Living
Friday July 14, 2017 (14:10:32)
Belize, a Central American country situated to the north of Honduras and the south of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, has a small population amounting to fewer than 300,000 people. It is among the least populated nations in the region. more ...
Belize > Links
Friday June 23, 2017 (13:02:24)
At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at Belize and some of the blogs that might be useful for expats there. more ...
Belize > Financial
Thursday June 08, 2017 (13:59:12)
Fine living often comes at a huge premium. Most places where the quality and standards of life are high tend to be quite expensive. Many potential expats give up on their dream destinations, simply because the living costs in that location are beyond their means. Fortunately, it is possible to enjoy a tropical lifestyle, including great weather and pristine beaches, without making a huge dent in your bank account. more ...
Belize > Health
Thursday May 04, 2017 (15:58:38)
A South American nation with English as its official language, Belize is different from its neighbors in many ways. This independent country offers its residents as well as visitors a tropical lifestyle, with a sunny climate, pristine beaches, a rich variety of flora and fauna, awe-inspiring scuba diving spots, fun water sports, historic archeological sites and ancient ruins. This place is ideal for those who are interested in nature as well as history, as even the urban cities boast lush nature and a colorful past. more ...