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The Best of the Central American country of Belize in Social Media, curated to reduce the noise - Updated Daily...http://www.belizenet.com
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7 ways to interact with Garífuna culture in Belize

7 ways to interact with Garífuna culture in Belize | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it
Moonlight drum gatherings, traditional cassava bread demonstrations, parties on Settlement Day. Garifuna culture adds life to a Belize vacation.
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Seven years without a dryer...

Seven years without a dryer... | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it

Cute blog post about life without a dryer in Belize.

 

"...I got to thinking though. We live in a good neighborhood. Many of our neighbors are professional people. There is a doctor behind us. An architect a couple houses over, a few university professors live close by. Everyone hangs their clothes out on the line..."

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The Mennonite Communities of Belize Culture

The Mennonite Communities of Belize Culture | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it

Overview of the mennonites in Belize.

 

"Orange Walk Town in northern Belize hums with progress – a bustling center for agriculture, business, and tourism, and a gateway to nearby attractions such as the Rio Bravo Conservation Area and the Mayan ruins at Lamanai, Orange Walk doesn’t give you the same feeling of being light-years away from the fast pace of the modern world that you’ll get out on the remote cayes of Belize. However, there is one thing about Orange Walk Town that could make you want to grab a newspaper and check the date, and that’s the large Mennonite community residing in the vicinity...."

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How to shake your arse (Belize style)

How to shake your arse (Belize style) | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it
Go to any bar with live music at night in Belize, and you will witness the dominant form of Belizean dancing, which like the dominant form of Belizean music (Punta rock), originates from traditiona...
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Kriol Word of the Day: naadan

Kriol Word of the Day: naadan | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it
Fun site to learn Belizean Kriol words....

 

Kriol: Wee gwehn da Naadan Lagoon fi haliday.

Translation: Visit site.

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Country Focus: Intercultural Nuances of Doing Business With Belize, Part 2

Country Focus: Intercultural Nuances of Doing Business With Belize, Part 2 | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it

For those of you that live in Beliez, there are some quite humorous lines in this article, like: "...Belize is also different than its neighbors concerning the concept of time. While many of its neighbors have a relaxed view about time and punctuality, Belizeans are more monochromatic like their founders. Punctuality is expected for all business appointments, and while there is some flexibility concerning social occasions, certainly not half an hour or more. While Belizeans are firm believers in punctuality,..."

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Hanging Out in Hopkins (photo essay & tips)

Hanging Out in Hopkins (photo essay & tips) | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it

Some travel destinations are made for hanging out—for relaxing and finding your own rhythm/groove. And of course, for being in the moment.

Hopkins Village, Belize, is one of those places.

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