Friday, 7 March 2014

Plan Your Next Scuba Dive Trip to Belize


If you have been to Belize before you probably know what to expect, and where to head to experience the natural beauty of Belize and the Caribbean Sea. However, if this is your first trip to Belize here are a few “need to knows” to help you get started and plan your next scuba dive trip to Belize:



1. Official Language in Belize: English

Belize is a tiny country located between Mexico and Guatemala and is known as the ONLY country in Central America whose official language is English.



2. Belize Currency Exchange 

U.S Dollars are generally accepted but the currency of Belize is Belize Dollars (BZD), which exchange rate is steady at $1USD=$2BZD.



3. Entry Requirements to Belize

Visas are not required for citizens of:  the United States, Canada, Caribbean Countries, Australia, Hong Kong, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, or Venezuela.



4. Belize Accommodations

            Belize offers a wide array of accommodations from

           

5. Best Known Scuba Diving Spots 


            Belize is not only home to the second largest Barrier Reef in the world,(second only to              
            Australia’s Barrier Reef) and the Belize’s well-known Blue Hole but is also     comprised of hundreds 
            of Cayes, and Atolls. Belize is known as a Diving Mecca,          which   only makes it harder to choose 
            where to go Scuba Diving. Following are the most   visited sites:






6. Take advantage of new scuba dive courses



Splash Dive Center is not only a PADI Resort Facility but is also an Instructor Development Center located in Placencia, Belize. Contact Splash Dive Center to find out more about E-learning Dive courses that are also available.



Start planning your next Belize dive trip, contact Patty at patricia@splashbelize.com for more information.