Whether you are overworked and over-stressed with your job or your life has become boring and rote, a bit of travel is the perfect solution to de-stress or find some adventure. Even if you have come to this conclusion, you are probably not sure where to travel. Consider Placencia, Belize; Placencia is the perfect May getaway and you can find out why by reading further. We should note that while Placencia is one of the best places to visit in Belize there are plenty of other spots within the country worth a quick one-day trip while based in Placencia.
- Go Snorkeling
Placencia’s relative closeness to the Belize Barrier Reef means you are just a short trip away from getting to see a wide variety of fish, vibrantly colored corals and all other manner of sealife.
- Just Relax On the Beach
Sometimes you need a vacation to relax. Belize’s climate, its location in the Caribbean and 180 miles of beach mean that you will find the perfect spot to lay back and let the world leave you be, possibly while sipping from a Belikin beer or freshly-squeezed juice.
- Go Island Hopping
Laughing Bird Caye and The Silk Cayes are two ideal cayes to go island hopping. These islands are located off the coast of Placencia and are great destinations for snorkeling, scuba diving and beach combing.
- Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary
Beyond being a place to bask in Belize’s majestic natural beauty, this location was also inhabited by the ancient Maya.
- Explore the Village
Placencia is great for anyone who loves fishing but also features aquatic activities like kayaking and diving.
It should be mentioned that this is only a small portion of the sorts of memorable locales and activities you can experience while visiting Belize. Whether this list was more than sufficient to interest you in taking a trip in May or you would like to find out more for yourself, you will need a base of operations. Please consider Mariposa Beach Resort for your “base camp” during your Belize vacation as it offers all the finest of accommodations.