by Rachael Dragani Photos Courtesy Tony Rath, JC Cuellarand, The Belize Tourism Board Photo (above) Cool light sunrise in Ambergris Caye, Belize There are too many languages, cultures, people, foods and historic tales blended together in this tropical nation to make anyone feel like an outsider. Come for a relaxing honeymoon and leave with so […]

Portofino Paradise!

Belize and Portofino Beach Resort can be seen in the 2011 Edition of “Lakes Region Bride” Magazine! This magazine is owned by Kathi Hopper, how got in touch with Lara Lennon, owner of Romantic Travel Association of Belize. Lakes Region Bride is a free magazine on local news stands and also is available at wedding […]

Kobrie and Brian – Wedded in Paradise

Dear Portofino Friends, here we have posted the story from Kobrie and Brian which they have shared with the Belize Tourism Board. Last month they celebrated their first wedding anniversary, CONGRATS Kobrie and Brain! We hope that you will keep on Honeymooning for many more years! – Lots of love from your Portofino Family! When […]

Portofino Beach Resort

GayTravelBelize May 28th 2010 by Cori Sterrenberg Located 6 miles north from the centre of San Pedro town, Ambergris Caye, lies this rustic and truly romantic resort Portofino. Nestled on stretch of 330 feet of private white sand beach, and immersed within 4.5 acres of property, Portofino offers travellers the ultimate in peace, tranquility, romance, […]

Lazing around in beautiful Belize

From: The Sunday Times, UK published on March 7, 2010 Life too stressed? Holidays too hectic? Get a taste of the Caribbean in English-speaking Belize, Central America By: Bernard Lyall In the words of Fyodor Dostoevsky, I find myself in some difficulty: on the one hand, I feel professionally compelled to lift myself from this […]

Una parada en Belice

CON TODO EL PODER DE LA INFORMACION    Managua, Nicaragua – Lunes 23 de Noviembre de 2009 – Edición 10516 Belice es un país que sorprende. Desde que se pone pie en el territorio, su población y sus ofertas turísticas halan el interés. Está poblado por tan sólo 300 mil personas, eso equivale aproximadamente al 5.3 […]

Exploring Belize: Central America’s Caribbean Destination.

Weekly Edition Newspaper: November 13 – November 19, 2009 | San José Costa Rica By Tim Rogers Nica Times Staff | AMBERGRIS CAYE, Belize – For many Central Americans – a predominantly Pacific-coast oriented population – the Caribbean side of the isthmus has always been considered curiously, if not distantly, as “the other coast.” […]

Paradise? You better Belize it!

Unsung Caribbean isle of Ambergris Caye impressed Madonna so much she sung about it. By: Tracey Thompson IT’S not hard to see why Madonna sang so longingly about this idyllic island paradise in her 1980s hit  La Isla Bonita. She was writing about Ambergris Caye, a 40-kilometre-long island off the mainland of Belize. San Pedro […]

Ambergris Today Newspaper April 2009

Title: BET’s Joe Clair Shooting Travel Show in Belize “… Ambergris Caye was honored to be one of his first stops. Joe and his entourage was able to spend time at La Perla del Caribe, Portofino Beach Resort, Hidden Treasures, Coconut’s Hotel, the downtown strip and of course Fido’s and Jaguar’s Temple Night Club! […]