Tradeshow Tianguis 2010

San Ignacio Resort Hotel & Portofino Beach Resort will be attending Tianguis 2010, April 25th – 28th at the Centro Internacional in Acapulco. We would like to invite you to the Belize booth 31-21 (Mundo Maya) conveniently located in the Chichen Itza Hall. Learn more about BELIZE, Mother Nature’s Best Kept Secret, and two properties […]

Easter Sunday at Portofino Restaurant!

Come and celebrate Easter with us! On Sunday, April 4th 2010 our Portofino F&B team is more than happy for serving this incredible Easter menu for you… Exclusive Easter Brunch: (starting 10am until 12pm or a little later) Appetizer: Brushcetta served with ricotta cheese and marmalade Entrees: Walnut Waffles with Banana Syrup or Eggs Benedict […]

The Belize Hotel Association attended two travel shows in January – the Toronto Travel Show, and the Vakantiebeurs show in Holland.

The Dutch show is one of Europe’s major travel shows, attracting around 20,000 visitors on each of the five days. Nick Davies, Chairman of BHA’s Marketing Committee, explained that BHA’s ongoing work in Europe, and particularly Holland, had raised awareness of Belize to a level where they could now afford to target people more effectively. […]

A large “caboom” in the sky over Portofino Beach Resort!

Last night, our staff and guests here at Portofino Beach Resort experienced something very unusual! We saw a large “ball of fire” in the Belizean sky and hear a very loud sonic “boom”…. We didn’t know what happened. 3 minutes after, we saw on CNN that  space shuttle Endeavour and its six astronauts were returning […]

Portofino HONORED AS BEST Romance Destination

Portofino Beach Resort, Belize HONORED AS BEST Romance Destination IN THE 2010 TRIPADVISOR TRAVELERS’ CHOICE AWARDS San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, BELIZE, January 20th 2010 Portofino Beach Resort was chosen as a Best Romance Hotel by TripAdvisor® in its 2010 Travelers’ Choice® awards. Now in its eighth year, the annual TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice awards honor the […]

Orchids in Belize!

Orchids are known for their delicate beauty and exotic character. Evolving through an intricate and interesting history, the meanings of orchids include love, beauty, luxury, and strength. Orchids belong to the most diverse family of plants known to man. There are over 28,000 species. Orchids are the most rapidly (genetically) changing group of plants on […]

Fresh Catch of the Day!

This is how we buy our seafood at Portofino Beach Resort. Fresh from the Sea! Chef Ernesto and fisherman Rony meet each other at our Portofino Dock to negociate. At least twice a week we buy seafood from our local fishermen, to guarantee freshness. The catch of the day will be used to make dishes […]

Pictures sent to us by Denny and Jeanny!

Once in a lifetime each of us finds our destiny The one with whom we are meant to be Denny and Jeanne found each other: everything is crystal clear We know that they will be happy together year after year. When they came to Belize, Denny was on a mission. He had the ring with […]

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 […]