Small, English-speaking Belize harbors the secret cities of the ancient Maya in its fragile rainforest. Featuring an environment rich in wildlife, and clear turquoise Caribbean waters off its coast, Belize lures nature-lovers and divers from around the world.Chicki Mallan and Patti Langes Belize Handbook packs in essential information on pre-Columbian sites, dive spots, jaguar and howler monkey sanctuaries, hiking traits, and national history.
It also offers details on lodgings to fit all budgets -- from Maya guesthouses to lively beach resorts -- plus tips on food, shopping, transportation, and services. Author of Moons Cancun Handbook and Colonial Mexico and coauthor of Moons Mexico Handbook, Chicki Mallan lives in Paradise, CA. Mallans daughter Patti Lange lives on Catalina Island.