Visit Caye Caulker – a small, inhabited island formation off the coast of Belize. To get there, you can take a boat from Belize City or from Chetumal in Mexico.
There’s a seriously strong Caribbean influence in this place and it makes for an interesting contrast with mainland Central America. There are some active adventures to enjoy in the surrounding water, including sailing, snorkelling and scuba diving one of the best dive sites in Central America, but you mustn’t forget to take the time to just slow down your pace, rest your sandy feet in a hammock and enjoy an island cocktail.
This tiny patch of sandy bliss is the kind of place that you struggle to leave behind and, to give you an idea of why, here are 15 reasons to visit Caye Caulker.