I pay US $150 a year for insurance on my Dodge truck, which is a big truck.
Once you get residency in Belize, your driver’s license is about $50 a year.
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Food in Boquete is cheaper compared with other areas of Panama because we have agricultural areas here. People produce their own vegetables here in Boquete. It is cheap if you ha... Read more
You would pay a gardener in Belize about US $15 - $20 per day, which is what I pay my gardener to come once a week here in the Cayo District. (It would cost more on Am... Read more
A “holiday” in Ambergris Caye is when you get a day off of work. “Celebrations” are days when, as a community, we celebrate something that we did. We have... Read more
In Belize, nobody really has firearms other than some people who aren’t’ supposed to have them, the police and the Defense Forces.
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Belize is a wonderful tropical country with blue skies and wonderful sunlight during the dry season and fresh cold raindrops during the rainy season. The dry season (November-January) is usually a bit&... Read more
Before, when you got to Panama, you received a 90-day visa. The international law in Panama states that if you have a driver’s license from a foreign country, you are allowed to drive on your nati... Read more
The homes in Nicaragua do not have centralized air-conditioning and heaters, but there are also big homes here that are like the ones in the US.
What you will not find here in Ni... Read more
In my opinion, everything in Belize is cheap except for electricity. I have not paid an electric bill in the US for 8 years, but I believe that the cost in the US over the last 8 yea... Read more
There are many expats in Boquete. It is easy to tell because when you go to town, the people speak more English than Spanish. You will feel more comfortable speaking in English than in Spa... Read more
In Ambergris Caye, you have locals and you have people who come to work here and become locals. San Pedro (the main town of Ambergris Caye has become not only a tourist spot but also an opportu... Read more
This little jewel of the Caribbean isn't that small when it comes to cuisine. Belize's menu is a wonderful combination of Mexican, American, African, Mayan, Spanish, Indian, Chinese and Creole dishes.
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