News Categories: Tourism

06 Mar
March 6, 2019 0 0

Culture In The Park

Culture in the park is a two day Belize City Council initiative which takes place today March 6th and tomorrow Thursday March 7th at the Battlefield Park it promises to highlight the rich and diverse ethnic blend that creates our cultural identity.

Belize City Council….Always ’bout di people

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20 Feb
February 20, 2019 0 0

Stake Bank Cruise Port

Today history was made as Mayor Bernard Wagner along with Mr. Michael Feinstein, Benny Feinstein, Hon. Tracey Taegar-Panton, and Hon. Mike Peyreffite broke ground for the construction of Belize City’s first ever Cruise Ship Docking Facility.

This 25-acre, Mayan Temple themed water park facility, plans to not only cater to the tourism industry but also be a major source of employment for our Belizeans.

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18 Jul
July 18, 2018 0 1

Mayor and Councilors meet with Tourist Village General Manager

This afternoon, Mayor Bernard Wagner and Councilors met with Mr. Andres Azaola, the General Manager of the Tourist Village on Fort Street. Mr Azaola spoke of the improvements that have taken place since taking over in 2015 including amping up security inside the Village that have skyrocketed international ratings. He also spoke of improving business for the licensed tour operators outside of the Village and is willing to collaborate with the Council to improve the experience and security of the tourists venturing outside the village exploring city streets. He also indicated he is excited to partner with us on future upcoming ventures.

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12 Jun
June 12, 2018 0 0

Belize City Fort George Tourism Zone (FGTZ) Management Committee Meeting

Belize City Fort George Tourism Zone Management Committee (FGTZ) held its first meeting since the March 2018 election. Present at the meeting were representatives from the Belize City Council, Belize Tourism Board, Belize Tourism Industry Association, Business Owner and Home Owner. In addition, Mr. Hubert Pipersburgh was selected as the new chairperson.

The Belize City Council working for the people!

 

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11 May
May 11, 2018 0 0

Belize Tourism Board meeting at Citco

Shortly before noon today the Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Councillors as well as the Finance Director met with the Belize Tourism Board’s Director of Cruise and Destination Planning Ms. Noriko Gamero to discuss the way forward for Belize City and the Tourism Industry. A strategic plan inclusive of the artisans who are to occupy the kiosks of the Memorial Park, the Tour Operators and Tour Guides being more structured.  As well as the safety of tourists and vendors. Note we did say, ‘the way forward for Belize City’ meaning how we can improve the quality of and create new tourist attractions across the city. The discussion was primarily for the benefit of the people within this industry.

We’ll keep you posted on the results of the next upcoming meeting..

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