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Jan
2018
Ten things to do in Belize
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It is a new year and you are looking at your bucket list wondering what it is lacking. It is time for adventure! It is time exploration and conquering new horizons! New destinations, new experiences, awesome memories and loads of fun… it is time for Belize. Here are 10 awesome things to do and reasons […]

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Dec
2017
TROPICMILES – TROPIC AIR’S FREQUENT FLYER PROGRAM
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San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize Thursday, December 14, 2017 Today, Tropic Air unveiled its Frequent Flyer Program, TropicMiles, which will officially launch on January 1, 2018. This loyalty program will reward customers for flying with Tropic Air, and provide them with unique benefits for being a member. Once registered and enrolled, members can redeem their […]

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Dec
2017
The Sport of Kings
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Horse racing’s history dates back thousands of years to the domestication of the horse by the people of Central Asia. The sport consisting of horses with rider racing round a track, was adopted throughout the world and was christened the sport of Kings when King James 1st of England made it his pastime of choice. […]

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Oct
2017
Queen Conch in Belize
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As we discovered in a previous blog, everything is not always as it seems.  Cashew nut is in fact a fruit and chocolate comes from a seed.  This month we talk a little about one of Belize’s favorite foods, Conch; where it lives, how its caught, how its cooked and how… it’s a snail! If […]

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Sep
2017
SUSPENSION OF FLIGHTS TO CAYE CAULKER
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Tropic Air and Maya Island Air hereby inform the public of the suspension of all scheduled flights to the island of Caye Caulker effective October 1, 2017. The present state of the runway at the island’s airstrip exhibits severe deterioration. As a result, this precautionary measure is necessary to avoid safety and operational challenges beyond […]

05

Sep
2017
Magnificent Mangroves
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When on your tropic flight in Belize, if you look below you are bound to spot the Mangroves that make up much of the coast and the Cayes of our country. Mangroves are amazing trees. They are important to our eco – system in so many ways. They protect coastal areas from erosion, storm surge […]

04

Sep
2017
TROPIC AIR ADDS FLIGHT FROM ORANGE WALK TO SAN PEDRO
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San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize Monday, September 4, 2017 Tropic Air announced today a substantial investment for its Orange Walk customers as it it will be increasing air service between Orange Walk and San Pedro to three (3) times a day, effective November 15th, 2017. Currently, flights are scheduled at two times a day, and this will […]

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Aug
2017
The Jabiru in Belize
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Throwback to 2012. Tropic Air is no stranger to the majestic and unusual looking Jabiru stork. Back then, this normally rare bird stationed itself at The Admirals bar during the renovation of the Belize City municipal runway, and was using this for his daily early morning exercise! You can follow the photo story of its […]

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Jul
2017
TROPIC AIR AWARDS $13,000 IN EDUCATIONAL GRANTS
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San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize Monday, July 3, 2017 Tropic Air today awarded $13,000 in educational grants to the dependents of 21 members of staff. The grants were selected based on academic ability and merit from a large field of applicants representing all 11 destinations served in Belize. “Tropic has a commitment to education, through […]

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Jul
2017
Chicle, the origins of chewing gum
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The many magnificent Maya sites that scatter the landscape of Belize are testament to this incredible civilization. The Maya built amazing cities, they traded in jade and obsidian, they had their own calendar, they were arguably the inventors of chocolate in the form of a spicy drink and wait for it…. they were the inventors […]