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Belize

Belize, fisherman with catch slung over shoulder.

Central America

Survival of the clueless

'Marooned' on a desert island, Graeme Green learns to fend for himself using machetes and plastic bags.

Belize

Where bliss follows an inconvenient tooth

Steve McKenna FOR months I had a recurring dream-cum-daydream about Belize.

Private islands

Becoming castaways: how to rent a private island

Would-be castaways can take their pick of islands for rent around the world.

Become a latter-day Robinson Crusoe by renting an island, writes Louise Southerden.

Central America

Curse of the crystal skull

Lone tourist

The Mayan ruins of Lubaantun have magic stories to tell, but few have been listening, writes Sue White.

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Travellers Tips

The Tripologist

What's the best way to take money overseas?

Tourists money currency exchange Thailand

The Tripologist There is no one answer that fits every traveller in every situation, but a few general rules will work most of the time.

Map of Belize

Travel News

Jetstar tells girl she is 'too young to fly alone'

Jetstar

12:31pm | A 12-year-old girl's "first big flight" was cut short when boarding crew told her she was too young to fly alone.

Drunk woman attacks cabin crew with false leg

9:47am | Pilots were forced to divert a flight after a one-leg drunk woman attacked cabin crew.

Croatia expels tourist for punching monk seal

9:06am | A man who punch a Mediterranean monk seal has been fined and expelled from Croatia.

Peninsula Paris a game-changer on the luxury hotel scene

JULIETTA JAMESON | With more than $1 billion spent to open the doors of the brand new Peninsula Paris; it is perhaps the most anticipated opening in recent times.

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