Belize search results for: Reports

  • Honduras: Charter yacht boarded by pirates en-route from Belize to Roatan – March 2015

    Date Published - March 30, 2015

    (April 10, 2015) – Canadian couple survives a pirate attack on a sailing trip in Honduras. Couple and sailboat captain threatened by armed men and... Read More
  • Caribbean Cruising: Bad things do happen – what each of us can do to minimize risk

    Date Published - June 27, 2019

    (June 8, 2019) – This useful summary by the Caribbean Safety and Security Net, of reported serious incidents in the Caribbean basin this year, gives... Read More
  • Belize, Pelican Cayes: Charter Yacht Brutally Attacked – March 2012

    Date Published - April 07, 2012

    The incident apparently happened onboard a catamaran chartered from the “Moorings Charter Company” that was anchored in the Pelican range of Cayes, the first set... Read More
  • Belize, Middle Long Cay: Armed boarding, robbery & sexual assault – January 2016

    Date Published - January 19, 2016

    This report from the Caribbean Safety & Security Net (CSSN). See full report at[Broken Link] DATE: 2016-01-13 22:00 Country Name: Belize Location Detail: Middle-Long... Read More
  • Belize, Placencia Harbour: Attempted Theft – March 2016

    Date Published - March 25, 2016

  • Clearing in at Old Belize – Cucumber Beach Marina

    Date Published - July 31, 2014

    Clearing IN in Old Belize – Cucumber Beach Marina, Belize – end May 2014. As the marina is only accessible @ high tide (6ft 1.80... Read More
  • A Positive Experience in Belize

    Date Published - January 11, 2011

    We checked-in at Big Creek in early December. We were not charged any fees from immigration or from customs. We were charged $50 BLZ by... Read More
  • Belize – Our Experience

    Date Published - October 22, 2009

    December 2008 Punta Gorda We anchor off Punta Gorda for immigration and customs clearance into Belize. It is a simple process here with all services... Read More
  • Belize, St Georges Cay: Break in and burglary from anchored yacht – November 2013

    Date Published - November 30, 2013

    On 11/25/2013 my wife and I anchored DreamCatcher, our Island Packet 45, off St Georges Cay, Belize. Around 1700 we went ashore and found Pleasure... Read More
  • Belize, San Pedro: Unexpected Clearance Fees

    Date Published - August 21, 2019

    I am cruising the Caribbean with my wife and kids aboard a Catamaran. I would like to provide some more details regarding our recent experience... Read More
  • Belize, Placencia Harbor: Night Boarding and Theft – February 2019

    Date Published - February 15, 2019

    Sleeping on board with the boat left open, the owners awoke to discover a thief exiting the main hatch having stolen cash – as reported... Read More
  • Belize, Dangriga: Burgled While Asleep – March 2020

    Date Published - March 20, 2020

    While the crew were asleep, a yacht was burgled. Report by CSSN.  As reported by CSSN: DATE: 2020-03-16 05:00 LOCATION: Belize – Dangriga EVENT: Theft HAND: 1 STOLEN... Read More
  • Caribbean Bound 2020/21 – Yachting Protocols

    Date Published - November 23, 2020

    New protocols due to COVID-19 which are constantly changing make moving between countries in the Caribbean this cruising season a complicated task. Find out what... Read More
  • Caribbean Safety and Security Net Annual Report 2019: Reported Yacht Crime in the Caribbean

    Date Published - December 30, 2020

    CSSN have published their annual report for 2019, a year which reflects the highest number of reported crimes against yachts in the Caribbean, up substantially... Read More
  • Belize: Pirates Target Local Fishermen Along the Coast

    Date Published - February 16, 2021

    The Caribbean Safety and Security Net (CSSN) report that there have been several recent piracy events against local fishermen in the cays and coast of... Read More
  • Medical Insurance for Caribbean Cruisers

    Date Published - March 12, 2021

    This article by David Lyman was published in Caribbean Compass Magazine in January 2021. Experienced cruiser David shares what he learnt about medical insurance options... Read More
  • Caribbean: Hurricane Season is Here

    Date Published - June 09, 2021

    The 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season officially started on June 1, although one tropical storm – Ana – has already been named and formed earlier than... Read More
  • Caribbean: CSSN Annual Report for 2020 Shows Decrease in Crimes against Yachts

    Date Published - November 01, 2021

    The CSSN annual report for 2020 provides details and analysis of reported yacht crimes in the Caribbean for 2020 and with the Covid backdrop evident... Read More