Will Canada’s advisory impact Belize’s Tourism Sector?

Updated: October 13, 2017

Canada has issued an advisory warning its citizens against travel to eight countries that were not affected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. Canada’s ‘exercise a high degree of caution’ list includes Belize. According to an online article, the advisory states quote, “Criminal activity, including armed robbery, mugging and sexual assault, is a significant problem throughout Belize”. End of quote. The list also includes Suriname, The Bahamas, Guyana, Haiti, The Dominican Republic, Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago