Digital Nomad Life in The Cayes, Belize
Summary: The Cayes, Belize is a popular destination for digital nomads due to its low cost of living, beautiful beaches, and laid-back lifestyle. The best neighborhood to live in The Cayes is the town of Sittee River, which is known for its stunning views of the Caribbean Sea and its friendly locals. The approximate population of The Cayes, Belize is around 4,000 people. The weather in The Cayes, Belize is typically warm and humid, with temperatures ranging from the mid-70s to the mid-80s Fahrenheit. The monthly cost of living for a digital nomad in The Cayes is around $1,000 USD, depending on lifestyle and accommodation. The cost of renting a centrally located, one-bedroom apartment with high-speed internet access in The Cayes is around $500 USD per month.
How do I meet people in The Cayes?
When we asked people living in The Cayes about club and activities where newcomers can meet others, they responded:
"Expats living in The Cayes often join local clubs and activities such as sailing, fishing, and diving. Expats can also join local book clubs, art classes, and language classes. Additionally, expats can meet people by attending local events such as festivals, concerts, and farmers markets. Expats can also meet people by attending local churches, joining volunteer groups, or attending social gatherings hosted by other expats," said one digital nomad in The Cayes.
What is life like in The Cayes?
About the Author
Betsy Burlingame is one of the founders of Digital Nomad Exchange and the Founder and President of Expat Exchange. She launched Expat Exchange in 1997 as her Master's thesis project at NYU. Prior to Expat Exchange and Digital Nomad Exchange, Betsy worked at AT&T in International and Mass Market Marketing. She graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a BA in International Business and German.
Some of Betsy's articles include 12 Best Places to Live in Portugal, 7 Best Places to Live in Panama and 12 Things to Know Before Moving to the Dominican Republic. Betsy loves to travel and spend time with her family. Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn.
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