Travel and Culture

Belize: Menstruation, Myths and Taboos 

Belizean customs very often focus on blood. You will hear people talking about ‘strong blood’, ‘bad blood’ and ‘weak blood’. This life giving liquid, gives life to many customs. It is only logical therefore that a topic such as menstruation, involving the monthly passing of blood, will be surrounded with customs and taboos. Coming from… Continue reading Belize: Menstruation, Myths and Taboos