In Transit to Belize

I’m booked on a convoluted flight to Belize from the UK via the United States.  There are no direct flights from the UK to Belize, or for that matter from anywhere in Europe to anywhere in Central America, so I have to change planes somewhere.  New rules introduced by the US government over the last few years now mean that everyone transiting through an American airport has to have completed an ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorization) – a kind of electronic visa that allows you to travel to, or transit through, the country. Continue reading