On one side of the Caribbean coast of Central America is the beautiful Belize. It covers an area of 8.867 miles square, including 266 miles of luxurious islands. It is protected by narrow waters around the reef.
Belize is the home of several ethnic groups called the Creole, Garifuna, Maya, Mennonite, Lebanese, Chinese and East India’s, who in harmony lives in Belize. The official language is the English but the Spanish is the second language most spoken in the country.
A Little History
During 1840 Britain called the country a British colony. During this era low national development processes become more organized, multi-ethnic through several changes of cultures. The multidimensional country came to the twentieth century, a period in which the government of British called Belize to that zone. Belize proceeded to have its independence on September 1981 and since then has been an independent nation and democrat. Today Belize is a member of the protection program of the United Nations, OAS and the Association of Caribbean countries.
The Beautiful of Belize
As any traveler´s desire, Belize has everything for relax. The country is certainly very striking with its amazing natural attractions. The land is blessed with tropical forest, majestic mountains, mysterious Maya temples and the second largest reef in the world. Also has a wonderful coral Recife. Belize is a total of seven World Heritage site. People have decided to devote 40% of its own natural habitat for conservation of national parks and reserves. Here there are some attractions of Belize
The Mayan culture is part of the richest heritage of Belize. This place was the home of the first Mayan communities with an estimated of two million Mayas was lived in this place. The Maya civilization has a strong presence, not only for its significant, but also for its amazing structures based around Belize that continue to amaze both visitors. Here you can admire the great rest of that civilization where the Mayas contributed to modern day society, with its essential systems and concept of zero.
The stunning natural beauty is everywhere. You can be able to see animated rivers, lush vegetation, majestic caves, waterfalls and the most beautiful beaches of the Caribbean. Here you can escape into the pine forests in tropical forests only a few hours, and see wild animals like monkeys, pumas and jaguar.
If you are an animal lover or simply a naturalist, Belize is undoubtedly you ideal destination.
Welcome to Belize