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How Big Is Belize?

How Big Is Belize? Belize is a relatively undiscovered Caribbean country that sits on the northeastern Coast of Central America, bordering the Caribbean Sea to the east, Guatemala to the west and Mexico to the north. At 22,965 square kilometers (8,867 sq. mi), it is the second smallest country in Central America. The mainland is … Read More

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The Best Maya Ruins in Belize

The Best Maya Ruins in Belize Belize was once home to one of the greatest civilizations in history. The Maya empire lasted hundreds of years and gave the world many advanced concepts in mathematics, engineering, astronomy and agriculture. The Maya built vast, impressive cities whose ruins dot the landscape of Belize today. If learning about … Read More

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The Joys of Traveling in Belize

The Joys of Traveling in Belize Belize is a small Central American country that offers amazing diversity. Whether you are an ecotourist or an adventurer, a history buff or beach lover, Belize will have something to pique your interest. Travel through the interior and you can experience Maya ruins, rainforests and waterfalls. There are many … Read More

The Belize Flag

The Belize Flag   If you’ve been in Belize in September, you have probably seen Belizean flags draped everywhere in celebration of Independence Day. The colorful flags symbolize Belize’s history and its hopeful future. Belize has been an independent nation since 1981. Part of its move to independence was the creation of a new flag. … Read More