Belize City & District

Diane’s Cave Tubing Shore Cruise Excursion

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Diane and a group of 6 adventurous friends arrived in Belize on the Grand Princess Cruise Ship. They wanted to do the cave tubing shore cruise excursion but were a bit hesitant about the caves. Diane said, “Some of us in the group are a bit claustrophobic!” After being assured that it was a very

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360 Panorama of Belize City from 1914

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Use your mouse to click and move the Panorama 360 degrees! The country was orinigally founded in what is now Belize City. In the mid 17th century, the british originally settled here to harvest logwood and mahagonay to ship back to England. The location was perfect as Belize Town, as it was known back then,

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History of Belize

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Pirates to Loggers Belize’s history dates back thousands of years and it’s as colorful as the country’s landscape. Belize’s treacherous coral reef was the perfect hideout for pirates and buccaneers after plundering merchant ships. However, these outlaws of the sea soon realized that there were 2 very valuable commodities in the bountiful lands of Belize

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Video of Community Baboon Sanctuary

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  The Baboon Santuary’s prime attraction if the Howler Monkey, known locally as baboon. Bermudian Landing was visited by primate researchers in 1981, whose follow up studies highlighted the higher densities of Black Howler Monkeys. After initial consultation with the villagers in 1984, an application was made to WWF USA in 1985 for funds to

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Belize District

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The Country’s Center Belize City sits on the tip of a peninsula facing the Caribbean Sea, and it was here that the country was founded. British pirates originally used it as a hideout, but quickly realized that exporting logwood and mahogany was better worth their time. So they settled around the mouth of the Belize

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