Travel Inspiration

I can’t think of anything that excites a greater sense of childlike wonder than to be in a country where you are ignorant of almost everything.
Bill Bryson


General Facts 

  • Population: 331,900 people
  • Capital: Belmopan ; 16,451 people
  • Area: 8,867 square miles
  • Language: English, Spanish, Creole
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Currency: Belizean Dollar
  • Life Expectancy: 74 years old
  • GDP per Capita:U$D. $4,893 per year
  • Literacy Percent: 83

Other Fun Facts:

  • There are 450 Island in Belize. They are Cays.
  • Belize has over 900 Mayan Ruin sites.
  • There are no major chains of fast food enterprises in Belize
  • The old name for Belize was "British Honduras"
  • English is the primary language in Belize
  • Belize is on the second largest reef system in the world
  • The tallest building in Belize is a Mayan Pyramid

Our Suggestions

  • Scuba Diving in the Cays
  • Eating the Caribbean Food in Belize City
  • See  some Mayan Ruins

Blog Posts About Belize

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