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Belize History and Politics

From agriculture to high culture: the Maya The area of ​​today’s state of Belize was already around 2000 BC. Settled by the Maya. They developed a high culture that had its prime in the period between 250 and 900. Many temples and palace buildings were built during this time. You can visit its ruins today,… Read More »

Belize Overview

Belize Official language English Capital Belmopan Form of government Parliamentary monarchy in the Commonwealth Area 22,965 km² Residents 300,000 Currency Belize dollar Time zone UTC -6 License Plate BZ Internet TLD .bz Telephone area code 00501 (Source: ALLCITYCODES) Geography The small country Belize is located in Central America on the Yucat¨¢n peninsula. The country borders… Read More »