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Belize
   has this flag:   

BZ
   is the international car registration for   
Belize
Belize
   has the capital   
Belmopan
After Hurricane Hattie destroyed almost 75% of houses and business in Belize the goverment proposed to encourage and promote the building of a new capital city. In 1962, a committee chose the site now known as Belmopan the first phase of the new city was completed in 1970
Belize
   was formerly known as   
British Honduras
British Honduras was the former name of what is now the independent nation of Belize and was a British colony on the east coast of Central America, southeast of Mexico. First colonised by Spaniards in the seventeenth century, it became a British crown colony from 1862 through 1964, when it became self-governing. Belize became fully independent from the United Kingdom in 1981. It was renamed Belize in 1973.
Philip S. W. Goldson
   International Airport is in   
Belize City, Belize
At risk of serious flooding, it is at an altitude of 5 meters.
Belize
   uses the   
Dollar
Belizean dollar (BZD)
Belikin
   beer comes from   
Belize
Brewed by Belizes largest brewery Belikin Brewery
English
   is an official language of   
Belize
Spanish
   is an official language of   
Belize
.bz
   internet domain is used by   
Belize
Belize
   has the anthem   
Land of the Free
Belize
   is governed by a   
Constitutional Monarchy
Queen Elizabeth II / Colville Young
   is Head of State of   
Belize
Hidden Valley Falls
   is situated in   
Belize
Hidden Valley Falls is located in an area of Belize where a botanical oddity occurs. Mountain Pine Ridge is an area where fir trees cover the landscape, a phenomenon seen nowhere else in the world so close to the equator Total height is 1500ft.
Belize
   has the mark   
V3
Belize
   is situated in   
Central America
Belize
   gained independence in   
1981
21 September. United Kingdom
Maya Island Air
   is based in   
Belize
National flag carrier
Belize
   has the National Tree   
Mahogany
Belize
   lies to the north of   
Guatemala
Belize
   is the site of   
Barrier Reef Reserve System
Belize
   has a motto   
Sub Umbra Floreo
Under the shade I flourish
Belize
   has an area of   
22,966 Km²
0.02%
151st
   largest country in the world is   
Belize
22,966 km²
Belize City
   is at   
17°30'N 88°11'W
Belize
Belmopan, Belize
   is at   
17°18'N 88°30'W
Belize
   has the country calling code   
+501
Bugle Caye Lighthouse
   is located in   
Belize
1885 - Belize City
Fort George Lighthouse
   is located in   
Belize
1885 - Belize City
Half Moon Caye Lighthouse
   is located in   
Belize
1931 - Lighthouse Reef
Belize
   has the time zone   
UTC-6
Belize
   has this coat of arms   

Placencia Peninsula
   is located in   
Belize
Belize
   has the national animal   
Tapir
The Tapir or Mountain Cow (Tapirello Bairdii) is the largest land mammal of the American tropics. The tapir is a stoutly built animal with short legs, about the size of a donkey.
Belize
   has the national flower   
The Black Orchid
Belize
   is   

Belizean Rice and Beans With Fish Stew
   comes from   
Belize
Belize
   is the location of   
Belize Barrier-Reef Reserve System
Belize City
   was formerly the capital of   
British Honduras
Moved to Belmopan, 1638 - 1970
Belize shares borders with 2 other countries.
Guatemala, Mexico






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