My first Central American country…Belize! Very excited to be visiting!
|info via Wikimedia Commons Atlas http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Atlas_of_Belize|
|Belize – Belize
Belize, formerly known as British Honduras, is a small nation on the eastern coast of Central America on the Caribbean Sea bordered by ► Mexico to the northwest and ► Guatemala to the west and south. The country is a parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy which recognizes Queen Elizabeth II as Sovereign. The name is shared by the Belize River, Belize’s longest river, and Belize City, the former capital and largest city.
|Status||Independent country since 1981|
|Major languages||English (official)|
|Major religions||Roman Catholicism and Protestantism|
|More information||Belize, Geography of Belize, History of Belize and Politics of Belize|
|More images||Belize – Belize (Category).|