Wild Belize

Photo: NASA Marshall, Coastal Belize In 2018 Planeta.com spotlights biodiversity and conservation in Belize. This page collects relevant links and resources related to the parks and reserves, archaeological sites and world heritage sites across the country. Suggestions are welcome. Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System The Mesoamerican Reef stretches 700 miles from Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula through …

Belize City

Belize City is the largest city in Belize and is located at the mouth of the Haulover Creek, which is a tributary of the Belize River. The city is the country’s principal port and its financial and industrial hub. Elsewhere on the Web Home Wikipedia Belize City Planeta.com Belize Belmopan Cities


Belize moved its capital inland to Belmopan after Hurricane Hattie demolished much of Belize City in October 1961. Elsewhere on the Web http://www.belmopancityonline.com https://www.facebook.com/BelmopanOnline Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Belmopan Planeta.com Belize Cities


The Garifuna are descendants of Carib, Arawak and West African people) and their contribution to the Belizean landscape. Intangible Cultural Heritage In 2001, UNESCO proclaimed the Garifuna language, music and dance to be among the masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity. Celebrations November 19th commemorates the arrival in 1823. Garifuna Settlement Day …

2009 Responsible Tourism Conference in Belize

Poster From the archives The third International Conference on Responsible Tourism in Destinations took place in Belmopan, Belize October 19-23, 2009. Questions What are the relevant web links? Does anyone have memories or impressions of the conference? Who are the active players in responsible travel in Belize today? Planeta.com Participation Planeta.com’s Ron Mader prepared an …