Belize Main Attractions and Destinations

Situated in Central America, Belize is a small English-speaking country that has numerous attractions and destination cities. From the white sandy beaches and reefs to the jungles and the mysteries of Maya civilization, a tourist can never lack things to see and do in this beautifully crafted country.

Maya ruin temple - Belize
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Maya-Ruins and Temples

Ever heard of the great Maya civilization? These ruins and temples are a prehistoric site of where this civilization’s home was. Though the civilization came to an end about 1000 years ago, the remains of what was left behind have been preserved to make a fascinating attraction for all calibres of tourists. The area is composed of numerous temples and underground chambers used for rituals. Obsidian, pottery, gold and jade are some of the materials used in making magnificent carvings and paintings in the ancient times and the expertise in the area is quite evident. To welcome you to the Maya ruins are descendants of the civilization. Though from different ethnicities, the peace and tranquillity of co-existence is evident from the warm welcome tourists receive. Some of the main Mayan sites include Caracol, Altun Ha, Lubaantun and Xunantunich. Continue reading “Belize Main Attractions and Destinations”