Belize City is the largest city in the Central American country of Belize and is the country’s principal port and its financial and industrial hub. Several cruise ships drop anchor outside the port and are tended by local citizens. The city is served by Philip S. W. Gold son International Airport, which is the largest and busiest in the country.
Belizean people speak English; Kriol that language emerged from the contact of English landowners and their West African slaves to ensure basic communication, and often Spanish, while learning the English system of writing and reading in schools.
“Weh de gawn?” (＝Where are you going? )
that sound goes well with the Caribbean ocean.
Population: about 60,000
(The best way to get to and from the city centre is via taxi:1way almost 25US$)
Most popular places in Belize City
There is the tourist village for cruise ships coming in. If you are looking to buy a T shirt of some jewelry this is the place to visit.
※ A passport is required to enter.
Altun ha Mayan Archological Site
Altun ha located in the Belize direct about 50km north of Belize City, it takes about 50min by car. A drawing of this structure is the logo of Belize’s leading brand of beer “Belikin”
t connects the north side with the south side of the city and spans over the Belize River. The bridge requires a minimum of four men to crank it by hand until it is parallel with the river. After river traffic has passed, it is hand-cranked again until it has been returned to its perpendicular position across the river.
Old Belize Adventure Cultural and Historical Center
Old Belize Adventure Cultural and Historical Center provides an unforgettable experience that you can come in touch with culture and history of Belize. You can learn deep history, eat at the restaurant, also enjoy adorable man-made beach.
This is the best Chinese food you have ever had. It’s fresh, the recipes are fantastic, there are many, many choices for the vegetarian and carnivore alike.
Mon〜Sat11:00 – 11:30／Sun17:00 – 11:30 223 ‐ 3008 1 Kelly St. , Belize City
Celebrity Restaurant ＆ Bar (Mediterranean）
Belize`s most reasonable and inexpensive elegant, cozy restaurant and bar. Many have called it the most romantic restaurant in Belize, but it also makes a great impression for a business lunch and dinner also those seeking the perfect fresh gourmet salads.