The People of
mestizo, Creole, Maya, Garifuna
Spanish, Creole, Mayan dialects, English (official), Garifuna (Carib), and German
Roman Catholic, Protestant (Pentecostal, Anglican, Seventh-Day Adventist, Mennonite, Methodist, Jehovah's witnesses)
The Belizean culture is a mix of influences and people from Kriol, Maya,
Garinagu (also known as Garifuna), Mestizo (a mixture of Spanish and Native ...
History The first inhabitants in what is now Belize who developed a succinct
culture were the Maya. Belize was an important part in the great Mayan Empire.
Identification. Previously called British Honduras, the country now known as
Belize derives its name from one of two historical sources: Maya root words or the
Small but important Maya center on the northern Belizean coastline, Altun Ha was occupied continuously between 800 BC and AD 900, with a later occupation in the late postclassic of 15th-16th century AD. An island and (now) resort town, Ambergris Caye has evidence of Ma... More »
Belize information - country overview, location, cities, etc.
Explore Belize, a Central American / Caribbean vacation spot that is among of
world's last ... Find out everything from currency to culture here in Belize.
Guide to travel, doing business, and studying in Belize - culture, greetings,
gestures, etiquette, protocol, negotiations, gift-giving, and more.
Feb 18, 2014 ... Gender roles in Belize are fairly traditional, but some things may surprise you.
Learn more about family structure, male-female social ...
Jun 28, 2009 ... The people of Belize have an array of traditions and customs that represent more
than 10 diverse cultures. This is truly a melting pot of colorful ...