Belize or How To Be Worldly
This travel souvenir from Belize informs everyone who checks the magnet out that you've ventured out of your comfort zone to come back more worldly. Upon first glance of this coat of arms one gets the impression that this is a place with a history that is full of hard labor and cultural change. The present country's coat of arms dates from 1907 when Belize was part of the British Empire and was known as the Colony of British Honduras. However this name was changed to Belize in 1973. Once the country got its independence in 1981, the coast of ams was kept and a few changes were added. It is not a bad idea to look at the past to contemplate the possible courses of the future.
Belize: A Country with Ancestral Culture
Located in Central America, Mexico is Belize's neighbor to the North and Guatemala to the West. The Mayas were the country`s first inhabitants and the territory was part of the great Mayan civilization. Even though it disappeared hundred years ago, its cultural influence is still present in Belize's everyday life. Here, the travelers will have no time to get bored. Some of the most popular destinations include the Cayes and Barrier Reef, Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary, Rio Bravo Conservation Area and Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary. If you are nature lover, you bet you are in the perfect place. This is great travel souvenir to take back home and share your experiences in Belize.