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Annual Traditions in Placencia Belize

Posted by on Jan 11, 2014 in About Belize, Uncategorized, Vacation Planning | 0 comments

Annual Traditions in Placencia Belize

Want to experience some Belizean culture during your stay at the tree top villa?  We have gathered a list of holidays and annual events.  Does your vacation coincide with any of these holidays or annual events?  Be sure to check out the festivities taking place within Placencia Village.  We share information about events on our Belize Tree Top Villa Facebook page.  You can also find more information about these events from other pages that our Facebook page has “liked.” New Years Day – Placencia Mistletoe Ball Mid February – Placencia Sidewalk Arts & Music...

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10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Belize

Posted by on Dec 18, 2013 in About Belize, Uncategorized | 1 comment

Learn a few of the little known facts about Belize.  Learn these facts before you visit, and test your tourguide’s trivia knowledge during your vacation. Belize is the birthplace of chewing gum The exact origin of the name “Belize” is unknown Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary was founded in 1990 as the first wilderness sanctuary for the jaguar The highest point in Belize is Doyle’s Delight at 3,688 ft 60% of Belize’s land surface is covered by forest 13% of Belize’s territorial waters – home to the...

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