What You Need to Know About Belize’s September Celebrations

August 16th, 2018
What You Need to Know About Belize’s September Celebrations
What You Need to Know About Belize’s September Celebrations With so many fun festivals and national holidays packed into just one short month, September is one of the best times to visit Belize. Below is the complete guide to all of the best September celebrations in Belize: Battle of St. George’s Caye Day Festivities In 1798, Spain and Britain contested rule over the area with a tremendous maritime battles in the waters offshore of St. George’s Caye. After a week of close-quarter fighting, the British ultimately prevailed, sealing the fate of Belize as a British colony for the next 200 years. Belize has been an independent country since 1981 but continues to celebrate the momentous battle every September 10 that led to Belize being the only nation in Central America where English is the official language. Independence Day Portrait of a boy with the flag of Belize on ... read more
Source: www.chabilmarvillas.com/blog/feedPublished on 2018-08-16By Larry France

 

 

 

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