Belize experienced significant damage from Hurricane Richard, which hit Belmopan and Belize City on Sunday night. Damage to tourism infrastructure and hotels is not yet available, but Prime Minister Dean Barrow
Int'l will build its first franchised Wingate Inn property outside of North America, a 100-room hotel on 125 acres in Belmopan , Belize. Scheduled to be completed in 2004, the property will feature a restaurant, nightclub and 18-hole golf course
North America, a 100-room hotel located on 125 acres in Belmopan , Belize. Scheduled to be completed by mid-2004, it will ..... Belize offers many opportunities for development. He called Belmopan "a thriving business environment ideal for the Wingate Inn
the storm, so hotel rooms were not available for the dive boat passengers. Most residents moved inland from Belize City to Belmopan , about 50 miles west, before the storm struck. Belize's northern offshore islands of San Pedro and Ambergris Caye had
trips to the barrier reef, and excursions south to the Maya villages around Punta Gorda. Belize Fast Facts Capital City: Belmopan Area: 8,866 square miles (approximate size of state of Vermont) Country population: 240,000 Language: English is the
including brochures, videos and maps on Mundo Maya by contacting its office in Belize. Mundo Maya, Executive Secretariat, Plaza Theatre Building, Bliss Parade, Belmopan , Belize; (011) 501-8-23783, fax (011) 501-8-22976.
sports and nightly entertainment. OTHER DEVELOPMENTS In June, Belize opened the Museum of Belize and Curatorial Center in Belmopan . The small museum displays archaeological artifacts. In Honduras, a new Sculpture Museum that opened in Copan in October