Big Creek

Big Creek or Cala Grande is a deep-water port facility on the in Belize's , constructed in the 1990s. It is the nation's second largest port, after .

Notable Places in the Area

is an airport serving Big Creek, a sea port in the of .

Localities in the Area

is a tourist village 9f about 750 people at the southern tip of the resort peninsula in . Photo: nagy, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village on the Placencia Peninsula located in the of .

Placencia is a long, narrow peninsula – almost an island – along the Caribbean coastline of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Big Creek

16.5177° or 16° 31' 3.5" north
-88.4058° or 88° 24' 21" west
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26 feet (8 metres)
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Also Known As

  • Asturian; Bable: Puertu de Big Creek
  • Chinese: 大溪 (伯利茲)
  • Chinese: 大溪 (貝里斯)
  • Chinese: 大溪
  • English: Big Creek, Belize
  • English: Cala Grande
  • French: Big Creek
  • German: Big Creek
  • German: Big Creek (Belize)
  • Japanese: ビッグ・クリーク (ベリーズ)
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Big Creek (Belize)
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Big Creek
  • Spanish: Puerto de Big Creek
  • Urdu: بگ کریک، بیلیز
  • Hercules

Other Places Named Big Creek

  • City in Arkansas, United States
  • Village in Mississippi, United States
  • Hamlet in Fresno County, California
  • Village in Alabama, United States
  • Hamlet in West Virginia, United States
  • Hamlet in Tennessee, United States

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