Belize City

Belize City is the largest city in . It is on a small peninsula protruding into the Sea. It was the capital city until flooding and other damage from a hurricane in 1961 prompted the government to relocated to , closer to the geographic center of the country.

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Sir Barry Bowen Municipal Airport is an airport serving Belize City, . is situated 1¼ miles north of Belize City. Photo: Denis Barthel, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is the central bank of , established in 1982. is situated 1 mile east of Belize City. Photo: Roger Theriault, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a coastal stream that runs through the center of Belize City and discharges into the . Photo: Fjdelisle, CC BY 2.5.

Belize City

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