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A view from Corozal Town: Why Visit this amazing place

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Corozal Town is a town in the nation of Belize, a capital of Corozal District. Corozal Town is located about 84 miles north of Belize City, and 9 miles from the border with Mexico. Corozal Is a retired community for more Americans and Canadians. Corozal District is the northernmost district of the nation of Belize. The population was 33,335 in 2000. The district capital is Corozal Town. Pre-Columbian Maya ruins are found in Corozal at Santa Rita near Corozal Town, and at Cerros.Corozal District includes Corozal Town and the villages of Buena Vista, Calcutta, Caledonia, Carolina, Chan Chen, Chunox, Concepcion, Consejo, Copper Bank, Cristo Rey, Estrella, Libertad, Little Belize, Louisville, Paraiso, Patchacan, Progresso, Ranchito, San Andres, San Antonio, San Joaquin, San Narciso, San Roman, San Victor, San Pedro, Santa Clara, Sarteneja, Xaibe, and Yo Chen. In addition, the island of Ambergris Caye is geographically closer to Corozal District than the district in which it is administrate…

WestJet to offer weekly flight to Belize from Calgary in beefed up winter schedule Calgary-based airline adding 125 flights in and out of Calgary, Vancouver and Toronto

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WestJet is adding a weekly direct flight from Calgary to Belize as part of a new winter schedule that includes 125 new flights in and out of its home city, as well as Vancouver and Toronto.

The Calgary-based airline said in a release Monday that its 2017-18 seasonal schedule also includes new domestic flights from Calgary to Vancouver, Toronto, Fort McMurray, Kelowna, Brandon, Grande Prairie and Kitchener.

The carrier is also adding new flights from Calgary to Los Angeles, Houston, Phoenix, Palm Springs, Cancun and Cabo San Lucas.

"WestJet provides more service at YYC than any other carrier and we are committed to continuing to expand our presence in the years to come," said WestJet president and CEO Gregg Saretzky.

"We are pleased to announce new service to Belize as well as an additional 52 flights per week this winter which will help drive growth at the airport and in the community."

WestJet is increasing  these Calgary routes:

Calgary-Vancouver, from 90 to 97 …

The 4th Annaul Spartan Body Building Classic

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The General Public was invited to attend the 2017 Spartan Body Building Classic Contest was held on Saturday July 22, 2017 inside Corozal Civic Center. Bodybuilders athletes from around Belize and Mexico represented their athletic Muscular Bodies. six Men Body Builder and two women competed against each other to win over their points to move on to the last category. A number of  Judges from around Belize and Cancun came out on the show to Judge the Winners by categories. Bodybuilders are judged on the overall quality of their muscular development. Judging is based upon the presentation of:

Mass
Definition
Proportion
Symmetry

Stage Presence Includes posing performance and other factors influencing general appearance such as skin tone, grooming, charisma, and poise. Effective stage presentation is essential to display the physique to its maximum potential.Since 2013, Mr. Belize has been hosting this event in Corozal to be recognized for what he has been doing for the past years  as Mr. Bel…

Ancient World Week Held in Corozal NICH

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July 17, 2017 the Corozal NICH open its doors to the public to attend the Second Annual Ancient World week that commenced at 1pm. The Introduction to this program for the afternoon activity was based on lecturing the public Archaeology of food Ancient Maya Dietary Patterns. 
The Institute of Archaeology (NICH) and Northwestern University through the Corozal House of Culture presents Ancient World Week, July 17-20, 2017, at the House of Culture.
Workshops, lectures, and site visit.
Monday, 17th July, 1-4pm Archaeology of food Ancient Maya Dietary Patterns
Tuesday, 18th July, 1-4pm  Santa Rita Murals  Aventura, Santa Rita & Cerros Relations
Wednesday, 19th July, 1-4pm  Human Bone Analysis  New Research at Aventura
Thursday, 20th July, 1-4pm  Site Visit: Ongoing Survey & Excavation at Aventura
For more information and registration, visit the Corozal House of Culture or call 422-0071. Participation is free of cost.
Ancient Maya cuisine was varied and extensive. Many different types of resource…

Third day of the National Corn Festival 2017 held in Corozal Rainbow Beach

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National Cornfestival was held on Sunday the  last day of the National Cornfestival  with full of activities during the day. The crew behind this event would like to thank all those sponsored, donated, helped to make this event better and success. Well, lets start how the event concluded on Sunday. Family, friends, tourists and locals came out on Sunday to witness the last day of the Cornfestival. Many may ask What is Cornfestival? Cornfestival is an event where booths came out to dispaly everything that had to do with coconut husk, Corn, Tamales, Hudut, tamalitos made with corn and more. Its an mayan tradition where you learn about the Maya's culture food, clothes, religion and more.
The weather was excellent as it advanced during the day. It did wanted to rain for a minute but, it just went away. The event commence shortly after 1:30pm where a group of children came out to play a game called JUJU Sweet contest on Stage. This contest was by two winners ages 8-9 and 914 years old…