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  Belmopan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Belmopan, estimated population 7,000, is the capital of Belize.
Belmopan was constructed just to the east of Belize River, 80 km (50 miles) inland from the former capital, the port of Belize City, after that city's near destruction by a hurricane in 1961.
As of 2006, the Mayor of Belmopan is Simeon Lopez.
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 NationMaster.com - Encyclopedia: Belmopan
Belmopan sits near the the junction of the Western Highway, which leads from Belize City to San Ignacio (22 miles) and the Guatemalan border, with the Hummingbird Highway, the scenic road which runs from Belmopan south-east to Dangriga (47 miles) on the Caribbean coast.
Belmopan grew slowly, in 1993 the population was just under four thousand, in 2000 it was an estimated eight thousand.
Belmopan, the town, was incorporated in 2000, which already resulted in a number of improvements beneficial to business with lots of ambitious plans for the future.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Belmopan   (2001 words)

  
 Belmopan Data Inventory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
1976 31 29 31 30 29 24 30 30 30 31 30 31 BELMOPAN EVAPORATION INS.
1977 30 27 25 20 16 21 21 28 24 27 27 22 BELMOPAN EVAPORATION INS.
1978 24 23 28 27 28 30 26 23 28 30 29 22 BELMOPAN EVAPORATION INS.
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 Belmopan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Belmopan, estimated population 3,900 (1993), is the capital of Belize.
Belmopan was constructed just to theeast of Belize River, 80 kminland from the former capital, the port of Belize City, after that city'snear destruction by a hurricane in 1961.
Belmopan is 76 m above sea level, near the Belize River Valley, with an imposing view of the majestic Mountain PineRidge foothills.
www.therfcc.org /belmopan-113510.html   (1066 words)

  
 Belmopan - The Jiggies Reference Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Belmopan is located at 17° 15' N, 88° 46' W, at an altitude of 76.20 meters above sea level.
Belmopan was constructed just to the east of Belize River, 50 miles inland from the former capital, the port of Belize City, after that city's near destruction by a hurricane in 1961.
Belmopan is 250 feet above sea level, near the Belize River Valley, with an imposing view of the majestic Mountain Pine Ridge foothills.
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 Belmopan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Belmopan estimated population 3 900 (1993) is the capital of Belize.
Belmopan is located at 17° 15' N 46' W at an altitude of 76 above sea level.
Belmopan was constructed just the east of Belize River 80 km from the former capital the port of Belize City after that city's near destruction by hurricane in 1961.
www.freeglossary.com /Belmopan   (1048 words)

  
 Belmopan: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Belmopan was constructed just to the east of Belize River Belize River quick summary:
Belmopan is located off of the Hummingbird Highway, EHandler: no quick summary.
Belmopan currently boasts approximately two hundred and two business establishments ranging in dry goods/grocery, EHandler: no quick summary.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/b/be/belmopan.htm   (1838 words)

  
 Belmopan - The Capital City of Belize   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Belmopan, the 'Garden City' and capital of Belize is a beautiful, spaciously laid out and tranquil town.
Belmopan is the gateway to the attractions that abound in the Cayo district, with a few excellent options nearby:
The name Belmopan was chosen from two words "Belize" and "Mopan", one of the rivers in the area.
www.belmopanbelize.com   (592 words)

  
 Belmopan - Viquipèdia
Belmopan, amb una població estimada de 13.400 habitants (2005), és la capital de Belize.
El govern es va traslladar a Belmopan el 1970, quan el país encara era una colònia del Regne Unit amb el nom d'Hondures Britànica.
Belmopan és coneguda com la Ciutat Jardí per la gran quantitat de vegetació que la decora i l'envolta.
ca.wikipedia.org /wiki/Belmopan   (169 words)

  
 Belmopan - Capitol of Belize in Central America
Belmopan is located approximately 48 miles southwest of Belize City, 22 miles east of
Located in Belmopan, PREMIUM SERVICES, is a one-stop service for conducting government and private business transactions in Belmopan.
Belmopan, the town, was incorporated in 2000 and as a result there have been a number of improvements beneficial to business, including a refurbished market area.
www.belizex.com /belmopan.htm   (634 words)

  
 Belmopan - Travel Belize   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Belmopan is located approximately 50 miles southwest of Belize City and 20 miles east of San Ignacio.
Carved through the foothills of the Maya Mountains, the road connects Belmopan to Dangriga in Stann Creek District.
From Belmopan, take the Z -Line bus if you are headed along the Hummingbird Highway to the Inland Blue Hole, Ian Anderson's cave tubing, or Five Blues Lake.
www.travel-belize.com /belmopan.htm   (519 words)

  
 2005 Belize unrest - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Civil unrest broke out in the capital city of Belmopan in Belize during mid-January 2005.
On January 21, local news reported scattered demostrations in Belmopan, involving the burning of some government buildings, and roadblocks by protestors.
The most recent occasion was in the 1980s, when a proposal was drafted to cede part of the country to Guatemala.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/2005_Belize_unrest   (702 words)

  
 Belmopan - InformationBlast
Belmopan was constructed just to the east of Belize River, 80 km inland from the former capital, the port of Belize City, after that city's near destruction by a hurricane in 1961.
In 1962 a committee chose the sight now known as Belmopan, located 82 km west of the old capital of Belize City.
Industrial: Within the zoning regulations, Belmopan has set aside approximately 200 acres (800,000 m²) of land made up mostly of one acre (4,000 m²) parcels within City limits.
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 You Better Belize It! - Belmopan!
After a hurricane Hattie all but destroyed Belize City in 1961, the government of Belize built Belmopan, which was opened 10 years later in 1971, and moved its central offices here for security and central access.
The residents of Belmopan are mostly government employees and their families.
Belmopan is a quick one hour ride from Belize City.
www.belizeit.com /bmp.htm   (202 words)

  
 Belmopan, Belize
The nation's capital since 1971, Belmopan is located in the geographical center of Belize nestled in the western hills.
The capital was moved to Belmopan after Belize City was reduced to rubble after Hurricane Hattie in 1961.
Belmopan has a small-town atmosphere characterized by modest homes with manicured yards.
www.planetware.com /belize/belmopan-biz-ca-b.htm   (152 words)

  
 Belmopan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Police in Belmopan also have a homicide on their hands.
It was standing room only inside the George Price Centre in Belmopan on Thursday night as citizens gathered for a public forum entitled: “The state of Belize...
The final schedule, namely week ten of the RFG Trophy Tournament brought Belmopan United to the MCC Grounds yesterday to face FC Belize.
belmopan.wikiverse.org   (1243 words)

  
 Belize Virtual Tour - Maya ruins, travel, national parks, towns and villages of Belize
Belmopan, the capital of Belize since 1971, is located in the geographic center of the country.
The Belize River valley stretches for miles to the west and north of Belmopan.
The area around the town is rapidily developing with the influx of thousands of Central American refugees that have been flooding into the country since the early 1980's.
www.belizeexplorer.com /cgi-local/explorer.cgi?db=explorer&uid=default&Category=Town+and+Villages&view_records=1&nh=13&mh=1   (292 words)

  
 Belmopan : Introduction | Frommers.com
Belmopan is an example of what happens when you build it and no one comes.
Belmopan is a planned city designed and built from scratch in the jungle at the geographical center of the country.
Belmopan also makes a convenient base for visits to the nearby Guanacaste and Blue Hole National Parks, as well as the Caves Branch River and its network of hollowed-out limestone caves.
www.frommers.com /destinations/belmopan/3555010001.html   (346 words)

  
 Belmopan - Term Explanation on IndexSuche.Com
City Seal Belmopan is located at 17° 15' N, 88° 46' W, at an altitude of 76.20 meters above sea level.
Riviera - Some noteworthy activities are presentations by the Belmopan Choral Society, Festival of Arts for school children and National Day Activities.
As_of_2004, the Mayor of Belmopan is Anthony Chanona.
www.indexsuche.com /Belmopan.html   (1083 words)

  
 innsaver.com -- Destination Guides - Central America & Caribbean - Central ...
Belmopan was founded in 1970 after Hurricane Hattie swept much of Belize City into the sea.
The government decided to use the disaster as a chance to move to higher ground and, in a Brasília-style bid to focus development on the interior, chose a site in the geographical heart of the country.
In classic new-town terms Belmopan was meant to symbolize the dawn of a new era, with tree-lined avenues, banks, a couple of embassies and telecommunications worthy of a world centre.
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 Viaggi Belmopan su Viaggi-Vacanze
Sono stati trovati i seguenti risultati inerenti "Viaggi Belmopan"; ecco quelli da 16 a 30:
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 Bull Frog Inn "Belmopan's First choice for the Business Traveler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Bull Frog Inn is located in Belmopan the capital city of Belize.
It is the foremost lodging facility for travelers to Belmopan and offers hospitable accommedations.
Because the Bull Frog Inn is strategically located in the geographical center of the country you have easy access to the sites that the City of Belmopan and the Cayo District has to offer.
www.bullfroginn.com   (469 words)

  
 Belmopan, Belize Cheap Hotels Motels - hotel and motel rooms and reservations available in Belmopan, Belize   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Belmopan, Belize is a great place to stay in a hotel or rent a car.
Whether you're traveling for a family vacation or a corporate business trip our Belmopan, Belize travel information will help you find a hotel that matches your needs and offers you the lowest rates available on the internet.
Click on a hotel or motel name from the list of hotels and motels available in Belmopan, Belize to find hotel and motel reservations that are available at this location.
www.eztrip.com /Belize/Belmopan/BELMOPAN_BZ_INTL.html   (378 words)

  
 Belmopan : Planning a Trip | Frommers.com
The flight from Belize City is just 15 minutes, although there is really little reason to fly in to Belmopan, as it's such a short and easy drive from Belize City.
From Belmopan, there are also frequent onward connections to Dangriga, Placencia, Punta Gorda, and other points south, as well as to San Ignacio, Benque Viejo, and the Guatemalan border.
Belmopan is a planned city with a ring road and wide, mostly deserted streets, located just off the Hummingbird (Southern) Highway, 2 miles (3km) south of the Western Highway.
www.frommers.com /destinations/belmopan/3555010002.html   (508 words)

  
 The Belize Times Weekly Newspaper Online - WAIGHT WILL MOVE BELMOPAN FORWARD |||   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The PUP MAYORAL candidate in Belmopan, Eloy Waight, continues to be on the ground proving that he is a man of action and that the new Belmopan PUP City Council will deliver on the improvement and expansion of services to meet the demands of the City.
It was the PUP government and the people of Belmopan, who in the year 2000 voted to make Belmopan an independently administered City with its own municipal government.
The new PUP City Council slate for Belmopan has committed to the continuation of progress and development and to ensure that Belmopan remains as the garden city with a clean, safe and low crime environment.
www.belizetimes.bz /news/story/4906.shtml   (448 words)

  
 Channel5Belize.COM   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
By the time the final schedule in regular season was staged in the RFG Cup Tournament over the weekend, seven of the eight teams headed to the playoffs had already emerged.
Question is would Belmopan United be able to maintain its slim playoff hopes against a highly touted New Site Erei ball club of Dangriga on Saturday inside the Isidoro Beaton Stadium.
It’s the Dangriga team with the early pressure and we must remind the Belmopan defence that the ball can’t be booted back to the goalkeeper inside the area; if he handles this ball it becomes a foul.
new.channel5belize.com /archive_detail_story.php?story_id=15393   (906 words)

  
 BELMOPAN CITY / CAPITAL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
One residential property in belmopan city 7.10 square meters in size.
It is 4 miles west of the City of Belmopan and 17 miles from San Ignacio Town.
This building is located in a prime location in Belmopan and formerly housed the Tourism Department in Belmopan.
www.buy-belize.com /RealEstate/Belmopan/belmopan.htm   (326 words)

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