Belize Barrier Reef. The Belize Barrier Reef is a series of coral reefs straddling the coast of Belize, roughly 300 meters offshore in the north and 40 kilometers in the south within the country limits. Onne Van der Wal, Corbis #xoBelize
" The Great Blue Hole, Belize " It was formed as a limestone cave system during the last glacial period when sea levels were much lower. As the ocean began to rise again, the caves flooded, and the roof collapsed.Believed to be the world’s largest feature of its kind, the Great Blue Hole is part of the larger Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System
The Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, the second largest in the world is a part of the Caribbean Sea and stretches 600 miles south-east alongside the coasts of Mexico, Belize, Guatemala and Honduras. It's a great place to go snorkeling or scuba diving.