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[21 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]

The summer solstice has been celebrated in Belize for thousands of years by the Maya, those legendary keepers of time and the most astute astronomers the ancient world produced.

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[13 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]

“The Spring Equinox has always been a tremendously important event for the Maya of Belize, and with March 20 heralding the last Spring Equinox before the completion of one of humankind’s longest recorded cycles, the 13th Bak’tun of the Maya Long Count, the celebrations take on even greater significance,” Chaa Creek owner Lucy Fleming said as she announced the eco resort’s Spring Equinox 2012 activities today.