Dive Deep into Belize’s Barrier Reef

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In Central America lies a reef as blue as blue can be. It’s called the Belize Barrier Reef Reserve. This diverse Reserve contains seven marine reserves and 450 cays. If you’re big into water sports, this is the place to be. You can snorkel, free dive, dive and even swim with baby sharks! Read on to learn more about this stunning place.

It’s a Shark’s World

Ever thought about swimming with baby sharks? Don’t worry they aren’t dangerous. They’re usually found in shallow waters and are called reef sharks. They’re friendly sea creatures and might even become attached to you!

Coral Reef Rings

Atolls are common around Belize and can be found in many places. This ring-shaped reef has a lagoon contained inside it. Make sure to visit one and witness the beauty of them. Some holes reach up to 300 meters wide and 123 meters deep. If you’ve never tried snorkeling – now is the time. You’ll see beautiful and colorful fishes in your underwater journey.