Awesome old article...

The January 1972 National Geographic article, “Belize, the Awakening Land,” is a walk down Memory Lane. You will recognize many of the people and fondly recall the places that are described. This was recommended reading for us Peace Corps Volunteers before departing for Belize in the mid-1970s. Some of the author’s expressions and attitudes are outdated, but his favorable impression of Belize is obviously genuine.

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