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September 2017

Often known locally as "Patriotic Month," September is one of the best times to visit Belize. The celebrations begin on September 10 with The Battle of St. George's Caye Day which commemorates the historic 1798 naval battle between a large Spanish fleet and a rugged band of local English inhabitants that led to Belize becoming the only British colony in Central America. The celebrations continue on through September 21, Independence Day, when Belizeans all across the country emblazon themselves in red, white,