9 Things You Didn't Know About Belize [List]

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While on the internet today, I came across a very interesting article that was titled "9 Things You Didn't Know About Belize". Now when I went over the list I was shocked about some of the items on that list. Take a look at the list for yourself and feel free to comment at the end.
1) The only Jaguar preserve in the world is found in Belize.
2) The water surrounding Belize averages 79 to 83 °F (26 to 28 °C).
3) Most of Belize’s territories were recently owned by neighbouring Guatemala.
4) With under 350,000 people, Belize is one of the least populated countries in the world.
5) The largest barrier reef in the western hemisphere is found in Belize.
6) Belize’s barrier reef is home to over 400 species of fish.
7) It is considered rude to greet people in Belize by their first names.
8) Belize is the only Central American country that doesn’t recognize Spanish as an official language.
9) Black Howler Monkeys indigenous to Belize are among the loudest animals in the world. 
I really don't agree with #7. What you guys think?



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