China.org.cn names Belize a top Dive Destination in the World
There is not an article on Belize that is published on the Internet that doesn’t mention the great blue hole…the blue hole remains the most majestic and awe-inspiring attraction in Belize.
This time the great blue hole was listed on www.china.org.cn, a popular Chinese web portal on the Internet.
The article entitled “Top best dive site in the world” describes the great Blue hole as follows:
The Great Blue Hole is a large submarine sinkhole off the coast of Belize. Formed during the last ice age, the hole is circular in shape, over 300 meters across and 124 meters deep. As a part of the Belize Barrier Reef Reserve, a World Heritage Site of the UNESCO, the hole features crystal-clear water, multi-colored stalactites and stalagmites, Caribbean reef shark and other rare fish species. Just imagine diving in the blue clear water with sharks, parrotfish and octopuses swimming beside you in this natural wonder!
Location: 2 hours away from Caye Caulker Island or San Pedro by boat
Depth: 124 meters
Visibility: 15-30 meters
Read the full article here: http://www.china.org.cn/