Belize Showcased at “Around the World Embassy Tour” in Washington DC
Belize was highlighted in the United States over the weekend through the, “Around the World Embassy Tour”. The event took place on Saturday at the Embassy of Belize in Washington DC, and saw several booths promoting locally made products such as Bowen and Bowen, Travellers Liquors, Belikin Beer and the Belize Tourism Board. The event saw over six thousand persons indulging in Belize cuisine and meeting local vendors and learning of the tourism packages available in Belize. Entertainment at the tour event was provided by DJ Special and Garifuna drummers and singers Clayton Williams, Kirk Thompson, Adam Franzua, Keynen Sabal, and Hansel Casimiro. Also in attendance were Ambassador Young; Ambassador Nestor Mendez, Assistant Secretary General of the Organization of American States; and Sandhya Murphy, Ambassador for Diaspora Relations.