Every town has its history, and they should try to preserve it as an important part of their heritage. The north coast of Honduras is quite young, and its history is somewhat short, compared to other areas in Central America. The new museum in Tela seeks to tell the story of Tela as a mayor railroad hub in Honduras.
By Steve Wheeler If you would like to see a confused look on the faces of family and friends, tell them you are planning a golf trip to Honduras. Once the initial shock and disbelief fades their likely response will be either “You are going to get killed” or “There’s no golf in Honduras.” Luckily, […]
Welcome to the coffee harvesting season in Honduras! Each year, between the months of October and February, there is a flurry of activity in the coffee farms. Just about everybody participates in some way on making sure the harvesting and processing of coffee takes place.
There is no other tree as big and impressive in Mesoamerica as the Ceiba Tree. The tree grows to epic proportions, and does so fast. An adult Ceiba Tree towers well over the rest of the tropical rain forest Canopy
One of the most famous myths about unique natural events in Honduras is the “Fish Rain in Yoro”. Known as “La Lluvia de Peces”, this is a myth that many in Honduras believe in. Regardless of whether this is truth of myth, everybody in Honduras has heard about it and considers this true.
Cassava AKA casabe is Garifuna delicacy that you can get used to! Cassava or Casabe is made from “yucca” a root that is like the potato. The Garifuna food relies on Cassava, or “Yuca” like they call in Spanish. This is an important ingredient that goes with most traditional seafood dishes that are part of their gastronomy.
There is no question that the La Ceiba Carnival is the biggest party in Honduras. Many people compare it to Mardi Gras in New Orleans. But is the La Ceiba Carnival the Honduran Mardi Gras? This year, 2017, the Carnival will take place on Saturday May 20. The event starts with a big parade down San Isidro Avenue.
The Spanish airline, Air Europa, had its inaugural flight from Madrid to San Pedro Sula this past Thursday April 27. The airline has begun the scheduled service with a once a week frequency.
History does justice to Honduras as the place where Cacao was first introduced to Europeans. Archaeological excavations give us reason to believe that Cacao was actually first known and processed in Honduras.
Bold colors, great blown up photos of La Ceiba and surroundings and the aroma of coffee will welcome you to this gourmet Honduran coffee shop. This is the perfect place to come in for a great cup of coffee, take advantage of the free wifi for clients.