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.
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.
Our Lady of Suyapa is the Patron Saint of Honduras. Pilgrims from around the country arrive in Tegucigalpa to pay their respects to our Lady of Suyapa. To them, She is a mother, who will intercede on our behalf with Jesus to get miracles and special favors.
Honduras, as well as most of the world celebrates New Years with passion. Contrary to Christmas in Honduras, the New Year celebration in Honduras is a time to spend with friends. Those that stay home usually organize a party and invite their friends.
Christmas in Honduras is one of the most important national holidays. Many families travel to their home towns to celebrate Christmas with their families. It is a time to spend as a family.
A unique tradition has blossomed into a great event in Trinidad, Santa Barbara. They make huge furnaces out of wood, paper, and other combustible materials.
High in the mountains surrounding Celaque National Park, nestled in small valley lies the town of Belen Gualcho. Belen Gualcho is accessible from Santa Rosa de Copan.
The international Archaeological community was surprised by a new find. Excavations in Copan, Honduras one again shed light about the magnificent Maya. Yes Copan Ruinas, in Honduras!
The Honduras Moskitia offers the perfect setting for the Ultimate Expedition. Yes, even today, in the XXI st Century you will find unique places to explore. This is one of them! Find out about this great adventure!
Most people outside of Central America have never heard about the Garifuna People. Who exactly are they? Why are they so important? Why was their culture declared heritage of humanity?