Honduras Travel Articles and Photos

Panorama of the Week: Weekly Market in La Esperanza, Honduras

la esperanza market

When travelers think "Honduras" they probably don't think "big, weekly indigenous markets." So when we were in Honduras and caught wind of a weekly market in a little town called La Esperanza in country's western hills along a path of historically indigenous villages called the Ruta Lenca, we hopped a series of chicken buses in the wee hours of the morning to see what … [Read more...]

The Only Gringos in Gracias

"Hola, Gringos!" a little Honduran girl calls out to us from the garden of the coffee plantation-cum-guest house on the edge of Gracias, Honduras where we awoke Saturday morning."Hola, ninos!" we offer in response.Giggles all around. Little do we know what a prescient greeting it is. … [Read more...]