About Honduras

About Honduras, Central America. Country travel information, history, Francisco Morazan and Independence Day holidays, 2012 statistics and more.


Presidents of Honduras

Presidents of Honduras

Conservative General Francisco Ferrera became the first elected president of the country of Honduras. Presidents of Honduras after 1900 represent one of two dominant political parties, the Liberal Party of Honduras (PLH) and the National Party of Honduras (PNH).…

Catrachos

Native Hondurans are called “Catrachos”.  The term Catracho comes from the mid-19th century when Honduran General Florencio Xatruch returned from…

La Tigra National Park

La Tigra National Park

La Tigra National Park has two distinct areas that are open for tourists: the first is via El Hatillo, one of the nicest, high end residential areas in Tegucigalpa. La Tigra is one of the few areas that is still heavily forested and where you can experience the climate that existed in the city a few decades ago. …