Copan Ruinas Airport Scheduled to open in March of 2015

Copan Ruinas Airport Scheduled to open in March of 2015

The opening of the new airport that will serve Copán Ruinas originally scheduled to open this month has now been re-scheduled until March of 2015 due to the heavy rains experienced over the past month. The  Santa Rita de Copan Río Amarillo airport that will serve the Copán Ruinas area will be able to accommodate […]

TOMS Dark Roast- Honduras Blend Coffee

TOMS Dark Roast- Honduras Blend Coffee

As a self-proclaimed “coffee snob” I take pride in what types of coffee I buy and drink. I like to be well informed in the origins, process and farming techniques, primarily if it’s fair trade and sustain-ably grown. At the beginning of my semester here at the University of North Georgia I began to daily […]

Worldwide Provider of Vacation Services Welcomes Roatan’s Parrot Tree Plantation on the Bay Islands of Honduras

Worldwide Provider of Vacation Services Welcomes Roatan’s Parrot Tree Plantation on the Bay Islands of Honduras

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), announced the affiliation of the shared ownership component of Parrot Tree Plantation on Roatán, the largest of the Bay Islands. Located approximately 35 miles off the north coast of Honduras, the luxury beachfront resort is set […]

Cristina: Honduran Tapir Moves To Houston Zoo

Cristina: Honduran Tapir Moves To Houston Zoo

Cristina – a Tapir born and raised at Dinant’s Center for Wildlife Conservation at Farallones in Honduras – has moved to a new home at Houston Zoo to become a Wildlife Ambassador of Honduras.  Part of Corporacion Dinant’s highly successful endangered indigenous species breeding program – which includes jaguars, red macaw, white tail deer and green iguana, […]

White Tiger Born at Joya Grande Zoo in Honduras

White Tiger Born at Joya Grande Zoo in Honduras

Born with Blue eyes a pink nose along with white fur and black stripes, “Kenya” as she has been named was born that the Joya Grande Zoo in Honduras on August 19, 2014. Vetineray Dr. Maria Díaz who is in charge of the zoo stated that the birth of the white Bengal tiger was a complete […]

Avianca Airlines: Flights between San Salvador and Roatan, Tegucigalpa Honduras

Avianca Airlines: Flights between San Salvador and Roatan, Tegucigalpa Honduras

Avianca Airlines has acquired new ATR72-600 aircraft in order to provide flights between San Salvador, El Salvador and Roatan Honduras as well as Tegucigalpa Honduras. The Avianca ATR72-600 aircraft are configured with a capacity for 68 passengers. The aircraft will also be used for a flights between San Salvador and Liberia Costa Rica. Avianca Airlines […]

Honduran Coffee Delegation Participates in the Seoul International Cafe Show

Honduran Coffee Delegation Participates in the Seoul International Cafe Show

In Honduras, over 1 million jobs are created in the coffee industry when the coffee picking season begins in November. Workers pick coffee beans until as late as April. Considering that its population hovers around 8 million, job creation from coffee production and earnings from coffee exports are critical to the Honduran economy. Almost 35 […]

Solar Panels installed in La Lima, Honduras Slums

Solar Panels installed in La Lima, Honduras Slums

Latin America is known worldwide for being the land where the sun always shines, the beaches are like paradise and the party never ends. Despite the endless list of clichés that historically have characterised the region, inequality is staggering and mainly responsible for curbing development. According to a report released by UN-Habitat, the slum population of the […]

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