History

History of Honduras includes independence, historical figures, important turning points, ancient civilizations, and histories of the many locations of interest and travel destinations.


Honduras 2013

Honduras 2013

Honduras Background Information About Honduras  How Honduras Got its Name –  New Era – Independence – Elections – Politics – Popular Perception – Soccer – World Cup –  War on Drugs – Travel Warnings – Tourist Safety –  Tourism – Bay…

Roatan History

Roatan History

Roatan history holds a few surprises, as Columbus arrived at Guanaja of the Bay Islands in 1502, but became aware of the threat of an approaching hurricane, and never set foot on Roatan. A small contingent of French buccaneers (pre-cursors to "pirates") arrived on Roatan in 1510, and are the first known Europeans to have actually set foot on the island. …