China is an intensely populated country and one of the most economically powerful in the world. Although, the country is full of some the most fascinating landmarks in the world some of the characteristics of such a prominent international hub are a life that’s full speed ahead. Beijing is the capital of China and was host to the 2008 Olympics. The city has some of the most fascinating attractions in the world. Although the title for the largest and most developed city in China goes to Shanghai, with 23 million people. Shanghai is an intensely populated city which was host to the 2010 World Expo and is a considerably interesting place to visit. It’s believed that on top of the city’s population there are an extra 9 million immigrants that have migrated to the city for opportunity and a hope to improve their quality of life.
A holiday that can offer a diverse range of attractions for travelling for those needing an escape from China or passing through on World Travel adventures; from China is to travel to Honduras. Honduras is home to jungles, ancient Mayan Culture and Mayan ruins and unspoilt tropical coastlines making the country’s capital city, Tegucigalpa, a good place to start your trip. Once you’re in Honduras there are easy transportation options to many interesting attractions. Tegucigalpa is a large city with over 400 years of history. The city was originally a mining town and there are colonial buildings displaying the vast history of the city. Buses from Tegucigalpa, aref available with executive service by Hedman Alas; who can keep your trips within the Country of Honduras safe, comfortable and picturesque to whatever attraction you wish to explore first. Some of the country’s finest Mayan ruins can be found in Copan, which is around a three hour bus ride from the Capital city of Honduras; Tegucigalpa. Here you will be blown away with archaeological attractions that are visited by tourist from all over the world. You will also have options to take buses straight to the jungles of the country, such as those in La Ceiba, the home of the Pico Bonito National Park where you can tempt yourself with many treks to see some fascinating wildlife, enjoy one of a king Birding explorations and World Class white-water rafting. The country also has the Bay Islands off its coast such as world renowned Roatan where scuba diving and coconut nursing by the beach can easily be enjoyed at the many five star hotels and resorts and exclusive communities along with fine dining world class restaurants in Roatan.
Getting from China to Tegucigalpa can be achieved from just about any of the cities in China. Beijing and Shanghai have flights to most cities in the United States with connecting flights on to Honduras; the southernmost point of the United States will give easy access to continue your journey to Honduras. American Airlines in one carrier who will get you to either Miami International Airport or Los Angeles International Airport. From both of these cities you have a few options for flights getting you to Tegucigalpa with United Airlines or American Airlines. You may wish to break up your trip with some of the attractions in Los Angeles or Miami given the many attractions available in those cities.
The over all airtime of your trip is approximately eighteen hours and the cost will be approximately 1,500 dollars for round trip airfare. Although, the airtime can make tourist a little wobbling in the knees, there are options to break up the trip along the way. It is also the length of the trip that makes it a unique holiday rarely experienced by those coming from Asia and this will give you many unique experiences. Be sure to sign up for one of the many frequent flyer and rewards programs available to you as this trip will qualify your for free airline tickets and rewards easily. The attractions in Honduras are very diverse and come with a small price tag as thanks to the lower cost living in the country the airfare will soon be saved during the first couple of weeks of your holiday providing you with extra cash to enjoy the many activities available unique to Honduras. You will return home with some of the most fascinating photos available on any vacation. You may also wish to visit some of the neighbouring countries such as Nicaragua if you are searching for a unique surfing experience or Guatemala to see what other ancient Mayan Indian sites have been waiting for your exploration.
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For those of you who prefer our native Spanish Language which is prevalent on the Honduran Mainland; we offer you Honduras en Español. On the Bay Islands of Honduras English is the prevailing language; however you will encounter Spanish speaking Hondurans during many of your activities at the various Honduras Hotels and Resorts and Honduran Restaurants. So this handy Guide to Honduras Slang to ease you in understanding the meaning of many Honduras sayings and can go a long ways during your travels in Honduras. Consider it your homework!
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