Honduras

Highlights of Honduras

Highlights of Honduras

My one and only stop in Honduras was Copan Ruinas, which I reached after a full day of travelling from Flores (Guatemala), where I boarded a Fuente del Norte bus heading to Chiquimula, to then hop on a chicken bus to El Florido where I crossed the border. Copan Ruinas is very close to the […]

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Trips from Hell, aka bus rides in Central America

Trips from Hell, aka bus rides in Central America

Bus rides in Central America can be challenging. There is no end to how uncomfortable they can be. Although I must admit they can also be a lot of fun, as one gets to meet other backpackers, share tips and stories. Getting to Copan Ruinas, Honduras, from Flores, Guatemala, was a really long trip that tested my spirit for adventure, […]

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Honduras Attractions: Copan Ruinas

Honduras Attractions: Copan Ruinas

Surely Honduras is not on most travellers “must see” list. Considered one of the most dangerous countries in the world (although it feels surprisingly safe for travelers), it doesn’t really know mass tourism. Honduras attractions are many, although not as famous as those of other locations in Central America. This translates into very good deals, which makes it a great place […]

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Speaking Spanish in Latin America

Speaking Spanish in Latin America

Latin America is incredibly easy, I must admit. Talking to people is fairly easy too. With a few exceptions that only confirm the rule, people are truly friendly. At times shy, yet friendly and ready to help if you need a hand. A lady followed me around in Ipiales, Colombia, after she realised I did not […]

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