This week I was tasked with the pleasurable job of showing a colleague the diverse hotels and activities available in the Cangrejal River Valley. Locals refer to the area as “La Cuenca del Rio Cangrejal”. I drive up and down this road on a regular basis, yet I was once again in awe as hurriedly rushed through the valley.
The answer is a categorical no! The Lodge at Pico Bonito is open and there are no plans to close it. So where did all this rumor about the Lodge at Pico Bonito closing come from? Some outbound employees started the false rumor.
I was pleasantly surprised when I walked into “Entre Tazas y Copas” in La Ceiba last week. I was looking for a quiet place where I could catch up with an old friend while we enjoyed a drink. It turns out that this pleasant place is actually a wine bar in La Ceiba! Certainly a great addition to the La Ceiba bars options.
Promodias is a Honduran company based in San Pedro Sula that works hard to create a travel community throughout Honduras. They promote the following destinations in Honduras: Tegucigalpa, San Pedro Sula, Lake Yojoa, Copan Ruinas, Tela, La Ceiba and the Bay Islands of Utila and Roatan.
As you probably know, Cuero y Salado is one of the National Parks in La Ceiba. Most people think that Cuero y Salado Wildlife Refuge limits you to the regular boat tour of the refuge. How wrong the are! There are many different things to do in Cuero y Salado Wildlife Refuge! Following is a […]
Nombre de Dios National Park is one of the newer parks in Honduras. It is within the Nombre de Dios Mountains and an extension of Pico Bonito National Park. Because of this, there is an overlay between the things to do in Nombre de Dios National Park and the things to do in Pico Bonito National Park.
Every city has a couple of old well established hotels in the La Ceiba downtown area. Many of these end up closing their doors as downtown becomes less attractive to stay in. La Ceiba is no exception to this rule. Perhaps the two most iconic hotels in downtown La Ceiba are the Gran Hotel Paris […]
The famous nature reality star, Nigel Marven visits Honduras! The Honduras Institute of Tourism sponsored his trip. Beaks and Peaks, a local tour operator that specializes in birding and nature tours is in charge of his tour. His itinerary includes many different areas in the country. His first stop has been in Atlantida, along the north coast […]
If you visit La Ceiba and spend the night in one of the downtown hotels, be ready to be woken by the siren. The Siren in La Ceiba is unlike those many cities in the world, where a siren means danger. The one we have in La Ceiba is more like a clock, and helps you know what time it is.
From time to time, Honduras gets a visit from an outstanding Hollywood Actor. Usually these celebrities try to be as low key as possible when visiting a foreign country. This is not the case with Hollywood Actor Danny Glover! He has been very public during this trip.