There are many colonial buildings in Honduras that remind us of our time as a Spanish Colony. The most plentiful and outstanding are religious buildings. The most magnificent are without doubt the colonial Cathedrals in Comayagua and Tegucigalpa. There are two different colonial buildings in Honduras that are a result of military efforts to protect the territory.
Honduras, as well as most of the world celebrates New Years with passion. Contrary to Christmas in Honduras, the New Year celebration in Honduras is a time to spend with friends. Those that stay home usually organize a party and invite their friends.
Despite the bad reputation that Honduras has abroad, highway robberies are rare in the country. I have traveled throughout Honduras’ highways, and have never, ever felt unsafe.
Did you know that over the years there were several capital cities of Honduras? Gracias, Comayagua and Tegucigalpa have all had the honor to the the Capital of Honduras!