Travel Blogs from Copan, Honduras

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18 Rabbit Wuz Here, Copan Ruinas, Honduras travel blog

18 Rabbit Wuz Here

A travel blog entry by andrewandjacque

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... Tela headed for the north-coast beach town of Omoa. Our miserable Lonely Planet guide described Roli´s place as "the best hostel in Honduras", and like the fools we are, we fell for it and three busses later (one air-conditioned!) we made it there. ...

Eighteen Rabbit., Copán, Honduras travel blog

Eighteen Rabbit.

A travel blog entry by stevefn

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... a Gado Gado. I know, it's a pretty typical Indonesian dish and I'm located in the beautiful cobblestoned village of Copán, Honduras, set in a serene landscape surrounded with green rolling hills. I couldn't resist, I was craving Asian food. My absolute ...

Seeing the ruins of Copan, Santa Rosa de Copan, Honduras travel blog

Seeing the ruins of Copan

A travel blog entry by aborder

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... , I need not get a stamp either. I cried all the way to San Salvador.........well, replace cried with slept! One thing I love about Honduras is that every pick up truck you see on the road or motorway, has a family or a bunch of workers sat in the back. ...

Smooth sailing..., Nueva Ocotepeque, Honduras travel blog

Smooth sailing...

A travel blog entry by jeffsadventures

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... to figure it out though. In town, I found a hotel for 50 Lempiras. There are 18 Lempiras to the dollar which makes Honduras a great, affordable place to travel. A welcome relief after budget busting San Salvador! The hotel manager was pretty cool. When I ...

Mayan Ruins, Copán Ruinas, Honduras travel blog

Mayan Ruins

A travel blog entry by jeffsadventures

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I stopped in Copan Ruinas to check out the famous ruins here. These are some of the best preserved and the most studied ruins in the Mayan world and are not to be missed. The small tourist town here is pretty nice and a cool place to meet other travelers. ...

Copan Ruinas and La Ceiba, Copan Ruinas and La Ceiba, Honduras travel blog

Copan Ruinas and La Ceiba

A travel blog entry by andanddan

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We had ANOTHER early start in order to make our way to Copan Ruinas, just over the Guatemalan border, in Honduras. Fighting the urge to return to sleep, we rose at 5.30 am and quickly packed up and checked out of the hotel. Waking up a hotel employee to ...

Lou and Lynn update, Copán, Honduras travel blog

Lou and Lynn update

A travel blog entry by jennykelly

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... great holiday with a camper vehicle, perhaps buying the vehicle in the USA and travelling through Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and then selling the vehicle in Panama. It would be a great adventure. There are also ...

Copious fun in Copan, Copan Ruinas, Honduras travel blog

Copious fun in Copan

A travel blog entry by casey_matt

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We spent most of the day traveling from Quirigua to Copan Ruinas in Honduras. Crossing the border, we were a bit wary when the Honduran official would not stamp our entry into the country, saying that new agreements as of this July allowed people ...

Copan is cool too!, Copan Ruinas, Honduras travel blog

Copan is cool too!

A travel blog entry by youngtravellers

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... black beard.  I looked ridiculous.  We didn't leave the room again that night.   *** The border crossing into Honduras was pretty easy.  There were four windows.  Enter Honduras, Leave Honduras, Enter Guatemala, Leave Guatemala.  It ...

Recovering in Copan Ruinas, Copan, Honduras travel blog

Recovering in Copan Ruinas

A travel blog entry by tom_hollie_2010

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The journey to Copan, Honduras began in Lago de Atitlan with a three hour journey back to Antigua. Then the plan was to take another bus to Copan so all in all the journey should have taken approximately 6 hours. However, as we are in Central ...

Civilizations: Ancient and Modern, Copán Ruinas, Honduras travel blog

Civilizations: Ancient and Modern

A travel blog entry by thymeoff

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... Honduras, like the rest of our world, is now part of a new global economy and inter-related civilization. The economy of Honduras has long been influenced and controlled from the US - mainly through companies such as Standard Fruit and United Fruit - ...

We have de-railed.............., Tegus-Tela-Copan, Honduras travel blog

We have de-railed..............

A travel blog entry by missouri

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... hammocks. Sad to say goodbye, but we know we have to leave now or take the risk of getting stuck forever. Now, we are in Copan and just finished visiting the ruins and doing a bit of shopping. And, in about two hours, a little local boy is bringing ...

Stelae and cowboys, Copan, Honduras travel blog

Stelae and cowboys

A travel blog entry by losbrowns

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... days off our trip. Not wanting to be rash and shorten our lovely holiday, we continued onward to Copan Ruinas, Honduras, known for the Mayan ruins. Copan Ruinas is a quaint town settled on a mountainside overlooking the Copan Valley. ...

my Ruta Maya is now complete, Copan ruinas, Honduras travel blog

my Ruta Maya is now complete

A travel blog entry by kris

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... a robber and shut the car door, a few steps later I thaught to myself 'I shoulda slammed the fucker on him' So I reached copan after a relaxing ride with Sultana buses, cheap, clean and has a better drop off spot than the overpriced hedman alas.. My ...

Here to see Copan - UNESCO Heritage site!!, Copan Ruinas, Honduras travel blog

Here to see Copan - UNESCO Heritage site!!

A travel blog entry by alinmattrtw2005

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... and coffee just outside of Chiquimula and then made the journey speedily to the border. We paid our border fees and into Honduras we went, the town of Copan Ruinas was only 10 minutes or so from the border and we were in town, in a room by 11am. That ...

Visiting Copan Ruinas in Honduras, Copan, Honduras travel blog

Visiting Copan Ruinas in Honduras

A travel blog entry by grizzly

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... a significant role in the overall effort to break the Maya code. After having survived the trip from Antigua, Guatemala to Honduras without being robbed and assaulted by armed men (which just happened two days before my departure from Guatemala to two ...

Honduras, Copan, Honduras travel blog

Honduras

A travel blog entry by tinytraveller

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... guards posted outside who are very friendly but I am not sure if they make me feel safe or unsettled. So into Honduras we go on the 24th of October to Copan. We spend two days here, just on the other side of the border, with the purpose of seeing some ...

Breaking into Copan Ruins!, Copan, Honduras travel blog

Breaking into Copan Ruins!

A travel blog entry by hildreth75

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... does not really have alot to see unlike its neighbors Gautamala and Nicaragua.  There are basically two main sites in Honduras...... The Copan ruins and the Bay Islands....  Since the ruins are basically on the way to the Bay Islands, Tim, ...

Copan Ruinas, Copan Ruins, Honduras travel blog

Copan Ruinas

A travel blog entry by kimandjohn

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After a travel day on Thursday, Stephanie and I spent Friday morning exploring the ruins at Copan.  John had already seen the ruins on a previous trip, and didn´t particularly need to return.  So he decided to wait for us in San Pedro Sula, ...

Hey its england! (and Cold), Copan Ruinas, Honduras travel blog

Hey its england! (and Cold)

A travel blog entry by neilandamy

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... . We piled onto a minibus and made our merry way to Honduras. No problems except at the border, where the woman from the Honduras border refused to stamp our passports, saying it wasnt necessary. We werent convinced...but she wasnt having any of it. We ...

The Copan Companions, Copan, Honduras travel blog

The Copan Companions

A travel blog entry by mardow

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... weekend for the massive Peace Corp Halloween weekend, an annual event in Copan.  This is when all the Peace Corp workers in Honduras meet up for a crazy weekend of drinking and partying in fancy dress, a time to let your hair down and go wild.  ...

Copan Ruinas, Copan Ruinas, Honduras travel blog

Copan Ruinas

A travel blog entry by ccchrissie

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Set on a hill in a pretty lush hilly region, Copan was as attractive as I remember the first time I came here - 8 odd years later, there are more international restaurants and hotels, but they have not ruined the character & friendliness of the ...

Bienvenido a Honduras y Copa Ruinas, Copan Ruinas, Honduras travel blog

Bienvenido a Honduras y Copa Ruinas

A travel blog entry by demokedes

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... in kriminala (gangov). Gospodarstvo: zelo pomemben je izvoz banan, vecinoma v lasti Americanov. Tudi sicer je bil Honduras zgodovinsko zelo pod vplivom Americanov, ki so ga izkoriscali za borbo proti Nikaragvi in njenih sandinistov. Civilne vojne z ...

On to Honduras, Copan, Honduras travel blog

On to Honduras

A travel blog entry by jen8312

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... delicious. I finally felt some rain in Antigua, which I actually quite enjoyed. We have now moved onto Honduras, which is a gorgeous country. We stopped at Copan for a night, which was just the right amount of time to see the Mayan ruins there and the ...

And another country again, Copan, Honduras travel blog

And another country again

A travel blog entry by annarapp

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From Guatemala City it was just half a day journey to Copan Ruinas in Honduras, the main purpose of my flight to Guatemala and travelling to Honduras. Since I was a bit more efficient at the border than the Gringos (Green(dollar)-go, Mexican expression ...

Copan Ruins, Copan Ruinas, Honduras travel blog

Copan Ruins

A travel blog entry by walkabout

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Almost everyone told me that Copan is a disappointment after seeing Tikal. And in some ways they're right. Copan isn't hidden away in the forest, and there are no monkeys or crazy birds. And I would say it would be literally impossible to get lost in ...

Mayan Ruins and Early Morning Buses, Copan, Honduras travel blog

Mayan Ruins and Early Morning Buses

A travel blog entry by john_and_jules

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It was our aim to be in Utila, an island off the north coast of Honduras, by Christmas. Our first stop on the way was Copan, the site of some ancient Mayan ruins just over the border in Honduras. Our bus departed Antigua at the painful time of ...

Pics from Semuc and travel to Copan Ruinas, Copán Ruinas, Honduras travel blog

Pics from Semuc and travel to Copan Ruinas

A travel blog entry by lorryb

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... van with 12 seats. lol.  Anyway border was uneventful, pay to get out of Guatemala and pay to get into Honduras.  Arrived in Copan Ruinas at about 8PM.  Found a cool little hotel, nice restaurant, nice bar, and decent room with the tipco ...

Bus adventures,Maya ruins and a leftover hurricane, Copan Ruinas, Honduras travel blog

Bus adventures,Maya ruins and a leftover hurricane

A travel blog entry by phoedo

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... the city suffered from famine and disease. The guide was very knowlegable, and pointed out to us the special features of Copan, including the hieroglyphic staircase, a series of steps made up of 3000 glyphs telling the entire story of the place and its ...

Honduran Hombres, Copan Ruinas, Honduras travel blog

Honduran Hombres

A travel blog entry by pengs_nadz

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... the streets. We then made the somewhat controversial decision not to visit the Bay Islands (besides Copan, the other big tourist card for Honduras). We had received mixed reports about the islands and felt that perhaps our Caribbean island paradise ...

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