Travel Blogs from Roatan, Honduras

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Breathing underwater., Utila, Honduras travel blog

Breathing underwater.

A travel blog entry by dannie_01

How strange were those first couple of breaths! And being used to exhaling through the nose in standard swimming definitely didn't help.. After a minor panic attack and with the help of an incredibly patient supervisor, Marcia, I managed to spend some ...

Roatan island, Honduras, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Roatan island, Honduras

A travel blog entry by michael.sandi

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... Roatan would take 90 minutes and it was very choppy. When you purchase tickets, they give you seasickness tablets. We arrived at Roatan and it was another 45 min drive to our accommodation, Las Orquidias. The rooms here were large and quite spacious. ...

Margaritaville, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Margaritaville

A travel blog entry by ahartry

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I spent much of the morning swimming, reading, then swimming again, then reading while swimming. Paul and the kids tried snorkeling off the beach – hoping they could swim out to interesting territory. But what they hoped might be rocks not too far ...

Roatan Bay Islands Local Wood Carving Artist, Sandy Bay, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Roatan Bay Islands Local Wood Carving Artist

A travel blog entry by bobby327

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Roatan Bay Islands Local Wood Carving Artist - Where in Roatan can you find Melvin Bodden?... You won't see Melvin in a fancy museum...no, his museum is the great outdoors. Look for a small house in a grassy field in Sandy Bay decorated with his own ...

Heading back into Roatan Honduras, Roatan  Honduras, Honduras travel blog

Heading back into Roatan Honduras

A travel blog entry by windwalkergv

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Hi Everyone Just a quick blog to let you know we are heading back into Roatan.  We had an oil leak in the port engine and had to shut it down.  We tried everything we could to fix it at sea but the seas were to rough to safely work on it.  ...

Honduras Day #1, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Honduras Day #1

A travel blog entry by cprybyl

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... has been a very, very long day. After quickly meeting everyone, we checked in and boarded our flight to San Salvador, Honduras for a 2:50am take off. The flight went smoothly, leading to the final flight from San Salvador to Roatan.  Immediately ...

Roatan Island tour and dolphin encounter, West Bay, Honduras travel blog

Roatan Island tour and dolphin encounter

A travel blog entry by wareameye

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“Big Al” is our guide for a day of touring on Roatan.  We start by driving up the north side of the island to Anthony’s Key to confirm our reservations for snorkeling with dolphins. It is an activity we are most eager to ...

Roatan Reminds Us of our Tropical Hometown, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Roatan Reminds Us of our Tropical Hometown

A travel blog entry by oscar.juria

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... in Tagalog). We were given samples of plantain to eat. Overall, the garden was just ordinary; it is not even picturesque. The Roatan natives, on the other hand, were warm but not emotionally expressive people. We turned west and passed the capital town of ...

Day 1... the journey begins, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Day 1... the journey begins

A travel blog entry by mdaniel3

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... from New York to Panama City, to San Jose, Costa Rica, to Tegucigalpa, Honduras, to La Ceiba, Honduras, and finally to Roatan, Bay Island, Honduras.  I arrived here around 5pm to find I had no ride and with no clue of where to go.  After a ...

Advanced Diving Course, Utila, Utila, Honduras travel blog

Advanced Diving Course, Utila

A travel blog entry by robnguy

We are on Utila in the Bay Islands doing Diving and it is ...

Diving in Honduras, Utila, Honduras travel blog

Diving in Honduras

A travel blog entry by tiffandraech

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... for quite a while. Anyway after tearing ourselves away from the island paradise we travelled to Copan in the Central North of Honduras where we visited some amazing Mayan ruins.  It was pretty breathtaking in terms of the scale of the place and ...

Day Trip, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Day Trip

A travel blog entry by tomcorny

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We spent the day with Wendell, our guide.  Judy had made prior arrangements to have our own guide for the day.  We really felt that our day was special and that we saw some of the off the beaten path sites, although you can't get too far off on ...

Zucaritas!  They're grrr...iquisimas!, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Zucaritas! They're grrr...iquisimas!

A travel blog entry by justamanda

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... , and her very young, Belizean prey.  The flight was about an hour, and I slept for most of it.  When we landed in Roatan, we cleared customs in about 2 minutes, and then the lady picked us up, and stopped at the grocery store (because we have a ...

A bit of sun worshipping, West Bay, Honduras travel blog

A bit of sun worshipping

A travel blog entry by brits_abroad

After a couple of days travel, crossing the border from Guatemala into Honduras, and stopping for the night at Omoa - which included a delightful sunset swim for Jonathan - we took the ferry from La Ceiba (a dump) to West End on Roatan, which is ...

Roatan en de reis naar Nicaragua, Sandy Bay, Honduras travel blog

Roatan en de reis naar Nicaragua

A travel blog entry by reis2012

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... slaven. Deze hebben zich gevestigd op het eiland en spraken Engels. De Britten hebben de eilanden teruggegeven aan Honduras halverwege de 19de eeuw. Vanwege de populariteit van de eilanden voor toeristen vestigen zich nu ook steeds meer Hondurezen van ...

Throw me the idol, I throw you the whip!, West End, Honduras travel blog

Throw me the idol, I throw you the whip!

A travel blog entry by jasonkester

Listen up, Ace. We're in Copan Ruinas now, kicking it at the Posada Honduras. That's the first place on the left as you get into town. Let us know what day & what time you're likely to arrive, and we'll have a frosty Port Royal waiting for you in the ...

boats and stuff, roatan, Honduras travel blog

boats and stuff

A travel blog entry by andrewp

... tried some red snapper not horrible but I will stick to chicken.  we arrived in placencia and found a place that had AC and it was heaven had a clean showerto rinse off 3 days of salt.  We are going to catch a ferry to honduras in the ...

Roatan, West End, Honduras travel blog

Roatan

A travel blog entry by ianandsarah2014

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... to depart at 09.30 but it was a Honduran holiday weekend and so it was rammed and had to leave port. We arrived in Roatan and after some accommodation uncertainty we arrived in West Bay and found a restaurant with wifi and managed to find a gem of a wee ...

Setting Sail 1st light for Bocas Del Toro, Roatan  Honduras, Honduras travel blog

Setting Sail 1st light for Bocas Del Toro

A travel blog entry by windwalkergv

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Well we are finally off to Panama, weather window looks good so we are off at 1st light.  The boat is prepared with full Fuel and water. We left West End early today and sailed to French Harbour.  Along the way we caught a nice little ...

Day 2 - PADI open water, Utila, Honduras travel blog

Day 2 - PADI open water

A travel blog entry by josh_bishop

Completed the last of the theory in the morning and went on 2 12m dives in the afternoon. The dive was amongst a large coral reef with a school of squid and a large moray eel the highlights. Went to a local party at night. $15 open bar beer and rum & ...

Still on Utilia, Utilia, Honduras travel blog

Still on Utilia

A travel blog entry by ryanlukas

Spent much longer on Utilia than I had intended. This island paradise has everything i could want in it including great diving, warm water, cheap drinks, beautiful women and delicious food. After finishing my advanced open water diving course in 3 days I ...

Con Mayan Ruins - Chapter 2, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Con Mayan Ruins - Chapter 2

A travel blog entry by gennyca

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... way back to the cafeteria for a cold drink and some lunch. I realize at this time that I probably got to much sun and need to retire for a few hours. But it was a day that I feel honoured to have seen first hand the Ancient, Mayan Ruins of Copan, ...

Antigua to Copan, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Antigua to Copan

A travel blog entry by gennyca

... horn is the shuttle. Great! I need help with my bags (I still have one extra suitcase, jammed with donations for the kids of Honduras). Then I see this lunatic come running up the hill screaming at me in Spanish to hurry up, I have made him late. He ...

Roatan Island - too much mud and rain!!, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Roatan Island - too much mud and rain!!

A travel blog entry by ullaventham

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We spent 3 days on this island. It is meant to be a so called paradise island with a reef that is great for snorkelling but we had lots and lots of rain, the road was all dug up and full of mud so it was not that great at all! Not many people on the ...

May 27, 2010, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

May 27, 2010

A travel blog entry by rbartorillo

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Safe and Sound, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Safe and Sound

A travel blog entry by nick-heather5

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Hey Everyone, All is good....loving the island of Roatan! Internet is not cheap so we are very limited on time and we need it to try and find a cheap flight to Managua. The weather has been perfect, no sign of any tropical storms so we are safe and sound ...

Roatan - West End, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Roatan - West End

A travel blog entry by ahalbig

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... ist hier sehr teuer (12$/h) und es hat etwas gedauert, bis ich endlich ein halbwegs akzeptables Angebot (6$/h) gefunden habe. Roatan (West End) ist absolut umwerfend. Das karibische Feeling fliegt einen aus allen Richtungen entgegen. Traumhafte ...

Copan - the Town, Roatan, Honduras travel blog

Copan - the Town

A travel blog entry by gennyca

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... for the town water to go off even more frequently. Again, I am not trying to discourage people from travelling to Copan, Honduras because there are many features you have to see to really understand and appreciate it. For me however I knew I wouldn't ...

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