Hotel & Suites El Picacho

Paseo El Picacho, Tegucigalpa, Honduras | Hotel
 

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The dangerous capital

A travel blog entry by charlotterowley

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... didn't end up being too late. We were supposed to leave at 2.30pm, but it was 3.15pm by the time we took off. The same plane company that I had used to fly to Guatemala City a week ago - Avianca. And again quite a small plane. Even though it was just an hour to Tegucigalpa, the man managed to run around with drinks, biscuits and a small roll!! The views out across Roatan island were really pretty (even with the huge cruise ships docked!!). And could see the neighbouring island ...

Good from far but far from good

A travel blog entry by peteindira

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... I mean it is a very dangerous city, but when it was all said and done, we never truly felt threatened or in danger at any point during our stay. I guess in a place with this reputation extra caution is a better choice than unadulterated curiosity.

With Tegucigalpa not being an exciting place to explore, we hooked up with a friend of the guesthouse owner in order to drive out to the El Tigre national park outside of the city for some ...

Surgeries

A travel blog entry by kerry.dutra

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While I was in the clinic in Tegucigalpa last week, I was able to shadow the leading opthamologist (Dr. Flores) for a morning in the operating room. I was able to see two different types of surgery: one endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy and several small incision cataract surgeries. For the cataract surgeries, I was able to watch through a microscope, which was absolutely incredible! I was ...

"Look At The Gringos!"

A travel blog entry by jameshardy88

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... market. Fully laden with all our backpacks apparently we were a real spectacle to the locals who pretty much stopped what thy were doing to gawp at us as we walked by. We got lots of points and shouts of "Gringo, Gringo!! and Gringo Loco". We checked into a basic but nice enough hotel that had some good wifi which was the main draw.

We went for an explore of the town there were a few nice ...

Show Me Something We Can Sink Our Teeth Into....

A travel blog entry by drz

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... our light source consisted of camping headlamps. The big "treat" we had was a portable x-ray unit called a Nomad, which was loaned to our east coast dentist Loren Wilson. This was the first time the group had any ability to take x-rays. The medical team even used the unit for certain hand and wrist x-rays, including one man who had a large piece or wood lodged in his wrist. There was no air conditioning, and we worked in a cement building, so it was, ...

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This hotel, located on Paseo El Picacho, Tegucigalpa, is near Parque Central, Casa Presidencial, Palacio Legislativo, and Archaeological Museum (Museo Arqueológico).
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