Travel Blogs from Tegucigalpa
... on £10 a day still).
Paying to go on a walk can generally do one, though the
waterfall was half decent and it killed up a day, before getting the bus out of
La Ceiba to Lake Yajoa , advisedly skipping past the world’s most dangerous
city San Pedro Sula. There I stayed at an actual brewery – probably the first
brewery in the world, that after two pints then round out of beer!
The place was owned by an American guy and whilst the ...
... lake. It is hard to believe that this peaceful place is in the middle of such a violent country.
It isn't possible to get from the lake to Nicaragua in one day and stopping in the capital, Tegucigalpa, is unavoidable. Luck was on my side and Ernesto, who worked in the hostel, had found my bank card and given it to a couple who were traveling my way, and also put me in touch with his friend who lived in Tegucigalpa. I checked into one of only two hotels in the ...
... something to with ovens – horno, which can also be hornito – but with further discussion and mime work we realised that he was talking about the platypus. We asked if that was the Spanish name for it, and he said no, it was the scientific name. He had read it somewhere once and memorised it, and now it had finally paid off for him.
As our bus to Honduras left at 5 the next morning, we decided to stay as close as ...
... The teacher was the same age as me! In the entire building, there was only one shelf of books for the thirty students that attended. The students sang us three songs in Spanish including the Honduran National Anthem. Then, we sang our national anthem for them in English. After we became acquainted, we went outside and played a traditional Honduran game called “Ardilla en la Casa” (Squirrel in the ...
10:00 PM(Honduran Time)
Our first moments in Tegucigalpa, Honduras were definitely exciting! As Susan and Katie had warned us, the landing was REALLY rough! It reminded me of a roller coaster with an abrupt stop. The plane literally flew alongside cars driving down the street to land in a narrow runway in a small field!
After collecting our checked luggage, we met up with ...