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Jul 18, 2017, 15:51 ET G6 Hospitality, Hilton And Marriott Announce Hotel Developments In Honduras

Honduras' growing popularity as a tourism and investment destination have led to recent expansions from multi-nationals such as Hilton, which is the...


Jul 11, 2017, 13:08 ET Honduran Shores Attract New Cruise Lines

Honduras has reported a sharp increase in the number of cruise passengers and cruise ships in 2016 compared with the previous year, reflecting a...


Jun 06, 2017, 14:26 ET Global Interest in Honduras Pushes Increase in Tourism

When Honduras hosted the World Tourism Organization's Regional Commission for the Americas meeting last week, it had great news to report: growth in...


Apr 11, 2017, 12:23 ET Comayagua's Sawdust Carpets: A Colorful Way to Celebrate the Holy Week

Year after year, the city of Comayagua, less than an hour's drive northwest of the Honduran capital, attracts tourists from all over the world who...


Mar 29, 2017, 15:00 ET Honduras Open Brings International Attention to the Country's Emerging Golf Scene

International golfers packed their favorite putters and headed to Honduras' Caribbean resort city of Tela for the 3rd annual Honduras Open this past...


Feb 06, 2017, 15:51 ET Honduran Connectivity Continues to Fly: Construction of the New Palmerola Airport Begins

Investments in Honduran airline industries continue to flourish as construction of yet another international airport begins. Located in the city of...


Feb 03, 2017, 15:47 ET 2017 Welcomes a Promising New Chapter in Honduran-Chinese (Taiwan) Relations

This week marks another step forward in the relationship between Tegucigalpa and Taipei, as Honduras welcomes Chinese (Taiwan) President Tsai Ing-wen ...


Nov 30, 2016, 12:34 ET Honduran Students Lead in Central American Enrollment in American Universities

In 2016, the United States reached the highest number of international students in its colleges and universities, surpassing over one million. A...


Nov 28, 2016, 01:06 ET Honduras Welcomes New Direct Flights from Europe

Europeans looking for a quick Latin American adventure do not need to look any further as Air Europa announced a new direct fight from the Spanish...


Nov 09, 2016, 04:40 ET Honduras Is the Home of International Avitourism during this Week

Between the 15 different kinds of hummingbirds, five species of Cuckoos, and 28 kinds of Flycatchers, avitourists participating in the Honduras...


Oct 27, 2016, 01:06 ET Hondurans Celebrate As Local Idioms Are Added to the Real Academia Española Official Dictionary

Next time you are enjoying baleadas with your Honduran amigos, make sure you know the difference between the simple, special, and super special, or...


Oct 25, 2016, 02:42 ET The 6 Regions of Honduran Coffee Give You 6 Reasons to Love it

In honor of the International Day of Coffee on October 1st, it is important to celebrate the largest coffee exporter in Central America, the third in ...


Oct 12, 2016, 11:57 ET Direct Flights to Honduras from the United States Increase the Connectivity of this Central American Country

The next time you think of traveling to Honduras, forget long layovers and expensive flights, but start thinking of saving time and money as Honduras ...


Sep 26, 2016, 05:51 ET An Eye-Opening Discovery In Honduras' Copán Ruins Reveals New Information About The Mayan Civilization

Last week, the Honduran Institute of Anthropology and History announced an important discovery in the Copán Archeological Park, located in western...


Aug 05, 2016, 01:47 ET 8 Reasons to Visit Central America's Fastest-Growing Birdwatcher's Paradise: Honduras

In the heart of Central America there is a birdwatching paradise that remains hidden in the eyes of tourists and birders. A country with 770...


Jul 07, 2016, 01:37 ET Representatives from 17 countries gather in Honduras to determine the future of Country Brands in Latin America

Despite being one of the youngest country brands in the continent, Honduras was elected unanimously by 17 Latin American countries as the location to ...


Jun 15, 2016, 05:44 ET IMF projects a favorable economic outlook for Honduras in 2016

In its third review of the economic program with Honduras, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) stated that growth projections for 2016 are...


May 25, 2016, 12:51 ET Five reasons why Honduras is set to become the leader of the textile industry in the Americas

Honduras is pursuing an ambitious development plan focused on strengthening the textile industry, according to government sources. The Central...


May 02, 2016, 09:43 ET Five Reasons Why Honduras is the Hottest Destination for Golf Lovers

Do you want to know where the world's best golfers will be during the first week of May? Golf fans are certain to be familiar with names like Justin...


Apr 21, 2016, 01:27 ET Honduras On The Path To Becoming Latin America's Next Economic Success Story

A path for sustained economic growth is being set in Honduras and the progress achieved to date has been endorsed by the international financial...


Feb 18, 2016, 06:41 ET TripAdvisor Names Honduras' West Bay Beach The Best In Central America

Honduras's West Bay Beach, located in the famed Bay Islands, has been named in the 2016 TripAdvisor Traveler's Choice Awards as the best beach in...


Jan 04, 2016, 03:15 ET CNN Selects Honduras As A Top Travel Destination For 2016

A panel of experts selected Honduras as one of the top 16 emerging travel destinations in the world for the New Year, according to CNN. The panel...


Dec 22, 2015, 12:28 ET Honduras: World Bank's Partnership Strategy Aligned With National Plan To Promote Growth And Social Inclusion

The Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank Group (WBG) approved last week the Country Partnership Framework with Honduras for the 2016-2020...


Dec 03, 2015, 05:22 ET Honduras' Increasingly Competitive Business Environment Attracts Foreign Investors

Efforts from the government and private sector to promote Honduras as a destination for investment are steadily improving the environment for doing...


Nov 18, 2015, 06:51 ET Honduras Branding Initiative Honored As Among Region's Top Campaigns Of The Year

The country branding campaign for Honduras was recognized by Estrategia & Negocios magazine at an event Tuesday in El Salvador that honored the top...