Coral reefs to Copan ruins March 30th 2007 The road to Honduras began at 3am at the Bearded Monkey Hostel in Granada, Nicaragua. From there the marathon began with an hour taxi ride into Managua to board the Tica bus at 5am. A few hours to the Honduran border with the usual young, armed men digging through the buses cargo. Off again for a few hours to the Honduran capital of Tegucigulpa and an hour stopover before loading back on the bus ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Honduras Once part of Spain's vast empire in the New World, Honduras became an independent nation in 1821. After two and a half decades of mostly military rule, a freely elected civilian government came to power in 1982. During the 1980s, Honduras proved a ha... ... read more
Angela and Rod Dalziel here. It is just under a week before we leave beautiful Victoria, BC and head off on our official honeymoon backpacking through Central America. Yikes!
The plan is we are flying into San Jose, Costa Rica and we will be flying out of Belize, 2 months later. Everything in between will be left in the hands of the fates (as well as a bit of research and advice from future travellers we will be meeting).
Wish us luck!
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