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Davidoff announces major tobacco farmland acquisitions in Nicaragua and Honduras

Oettinger Davidoff AG, a worldwide leading manufacturer of premium cigars, headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, has announced the acquisition of tobacco farmland in Nicaragua’s Condega region as well as in the Jamastran valley of Honduras. 195 more words


Exciting new Adventures

Monday afternoon I am leaving for language school in Siguatepeque, Honduras. It’s about an hour away from where I live in Comayauga so I will be staying with a host family in Siguatepeque for six weeks. 965 more words


This is the road... to Tela

Today’s itinerary: a two hour bus trip to San Pedro Sula, followed by a further two to the “near-perfect setting” of Tela, a town “well worth a visit” (Rough Guides). 1,673 more words


Honduras: September 29 - 30, 2014

  • Copan
  • Currency: Honduran lempira (USD is widely accepted, but you will get change back in local currency, and often at a bad exchange rate)
  • Copan is a little town with beautiful cobblestone streets…
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Estamos Aquí #17 - Tomb of the Unknowns

Tomb of the Unknowns

At the edge of town—up a sloping path—lies the local cemetery.

It seemed a fitting time to visit, being three weeks before ‘El Día de Los Muertos’—‘All Souls Day’.  309 more words

Central America

Souvenir Exchange

Just to the left of my computer desk I have a book shelf that is full of souvenirs from my travels. There is a watercolor painting I got while in Venice on my backpacking trip that I watched the artist create. 346 more words


The Military Steps In

Historically, Latin America has been riddled with military moves to take down a leader and instate a new one when things went bad. There has also been times where the military takes control themselves and rules the country. 304 more words