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White beaches fringed by the world's second-largest barrier reef, jungle-covered mountains cut by raftable white-water rivers and home to an astounding number of bird species, exquisite Maya ruins, colonial, cobblestone villages, fresh seafood grilled on the beach…Yes, all this is found in Honduras, a country often hurried through or avoided entirely due to its dangerous image.


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This Central American country offers world-class snorkeling, stunning Mayan ruins, exciting nightlife and much more.

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The second-largest country in Central America, Honduras is a sprawl of mountains, islands, coastal plains and tropical lowlands. Here's how to get around.

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If you’re eager to visit Mayan ruins, charming villages and white-sand beaches, here’s all you need to know about securing a visa for Honduras.

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Wonderfully intact Mayan ruins and reef-fringed tropical islands are just two of the many attractions in Honduras. Here's how to enjoy it all on a budget.

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