Honduras lies between the coasts of the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea of which the latter covers more area by far. The terrain consists mainly of mountains but is also covered in parts by undeveloped jungle.
The main attraction in Honduras has to be the Mayan archaeological site of Copan in the west of the country.
Total Area: 112,492 km2
Country Code: +504
Country Population: 8,500,00
Credit Cards: Visa and Master Card in major tourist areas.
Departure Tax: $39USD paid cash at airports
Electricity: 110 – 120 V
Ethnic Groups: 90% Mestizoa; 7% Amerindian; 2% Black; 1% White
Location: Central America
Official Language(s): Spanish
Religion: Catholic, Protestant
Time Zone: CST (UTC -6)
Tipping: Tipping is expected and greatly appreciated.