Map of Honduras.
Honduras Basketball (Blue Team)
Soccer in Honduras. (Blue Team)
Current President - Juan Orlando Hernández
Style of Gov. - Constitutional republic
General elections will be held in Honduras on November 26, 2017. Voters will go to the polls to elect a President of Honduras to serve a four-year term.
The overall population of the country - 9,312,601
It’s absolute location - 15.2000° N, 86.2419° W
The size in area - 43,433 square miles
The Capital City - Tegucigalpa
Basic Info Page
There are some valleys in Honduras, but the largest valley is Sula Valley. It is located in the northwest portion of the country, and within it lie several of Honduras's most important cities, such as San Pedro Sula and El Progreso.
Cerro Las Minas , Lempira Mountain
The Haunting Hills.
The Haunting Hills are a group of hills in Honduras. They are called The Haunting Hills because of the mist there. Another name for The Haunting Hills is, "Cloud Forest".
Cerro Las Minas , Lempira Mountain is the highest mountain in Honduras. It's elevation is 9,416. The second highest mountain is Cerro El Pital. Cerro El Pital's elevation is 8,957.
One climate region is, 6°C (61°F) to 20°C (68°F) in mountains. Another is, along the caribbean coast and island range is from 24°C (75°F) to 34°C (93°F). It is warm in the mountains because of the dry climate. It is warmer along the caribbean coast and island range because constant winds typical of the tropics, makes the Pacific side warmer and drier.
La Cueva de las Pinturas is a cave that contains built structures which seem to limit access to some parts of the cave.
Cueva del Gigante
Human Features Page
La Cueva de las Pinturas
Natural Resources Page
Timber is wood prepared for use in building and carpentry.
Copper is a mineral and an element essential to our everyday lives.
Resistance Lead is naturally resistant to corrosion and this makes it a common metal in industrial practice.
Plastic is formed from wood pulp or plant fiber.
When you shop at the grocery store, you are relying on plastics.
Coffee comes from a genus of plants known as Coffea.
Coffee has historically been one of Honduras' leading exports.
Honduras produced 861,000 tons of bananas in 1999.
Coconuts are used to make coconut oil because that type of oil is popular for cooking in Honduras.
Olla Soup, is a typical Honduran soup made with beef broth, squash, yucca and common Central American vegetables. It is also one of the most common foods in Honduras.
Honduras music takes most of its elements from African and European nations and combines them into a style of their own. They do this by using Spanish rhythms. They use instruments like the Marimba and Conch shell.
Honduras National Anthem
The National Art Gallery in Honduras is currently ran by Mr. Don Jose Jorge Salgado.
Famous piece of art
1. Honduras is 80% mountainous.
2. Honduras' literal meaning is Great Depths.
3. Christopher Columbus discovered Honduras.