By: Madison Fritz

Basic Facts about Honduras:

  • Population: The population is 8,598,561.
  • Official language: Spanish
  • Capital: Tegucigalpa
  • Currency: Honduran lempira
  • Neighboring countries: El Salvador, Nicaragua, Guatemala.

Map for Honduras

Famous Places in Honduras

this is where Honduras is located, it is surrounded by Nicaragua, El Salvador, and Guatemala. All of those places also speak Spanish.

Cayos Cochinos is an Island that many families visit and have the best of times here. One thing that makes it special is that it has its own little island where you can explore. Something that makes this Island unique is that it doesn't have any automobiles so you get to hike the mountains to get from place to place.  

Rio Cangrejal is a place for kayaking and rafting. The sections are designed off your skill levels.

Copan is a small site that has been well known since 9th century BC. You can visit it whenever you desire containing a tourist there also.

Roatan is a popular place for cruise ships. It has very gorgeous beaches that are a MUST SEE if you ever go down around there.

Popular foods in Honduras

In Honduras they have a lot of popular foods, but with every day servings they ALWAYS include beans, rice, and tortillas.

One popular dish is called Baleada. You eat it for breakfast, lunch, or a snack.

Salad is a simple dish, a side dish, that they usually have with something for dinner.


  • alero – friend
  • ¡que relajo! – what a mess!
  • él es muy pistudo – He is very rich


The climate is usually in range of 61 degrees to 69 degrees. The weather is more cooler. The Caribbean hurricane season is between June and November. The sun is very strong in Honduras, anywhere.


Its a country in Central America. Honduras borders the Caribbean Sea and the North Pacific Ocean. Guatemala is to the west, Nicaragua is to the south east, and El Salvador is to the south west.