Who is famous from Honduras?
Soccer players, for the most part, are very famous in Honduras. The most notable players are: Carlos Pavon, Carlo Costly and David Suazo.
Honduras has many locations of historic interest from both the pre-Columbian era and the Spanish colonial era. The major industries are minerals, cloth and fruits (especially bananas).
Honduras is in Central America (between North and South Americancontinents). The country lies between the Caribbean Sea and thePacific Ocean and is bordered by Nicaragua, El Salvador, andGuatemala. Geographically it is 15 00 N, 86 30 W on the world map.
There are many famous people from the country of Honduras. Thesepeople include Rocsi Diaz, Carlos Mencia, Satcha Pretto, as well asRoberto Sosa.
On his fourth and final voyage to the New World in 1502, Christopher Columbus reached the Bay Islands on the coast of Honduras. Columbus landed near the modern town of Trujillo, in the vicinity of the Guaimoreto Lagoon. Christopher Columbus discovered Honduras on his forth voyage to the Americas. …no u rea rong f (MORE)
Juan Orlando HernÃ¡ndez is the President of Honduras. He became the President of Honduras on 2014 January 27 as head of the National Party of Honduras.
Because of its amazing food dishes and wonderful use of spices and flavors.. and because they are so good at soccer
The present President of Honduras is Porfirio Lobo Sosa (starting the 27th of January 2010). The current president of Honduras is Manuel Zelaya Rosales.
No, It is a country in Central America, next to El Salvador; its the knee of that connects North America and South America.
Honduras doesn't have a Pacific Ocean sea coast. Honduras doesn't have an 'L' in the middle of its name.
Honduras is not in Mexico. Honduras is a country in central america. Honduras is near Mexico.
From Wikipedia: . Honduras - literally "depths" in Spanish. Columbus is traditionally quoted as having written Gracias a Dios que hemos salido de esas Honduras (English: "Thank God we have come out of those depths") while along the northeastern coast of Honduras.. Link below
One famous person from Honduras is chief Lempira who led a defensive battle against the Spanish in 1537. JosÃ© Antonio VelÃ¡squez - a painter (born 1906 - d. 1983).
Short Answer : North America (Honduras is considered to be a part of Central America, but geographically it is a part of the North American continent). Longer answer : It's on the narrow (comparatively) strip of land mass beginning at the southern border of Mexico and reaching to the count…ry of Colombia in South America, sometimes refered to as pan-america or Central America, that connects North America and South America. There are seven countries that occupy this land mass: Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, Guatemala and Belize, ranging from South to North. (MORE)
Many artists from Honduras have had international exposure. They include; Pinto Rodezno, Roque Zelaya, Dario A. Rivera Trejo, Jesus Antonio Zelaya, Carlos Garay, Julio Visquerra, Maria Ofelia Garcia Casanova, Dylber Obed Padilla, Jose R. Ruiz, Yovany Adonay Navarro, and Rossel Barralaga. A Jewish a…rtist named, Horst Schiftan was also from Honduras. (MORE)
The actress America Ferrera, who plays the lead role in Ugly Betty, has Honduran parents (but she was born in California).
There are many famous people from Honduras, including singers likeAngela Bendeck. It also includes soccer players like Carlos Pavon,scientists like Salvador Moncada, and writers like Julio Escoto.
The copan ruins are very famous (the Mayas built them) and the ball court and great plaza in Copan, again, the Manuel Bonilla Theatre.
Well, actress America Ferrera (Ugly Betty)'s parents are Honduran, though she was born in California, US.
it mostly involves beans, rice, tortillas, meat, and potatoes. they also love coffee and grow bananas.
There have been many famous people from Honduras. Some of thesefamous people include scientist Salvador Moncada, tennis playerIzza Medina, soccer player Carlos Pavon, and singer Angela Bendeck.
The Mayan ruins in Copan are of major historical importance (and a really neat place to visit).
Some current famous people of Honduran descent are: Carlos Mencia , a comedian Raquel Roxanne Diaz , is a famous television personality who is known as Rocsi on BETs 106 & park America Ferrera - An American Actress, who is known for playing the title role in the current television comedy d…rama, Ugly Betty. (MORE)
Honduras is now famous for it's beautiful white sand and turquoise beaches, especially the parisidiac Bay Islands. These are inside the mesoamerican barrier reef system; the second largest in the world. Roatan, the largest of the three major islands, has become one of the hottest destinations in the… Caribbean. Real estate has it going on it's side. The location of Roatan is ideal given that it is out of the hurricane zone. On the mainland Honduras also boasts an extensive (unmatched in central America) coast of white sandy beaches. There are impressive national parks where people can get in touch with nature and waterfalls in the midst of tropical rain forests wich have interesting flora and founa and sometimes in the midst of dusk cold clouds. Very nice! The most important towns are San Pedro Sula and Tegucigalpa. There is plenty of nightlife, alot of shopping, and alot of gastronomy to enjoy in these cities. You can also chill at any of the American fast food franchises widely available in Honduras. You can go rafting at pico bonito in La Ceiba or you can discover the mystery of Mayan civilization at an impressive museum at Copan. You can visit the fresh and mountainous capital and visit the old presidential house, the Museum of National Identity or the Chiminike Museum (For sure you won't be dissappointed with any of these). You can visit the Cristo del Picacho or the La Leona parks and see the city view, or you can carefully wander around the central park and visit the beautiful catholic temples there, or you can go visit the Basilica de la Virgen de Suyapa, central America's largest cathedral and very arguably the nicest, and see the view from there while getting in touch with the country people that travel to ask the virgin for miracles. You can taste some of the best coffee in the world and smoke the finest cigars in the world. (MORE)
Hendry Thomas, a soccer player, is a famous athlete from Honduras.He was born in La Ceiba, Honduras, and has played for several teamsincluding Olimpia and Colorado Rapids.
The Mayan ruins in Copan are of major historical importance (and a really neat place to visit). Roatan, Utila, Tela,Pico Bonico, etc.
No the country of Honduras does not have a peninsula. Honduras islocated in Central America and has a population of 8 millionpeople.
Elevation extremes: . lowest point: Caribbean Sea 0 m . highest point: Cerro Las Minas 2,870 m . For the source and more detailed information concerning this subject, click on the related links section (Answers.com) indicated below this answer box.
Copan, Cristo del Picacho, Basilica de Suyapa, Comayagua (with the oldest clock in the Latin American continent)
Some places in Honduras include: Cathedrals such as Santa Rosa de Copan Fortifications like San Fernando of Omoa And last but not least, the most amazing and best tourist attraction in Honduras, The Copan Ruins.
dyshanaya's sexy self Musicans that are big in Honduras include Curtis Jackson, Diablos Negros and Victors Cereal Band (A.D.N.), Delirium, SueÃ±o Digviana, Pez Luna, Sol Caracol, Khaoticos,ANIMA, URANIA, Ytterbium, Karpenter's Kids, El Pez, Montuca SoundSystem and Evolucion Neutra. Some band…s that are famous there are The Dung Beetles, The Fruit Loops, and Extreme Latino Rock! (MORE)
Well it depends i guess like the natives will wear their beautiful colors clothing.. but there is many groups in Honduras such as the garifuna who might wear African stylsh clothing or there Spanish styled clothing
Not according to the World Bank who rate it as the third poorest country in the Western hemisphere after Haiti and Nicaragua.
Honduras, like all countries of Latin America, is a mostly Christian nation - the vast majority of its inhabitants claiming to be Roman Catholic. However, a significant portion of them are what are called "nominal" Christians, indicating that their commitment to their faith doesn't extend much past …the title of being "Catholic". There are, of course, others who are very active within the Roman Catholic system, as well as a growing number of influential protestant groups including those of the pentecostal flavor. Nominalism, within protestantism is less of a factor than within Catholicism. In addition, there are vestiges of pre-Columbian religions (Maya, Olmec, etc.). In some places these "folk" religions have been fused with Christian concepts in what is refered to as "Syncretism". (MORE)
Banana, Coffee and Pineapple are the biggest exportation products. In a report prepared by the ESSA in 2005, Honduras had exported 965000 MT of Bananas, 152000 MT of coffee (green). Hondurans rural people grow many other products, among which we can name are corn, sugarcane, Plantain, tomato, mango…, oranges, grapefruits, watermelon, African palm (mainly for vegetable oil) and most common vegatables and fruits proper of tropical climates. Most are for inner country consumption. (MORE)
Barack Obama; everyone in Honduras LOVES "el negrito." Don't take it as racism please; in Honduran spanish, when a word ends in "ito" or "ita" it is a term of endearment. For example "el Chinito" translates as "that cute, adorable Chinese guy." Another example "la gringita" translates as "that cute,… adorable American girl." Regarding Barack Obama, everyone in Honduras LOVES "el negrito.". 188.8.131.52stardingo 747 (MORE)
International flights come form all over the world especially to San Pedro Sula, the Tegucigalpa (the capital) and few too La Ceiba. Some Cruise lines stop on the Bay Islands but no boat trips from any other country arrive as passengers. There are also Roads that connects us to our neighbors, Gua…temala at the west, El Salvador at the Southwest, and Nicaragua at the Southeast. Buses are available ranging from cheap and not some comfortable buses too Decent price 1st class buses each day. In other words by flight or by car if your too far away. .are another option but they take too long (MORE)
Mangroves, Lowland Tropical Coniferous Forest / Tropical Savannah, Tropical Moist Broadleaf (Rain) Forest, Tropical Dry Broadleaf Forest, and Cloud Forest.
Sorry, it doesn't snow in Honduras. I understand it can get rather chilly up in the mountains, but no snow.
No, Honduras is not a capital, it's a country in Central America. It's capital is Tegucigalpa.
Honduras borders the Pacific Ocean to the west and the Caribbean Sea to the east.
In England, the most famous Honduran player is probably Wilson Palacios, who plays for Tottenham Hotspur in the Premiership. Also Figueroa and Hendry Thomas, who both play for Wigan Athletic. Another prominent player around the world is Carlos Pavon, who has played in the Spanish leagues, Serie A an…d in the MLS. (MORE)
Nobody rightfully "owns" Honduras (except the Hondurans, I guess). The president of Honduras (in case that's what you want to know) is Porfirio Lobo Sosa (starting 27 January 2010). Used to be owned by Spain, but gained it's independence (along with Mexico) in 1821.
did you mean what is the main religion? or the actual church? Honduras is mostly catholic, so MOST churches are traditional cathedral, that can hold normally from 200-300 in most neighborhoods, or the big city cathedrals which hold just around 2000. Search for "La Catedral de San Pedro Sula" thats …problably the biggest in our country if I'm not mistaken. (MORE)
When the Spanish arrived in 1521 they found mountains and hills that were very deep and when they get out of there, they say, "Thank God we Got out of these depths", Which translates to , "Gracias a dios que salimos de esas honduras", which is where the municipality of "Gracias a dios" got its name,… and where Honduras got its name. Gracias a dios is on the west part of the country and is mostly reign forest. (MORE)
Well I come from Honduras and indeed we have schools I know we are a third world country but we certainly have schools in Honduras.
some famous footballers from Honduras are : Maynor figeuroa Wigna LB, Wilson Palacios Tothenham CM, Humberto Suazo, Inter milan ST
Hi, Honduras and British Honduras are different. British Honduras was the old name of what now we call Belize. And Honduras is still Honduras, the country above El Salvador, East from Nicaragua and West from Guatemala.
Depending on the definition. Honduras is a section of land with water on either side. The definition of isthmus sometimes requires a "narrow" section of land.
Like any country it has its good and bad parts . Some are dirty some clean.
Honduras can get hurricanes. A hurricane is the named used for whatare called typhoons in parts of Asia. So Honduras gets them, butthey use the word hurricane instead of typhoon.