Tag: Honduras

Strong earthquake rocks El Salvador

Strong earthquake rocks El Salvador

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019 14:59 0

A powerful earthquake, with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6, has hit off the coast of El Salvador. The quake sent frightened residents running out of ... Read More

SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow

SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019 20:38 0

The recently concluded 26th International Tourism Security Conference in Las Vegas celebrated over a quarter Century of Tourism Safety and Security. Dr. Peter Tarlow of ... Read More

Pope Francis appoints Tanzanian prelate to represent the Vatican in New Zealand

Pope Francis appoints Tanzanian prelate to represent the Vatican in New Zealand

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- April 3, 2019 02:46 0

Pope Francis has appointed the Tanzanian born prelate, Archbishop Novatus Rugambwa, as Apostolic Nuncio to New Zealand and Apostolic Delegate to the countries of the ... Read More

US$163 million Port Canaveral Cruise Terminal 3: Go for Launch!

US$163 million Port Canaveral Cruise Terminal 3: Go for Launch!

editor editor- March 18, 2019 20:31 0

The event theme, “Go for Launch,” was a nod to the Port’s key role with the U.S. space program and Port Canaveral’s new terminal with ... Read More

World’s largest cruise ship hosts 2019 Skål 80th Annual International World Congress

World’s largest cruise ship hosts 2019 Skål 80th Annual International World Congress

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019 15:28 0

Skål International, the world’s largest association of hospitality executives, and Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas, the world’s largest cruise ship, will host the 2019 ... Read More

Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up

Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 18, 2018 07:47 0

Jamaica recently emerged as one of the most progressive destinations in the world when it comes to travel tourism safety and security. Read More

Top international countries and events at 40th SIGEP

Top international countries and events at 40th SIGEP

editor editor- December 12, 2018 11:34 0

The appointment at SIGEP 2019 already has the participation of over 20 countries scheduled Read More

Honduras lures international visitors with new tourism campaign

Honduras lures international visitors with new tourism campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 7, 2018 07:20 0

The Honduras Institute of Tourism (IHT) announced today its newest tourism campaign that showcases the broad diversity of the country and all it offers international ... Read More

La Quinta announces Latin American expansion

La Quinta announces Latin American expansion

editor editor- February 26, 2013 08:41 0

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico - At its 2013 La Quinta Conference, La Quinta announced it is accelerating its international growth, through a series of agreements with ... Read More

British tourist killed by robbers in Honduras

British tourist killed by robbers in Honduras

editor editor- January 17, 2013 09:40 0

An Essex businessman has been shot dead on holiday in Honduras after two people tried to steal his camera. Read More

Honduran President Lobo Sosa announces permanent shark sanctuary

editor editor- June 25, 2011 02:18 0

ROATAN, Honduras - Honduran President Porfirio Lobo Sosa announced a permanent shark sanctuary in Honduran waters today, building on the country's 2010 shark-fishing moratorium. Read More

Honduras reinstated in Organization of American States

Honduras reinstated in Organization of American States

editor editor- June 3, 2011 03:17 0

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the reinstatement of Honduras into the Organization of American States (OAS), which had expelled the Central American nation two years ... Read More

14 dead in Honduran plane crash

14 dead in Honduran plane crash

editor editor- February 15, 2011 05:34 0

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras — A small passenger plane crashed Monday into a hill outside the capital of Honduras, killing all 14 people aboard, officials said. Read More

Copan – Honduras’ major tourist attraction

Copan – Honduras’ major tourist attraction

editor editor- December 28, 2009 02:23 0

The early-morning sun burnishes the stone temples in Copan to a golden sheen, while on their facades, serpents writhe, jaguars crouch, birds preen and gods ... Read More

Coup tensions take toll on Honduran economy

Coup tensions take toll on Honduran economy

editor editor- November 23, 2009 06:45 0

TEGUCIGALPA - Business was bad in Honduras even before the president was ousted in a June coup, unleashing months of political turmoil that have deepened ... Read More

Honduras’ Tourism Minister: “Don’t visit my country!”

Honduras’ Tourism Minister: “Don’t visit my country!”

editor editor- October 26, 2009 04:03 0

A vacation in Honduras can conjure up visions of spectacular destinations: the Mayan ruins of Copán, cloud forest after cloud forest filled with exotic flora ... Read More

Honduran tourism hit hard by unrest

Honduran tourism hit hard by unrest

editor editor- October 23, 2009 05:40 0

Honduras could take 10 years to recover from the impact of its current political crisis which has seen tourist numbers plummet by 70%. Read More

Desires Hotels International expands to Honduras

Desires Hotels International expands to Honduras

editor editor- October 14, 2009 02:57 0

Continuing to add new destinations worldwide to its boutique hotel collection, Desires Hotels International has set its sights on the Blue Ocean Reef resort Read More

UN sounds the alarm on Honduras over crackdown on freedoms

UN sounds the alarm on Honduras over crackdown on freedoms

editor editor- October 4, 2009 07:20 0

The head of the United Nations agency tasked with upholding the freedom of expression today led a chorus of UN voices expressing concern over the ... Read More

US revokes diplomatic, tourist visas of Honduran officials

US revokes diplomatic, tourist visas of Honduran officials

editor editor- September 14, 2009 04:58 0

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras — A Honduran official says the United States has taken away the diplomatic and tourist visas of 16 interim government officials. Read More

Honduras tourism might benefit from coup in the long run

Honduras tourism might benefit from coup in the long run

editor editor- September 2, 2009 07:21 0

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (eTN) - It has been over two months since democratically elected Honduras president, Manuel Zelaya, was taken from his bed at dawn and ... Read More

Honduras tourism gets a boost

Honduras tourism gets a boost

editor editor- August 12, 2009 06:44 0

Following a drop in visitors due to recent political events involving former president Manuel Zelaya, along with the economic downturn worldwide, tourists from North America ... Read More

Tourism this week in Latin America

Tourism this week in Latin America

editor editor- July 8, 2009 08:29 0

ARGENTINA Tickets for the Patagonian Train are already for sale. Read More

eTN Inbox:  Honduras Update

eTN Inbox: Honduras Update

editor editor- June 30, 2009 11:35 0

As many of you will have heard, the president of Honduras was removed in a coup over the weekend, and is currently in exile in ... Read More

Foreign tourists leaving Honduras

Foreign tourists leaving Honduras

editor editor- June 29, 2009 04:55 0

TEGUCIGALPA - A large number of foreign tourists are leaving Honduras due to worries that the upcoming referendum in Honduras may add new elements of ... Read More

Honduras may suspend Taca airline over $1.3M debt

Honduras may suspend Taca airline over $1.3M debt

editor editor- March 24, 2009 04:57 0

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras — Honduras said it will suspend Taca Airlines flights in the country if the company does not pay a $1.3 million debt to ... Read More

Honduras remains fragile after flood, UN says

Honduras remains fragile after flood, UN says

editor editor- November 6, 2008 12:04 0

The humanitarian arm of the United Nations yesterday said the situation in flood-inundated Honduras remains fragile, with rains increasing the risk of further landslides in ... Read More

Tourism this week in Latin America

Tourism this week in Latin America

editor editor- July 23, 2008 11:03 0

ARGENTINA GOL to fly to Salvador and Maceio GOL announced 2 new flights to Salvador and Maceio from Buenos Aires this winter season. Andes Lineas ... Read More

TACA passenger jet crashes in Honduras,  4 killed

TACA passenger jet crashes in Honduras, 4 killed

editor editor- May 31, 2008 13:02 0

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - A jetliner overshot a runway and raced onto a busy street in the Honduran capital on Friday, killing the pilot, two passengers ... Read More

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