Honduras map and flag

“A white breeze was rising toward the hills
and the sun spilled its last gold upon your hair,
oh sad part of me, do you remember?” 
~Roberto Sosa

Return of the River:

The Selected Poems of Roberto Sosa

Honduran poet

Website Resources

Be sure to check out the books on display in the Jr. High Library!

Discovering Central America: Honduras

OPA Jr. High Library Country Profile: Honduras


CIA World Factbook: Honduras


Music of Honduras

Utah Online Library

Did You Know?

  • The Olancho Forest Reserve, a pine forest preserve in northeastern Honduras, is about the size of the U.S. state of Connecticut.
  • The great Maya Empire flourished in what is now Honduras until about AD 800.
  • Touching the finger below the eye indicates caution.
  • The Honduran currency, the lempira, is named after the native chief Lempira, who fought against Spanish conquerors.

“Honduras.” CultureGrams Online Edition, ProQuest, 2019, online.culturegrams.com/world/world_country.php?cid=70&cn=Honduras. Accessed 06 September 2019.

Montanas de la Sierra de Agalta, Olanche Reserve