Guide to Roatan Island Living

Roatan is the largest of all three Bay Islands and located on the northern coast of Honduras. This amazing island attracts thousands of tourists who come here to chill on the white-sand beaches and enjoy the beautiful lush landscape. Of course, there are many people from the US who have...

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Roatan International Airport Guide

Named after the former president of Honduras Manuel Gálvez, Roatan Airport is located right next to the Coxen Hole town on the western side of the island. It was opened in 1995 and today offers both domestic and International flights. The annual numbers of flights with cities in the USA...

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Top Travel Destinations in the America’s

Did you know that Roatan is rated as the #15 top destination in the world and the number one in Central America? It is also the second highest destination in all of America’s right behind New York City. Let’s take a look at some of the top travel destinations in...

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Town Center Excursions Roatan

There are thousands of travelers visiting Roatan by cruise ships every day. Many of these cruise ships stop at the Town Center at Port of Roatan, so why not make the best out of your day and explore this lovely area. When your boat docks you reach the pier, you’ll...

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Why Relocate to Roatan Island?

Roatan has become a very popular destination for tourists and expats in the last couple of years. It is easily reachable from the US as there are regular flights to the island and plenty of people come here to retire. If you are wondering what makes this place so special...

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Vacation Rental or Hotel in Roatan?

Everyone loves going on vacation and to make the best of your holidays it is important to book the right type of accommodation. If you are planning to visit Roatan this summer, you can choose to stay in a hotel or to book a vacation rental. Which is a better...

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What to Pack for a Vacation in Roatan?

Packing for a vacation can be a drag and there are some travelers who hate packing with passion, but in order to make the best out of your visit to Roatan, it is important to pack all the necessary essentials. To make things easier, we have created an ultimate packing...

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What is a Zip-Line (Canopy Tour)?

Zip-line is used to transfer a person from point A to point B by using a pulley and a cable that is made from stainless steel. You can be attached to the cable or simply hold on to it. There are many types of zip-lines and they are mostly used...

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Tips for the Perfect Roatan Shore Excursion

Roatan offers a lot of shore excursions and if you are visiting here on a cruiseship vacation you should definitely book a tour when you visit Roatan. In order to make the best of your cruiseship shore excursion, here are a couple of tips about what to watch out for...

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Best Tools for Booking a Roatan Flight

Finding cheap flight tickets to Roatan requires a lot of research, but there are a couple of Internet tools and websites that will do the work for us. Let me try and explain. Meta Search Engines are there to compare flight prices, get all the necessary data from airline companies,...

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Why Rent a Vacation Home in Roatan

There are many reasons why renting a vacation rental home in Roatan can be a good decision and there are many people renting vacation rental properties every day. Today, I will try to list some of these reasons and explain why it is good to rent an apartment, villa, a...

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Tips for Finding Cheap Flights to Roatan

If you want to save some cash, we recommend purchasing cheap flight tickets to Roatan. Times have changed a lot and it’s not all about purchasing tickets as early as possible anymore. Today, it is important to check the cost of tickets on a regular basis and try to find...

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Tips for Renting a Vacation Home in Roatan

Renting a vacation home in Roatan can be quite an adventure and it is important to have a plan in order to get the best available deal. Many travelers are missing out on good deals just because they are not organized and don’t know what to watch out ......

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Family Vacation Rentals in Roatan

If you are planning to spend the holidays / vacation in Roatan with your family you should definitely consider renting a vacation home or rental because of its many advantages and perks. Here is a list of reasons why booking a private vacation rental home is the best option when...

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The Garifuna Language of Central America

The Garifuna Language is an Arawakan language that is spoken by nearly 200,000 people in countries such as Nicaragua, Belize, Guatemala, and Honduras including the Bay Islands. Formerly known as Black Carib language, Garifuna language is also used by people who have migrated..

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All About Cayos Cochinos

The Cayos Cochinos are a group of small islands called Cayo Menor and Cayo Grande and over a dozen small coral cays situated about twenty miles away from the northern coast of Honduras. Although Cayos Cochinos are geographically separate islands, they still belong to the Bay Islands.

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See the Whale Sharks in Utila

Utila fishermen have always spread stories about one very large fish that visits the waters that surround the island, which they called the ‘Old Tom’. Today this huge fish is known and widely recognized as the Whale Shark. Utila is famous as the Whale Shark Capital of the Caribbean and...

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Make Honduran Seafood Soup

Honduran Seafood Soup is one of the most popular national dishes in Honduras and everyone seems to like it. What makes it different from other seafood soups is the coconut milk, an ingredient that is not that common in similar soups. The recipe for this authentic Honduran dish is passed...

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5 Activities for Families in the Bay Islands

Composed of three main islands Roatán, Utila and Guanaja, the Bay Islands are a perfect getaway for both tourists and locals. Roatán is the largest island and has the most beautiful beaches, while Utila is a backpacker’s paradise and the most affordable island of all three. Guanaja is perfect for...

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8 Places to Visit in Honduras

The second-largest country in Central America, Honduras is famous for its Caribbean beaches, lush rainforests, beautiful islands, coral reefs, and snorkeling opportunities. This tropical paradise attracts many tourists, with adventures such as rafting, swimming with sharks, and exploring ancient Mayan ruins.

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Sandy Bay Roatan Hotels & Resorts

Sandy Bay is a long stretch of northern shore between Coxen Hole and West End. This area boasts tons of fun tourist activities, an array of accommodation options including luxury and budget options, and a true sense of the island community here in Roatan. Sandy Bay is one of Roatan’s...

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West Bay Beach Roatan Hotels

We’ve talked about how West Bay Beach is regularly noted as one of the best beaches in the region – and even the entire world. There are plenty of reasons for those accolades, including the amazing diversity of West Bay Beach hotels. Have a look at some of the options...

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Roatan a Top Destination in the World

Roatan has been named a top destination in the world and the #1 destination in Central America! The annual TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards has officially named Roatan the best destination in all of Central America and the #15 destination in the entire world. Those results come from votes cast by...

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Town Center at Port of Roatan

Roatan is visited by thousands of tourists by cruise ship throughout the year who stop for just one day on our beautiful island. If your cruise ship is stopping at the Town Center at Port of Roatan, here are some ideas to make the most of your one-day visit here....

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