In the waning years of the nineteenth century a youthful artist of 17 pounded the streets of New York trying to start a career as an artist. He had no idea he was about to change American Womanhood forever!
Life in rural Honduras is hard. The people are poor by monetary standards, but they accept their lot stoically as the traditional way of life handed down to them from many past generations.
Though of ancient times and primitive by modern standards the Mayan people of Copán were hardly lacking in food nutrition nor variety.
The most vital blow for freedom in Central America's history. If George Washington was the father American liberty, then Francisco Morazán was certainly his Latin American counterpart.
Asian jade is losing its luster as styles change and more counterfeiters enter the market. More and more people are turning to Guatemalan jadeite, a harder, tougher form of jade, and with some wonderful history and mythology as a bonus.
Metal detecting is an exciting and mentally relaxing pastime; it is truly treasure-hunting. Many new at the hobby, however, make some horrendous blunders.
Gold prospecting is like fox hunting—the chase is more exciting than the capture. The fresh air and beautiful scenery make it worthwhile, though, and a little gold in the pan spices things up.
Sometimes it's difficult to know for sure whether gold or silver jewelry is real, but there are ways to be reassured without expensive professional tests.
What most don't realize is that you can find gold, silver and gemstones near your own home. But there are a few reasons you probably won't.
Although Easter is celebrated much the same everywhere, Honduras does Semana Santa in her own traditional and colorful way.
In their hurry to capture the 'big picture,' many photographers forget about the little things. This article will reveal the beauty of these details. Sample photos are included.
The largest Ancient Mayan site ever discovered, using modern technology to see beneath the green jungle canopy of northern Guatemala.
Every year many tourists and adventurers come to experience one of the world's few remaining pristine natural biological habitats, but most never see the historical gem of San Juancito.
The more we learn about the Classic Maya, the more fascinating their story becomes. Though most of us know a lot about these awe-inspiring people, here are a few things you may have never seen before.
Bananas are delicious, nutritious and sometimes boring. Our neighbors to the south have found some great ways to spice up this common fruit.
Art is a creation of the soul, and a soulful people will always create art. Honduras has an abundance of both.
Honduras, mysterious land of Jaguars and the ancient Maya, can be a wonderful destination for those travelers with a truly adventurous spirit.