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Country : Honduras

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Photos marked as were added from 23 September 2019.


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State
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Sambo Creek is a small village on the Atlantic Caribbean coast.
1995
Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Boat on the beach.
1995
Honduras
Sambo Creek
 The villagers live by fishing.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 The people on the Atlantic coast are Garifunas.
1995
Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Beautiful coastline.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Two men and a sail boat.
1995
Honduras
Sambo Creek
 The Garifunas are mix of African and Carib. Their preferred European language is English.
1995
Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Preparing a boat.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Waiting for the fishing catch.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Garifuna fisherman showing a slice of his catch.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Man cleaning fish.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Child eating fruit.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Boy with fish.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 The village is built from traditional materials.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 The hinterland is very fertile.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Palm trees.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Wooden house.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Garifuna house.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Young boy.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Two young men.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Woman carrying shopping.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Family in their yard.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Garifuna children.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Fertile landscape surrounds the dwellings.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 House in the rain forest.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Rural scene.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Settlement.
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Honduras
Sambo Creek
 Rio Maria.
1995
Honduras
Roatan Island
 Roatan is one the Bay Islands off the Atlantic coast of the country.
1995
Honduras
Roatan Island
 Sea, sand and palm trees.
1995
Honduras
Roatan Island
 The islands were used by pirates as a base during the 17th century.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
 Garifuna village.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
 Turtles swim off the coast.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
 Basilisk Lizard.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
 Dolphins are common in the seas.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
 Shipwreck.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
 Pilot whale.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
 Christopher Columbus arrived here on 30 July 1502 and enslaved the population.
1995
Honduras
Roatan Island
 Small bay.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
 Small village.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
 The islands have been inhabited since 600 by Maya and Paya.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
Roatan Museum
 The museum contains many Mayan ceramics.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
Roatan Museum
 Ceramic painted with a mother about to give birth.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
Roatan Museum
 Clay mask.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
Oak Ridge
 Oak Ridge is a port village.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
Oak Ridge
 The port.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
Oak Ridge
 Ship building.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
Oak Ridge
 A traditional wooden church.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
Oak Ridge
 Sailing boat.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
Oak Ridge
 Boats in the harbour.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
Oak Ridge
 Traditional wooden buildings.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
Oak Ridge
 Shop.
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Honduras
Roatan Island
Oak Ridge
 View of the picturesque harbour.
1995
Honduras
Copan
Great Plaza
 The Great Plaza and a stele in Copan, a Mayan site abandoned by 1200 AD.
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Honduras
Copan
Great Plaza
 Carved altar to Chac, the Mayan rain god.
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Honduras
Copan
Great Plaza
 A small pyramid in the Great Plaza.
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Honduras
Copan
Great Plaza
 The Great Plaza is 130m long amd 90m wide.
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Honduras
Copan
Great Plaza
 Wall surrounding the Great Plaza.
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Honduras
Copan
 Carved altar.
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Honduras
Copan
 The site is famous for its carved stele featuring images of Mayan kings.
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Honduras
Copan
 Stela B (dated 731) shows the Mayan king 18 Rabbit on his ascension to the throne.
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Honduras
Copan
 Detail of Stela C (730) which shows 18 Rabbit on both sides.
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Honduras
Copan
 Many of the stele stand on animal altars.
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Honduras
Copan
 Animal altar on which offerings were made.
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Honduras
Copan
 Copan was at its height between 250 and 900 during the Mayan golden age.
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Honduras
Copan
 Copan has many carved altars.
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Honduras
Copan
 Stela D portrays 18 Rabbit and dates from 736. He ws the 13th king of the city.
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Honduras
Copan
 Glyphs telling the history of the Mayan kings.
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Honduras
Copan
 Mayan glyphs on Altar G, dating from 800 AD.
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Honduras
Copan
 Carvings on an altar.
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Honduras
Copan
 Steps with glyphs.
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Honduras
Copan
 Copan was ruled by a dynasty of 16 kings which made it a powerful city.
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Honduras
Copan
 Stela F shows the Mayan king 18 Rabbit (695 - 738) with flowing robes.
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Honduras
Copan
 Detail of the king's clothing on Stela F.
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Honduras
Copan
 Altar G (800) is a zoomorphic represenation of two serpent heads.
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Honduras
Copan
 Altar G. Copan is known to have the most beautiful stone sculptures in the Mayan world.
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Honduras
Copan
 Serpent head from Altar G.
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Honduras
Copan
Ball Court
 The Mayan Ball Court built by King 18 Rabbit in 738 is the second largest in Central America.
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Honduras
Copan
Ball Court
 The ball court.
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Honduras
Copan
Ball Court
 Players had to propel a rubber ball through a hole to win the match.
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Honduras
Copan
 White faced monkey.
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Honduras
Copan
 A macaw.
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Honduras
Copan
 Stela I depicts Copan's 12th king, Smoke Jaguar.
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Honduras
Copan
 Stela H from 730 is very elaborate and depicts 18 Rabbit.
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Honduras
Copan
 Stela M depicts the 15th king Smoke Shell and dates from 756.
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Honduras
Copan
Hieroglyphic Stairway
 The Hieroglyphic Stairway was completed in 755 by Mayan king, Smoke Hell.
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Honduras
Copan
Hieroglyphic Stairway
 The stairway is covered with over 1250 glyphs recounting the history of Copan's first 14 kings.
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Honduras
Copan
Hieroglyphic Stairway
 The older kings are shown seated in the centre of the stairway.
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Honduras
Copan
Hieroglyphic Stairway
 The Hieroglyphic Stairway is part of a temple.
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Honduras
Copan
 Plumed Serpent Altar.
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Honduras
Copan
 Clay incense burner descovered in 1989 in a tomb.
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Honduras
Copan
 Clay figure of a priest.
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Honduras
Copan
 Clay figure of a king.
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Honduras
Copan
 Much of Copan is unrestored.
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Honduras
Copan
 Stone wall and carved figures.
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Honduras
Copan
 The unrestored Temple of the Inscriptions.
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Honduras
Copan
 Stone carvings.
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Honduras
Copan
 Overgrown temple.
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Honduras
Copan
 Wall with Mayan glyphs.
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Honduras
Copan
 Much of the ancient city has been reclaimed by the rain forest.
1995

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