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Me a bird lover? Apparently so…

Another one of the joys of living in a tropical country like Honduras is the ability and affordability of having a variety of pets. Just on the Diving Pelican property alone, I’ve see a variety of lizards from Iguanas to the little ones that run on water (that will be fun when our pool is […]

Bus Ride from La Ceiba to San Pedro Sula

I’ve never ridden a bus like this.  Picture a fully reclining, over sized, international overseas business class airline seat… and now put it on a huge Mercedes-Benz bus of the Hedman Alas bus line in Honduras.  That was my 3 hour ride from La Ceiba to San Pedro Sula Friday evening, April 15th, in order […]

Diving Pelican Beachfront Inn Amenities

From wireless hi speed internet to free North America calls…

It was a sad day at the Diving Pelican

Just wanted to give an update on the Iguana that was rescued from a local dog.  First of all, it turns out that Igor was actually a Hummel or something not an Iguana so we renamed him Buddy. Anyway, it looked like Buddy was improving a bit as you’ll see from the pictures below.  He […]

Our feautured Iguana was attacked by a local dog!

So yesterday, I look out my kitchen window to see Marcello Jr. and Sr. walking down the lane with their very sweet dog (perro in espanol) Doggie, yes that is really it’s name:) Next thing I know I see Doggie in my neighbors lot with Igor one of our local iguanas in his mouth.  Doggie, […]

Honduran Medical System

For the first time in 6 months I do not have pain in my foot, thanks to Dr. Gonzales.

Beach Shots

Visit this page often for various beach pictures

Canopy Tours and Hotsprings

Less than 10 minutes away from us is the Sambo Creek Canopy Tour and Natural Hot Springs…


Enjoy the lifestyle, beauty and critters of Honduras in this gallery…