Honduras is a Central American nation situated on the Caribbean coast and bordered by Nicaragua to the south, El Salvador to the west and Guatemala to the north. Its climate is temperate, with dry and wet seasons. Tourists come to Honduras for its warm Caribbean beaches, turquoise waters, lush jungles, spectacular mountains and mysterious ancient ruins. The U.S. State Department notes that the security situation in the country is precarious due to high crime rate.
Most Dangerous Vacation Destinations: Honduras: Honduras is one of the most beautiful countries in Central America but the level of crime and violence remains critically high – although it has declined in the past two years, according to a Travel Warning issued by the State Department. The country has one of the highest murder rates in the world; 10 Americans have been killed since January 2014. San Pedro Sula is the most violence city on Earth with 169 murders per 100,000 people...
San Pedro Sula, Honduras is the most dangerous city in the world and is not growing safer, principally because of the relocation of powerful and dangerous Mexican cartels. There were 169 homicides per 100,000 people in San Pedro Sula in 2012, mainly because of drug-related violence.
(WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT) The Honduran city of San Pedro Sula, recently voted the most violent in the world, bears all the grim hallmarks of a war zone with mortuaries overflowing with bodies and the wounded filling hospitals.
Members of Mara Salvatrucha, also known as MS, Mara, and MS-13. Mara is a transnational criminal gang that originated among Salvadoran refugees in Los Angeles and has now spread to other parts of the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Central America.
Worst Characteristic- By far, the worst characteristic of Honduras is the murder rate. It is said that Honduras is "the murder capital of the world", and with good reason, since it has the highest murder rate in the world. Additionally, due to limited technology, the crimes are almost never solved, making Honduras a very unsafe place.
ALEXIS FLORES - Wanted by the FBI for Unlawful Flight to Avoid Prosecution - Kidnapping, Murder. Aliases: Mario Flores, Mario Roberto Flores, Mario F. Roberto, Alex Contreras, Alesis Contreras. DOB Used: July 18, 1975; July 18, 1982; September 15, 1980; July 17, 1982 Place of Birth: Honduras Height: 5'4" Weight: 130 to 140 lbs Build: Slim Occupation: Handyman Hair: Black Eyes: Brown Complexion: Light Sex: Male Race: White (Hispanic) Nationality: Honduran
Most dangerous city: San Pedro Sula, Honduras San Pedro Sula, Honduras, has been given the unfortunate title of the most dangerous city in the world. The data was compiled by Citizen Council for Public Security, Justice, and Peace, a Mexican think tank focusing on crime statistics from the Western Hemisphere. The city tops the list for the second year in a row. ...
I will never forget seeing my life flash before me at 20 years old getting robbed at gun point walking down a dirt road like in this picture.... Little kids along with the gunmen not knowing what he was gonna do.... Left alone in a country where my boyfriend at the time left me alone .... Let alone bleeding slowly and not knowing that I was until I returned to the states .... Lost my first pregnancy.... It was my boyfriends baby and I lost it ....Due to the internal bleeding.... 2010-2011…
Honduras.We often think about revolutions and wars when somebody is speaking about dangerous countries. But usually such thought is not right. it remains one of the most hazardous places to go on vacation. This country strikes its visitors with the rate of crimes and health problems. Some of the diseases, such as malaria is widespread here. If we compare Honduras with any other country in the world, we’ll be shocked with the great number of murders which happen regularly.
Royal Decameron Salinitas resort. My base for exploring this part of Central America was in El Salvador at this anchor resort for Nolitours on the Pacific Coast at Salinitas in the west of the country. All-inclusive and all-embracing, you never need leave this resort to enjoy a week of R & R in the sun – but that, as you can see from the pins on this board, would be a crime.