Honduras ‘ fourth largest city with about 250,000 inhabitants. The town has just started to provide westerners with a tourism environment. Good hotels, ATM machines, internet cafés are open. A large number of people who are visiting La Ceiba use this town to access the national park, the wildlife refuge of Cuero, Salado, or the surrounding beaches and ethnic communities of Garífuna. Or, on the way to the Bay Islands or the Hog Islands people just stop for a night.