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Do More in Central America

Do More in Central America

A local woman in Central America.

By Leah Westfall

February 22, 2011

Explore a Rain Forest

With its tropical climate Central America hosts some of the most beautiful and well known rain forrests on earth. Perched just above the Amazon, the world’s largest and most famous rain forest, these rain forests are home to a number of rare and exotic species of plants and animals. Rain forests are predominately found on Panama, Costa Rica, Honduras, and Belize, southern Mexico, and some islands in the Caribbean. If the thought of venturing into the uncharted territory of a rain forests scares you, you’ll also find a number of National Parks throughout Central America. A list of National Parks in Honduras can be found here. here.

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