Honduras Journal


November 29, 2012

Event: Honduras Co-op Roast Release

Event: Honduras Co-op Roast Release

When Apolis friend and advisor Curt Hammond was an adolescent trying to find his place in the world, he moved to Honduras to explore two potential career paths: medicine and linguistics.

By Ryan Zoradi
November 8, 2012

Film: Honduras Coffee Project

Film: Honduras Coffee Project

A longtime mentor of ours recently shared the story of a community school and hospital in Siguatepeque, Honduras that is sustained by a local coffee farm.

June 14, 2012

Film: Honduras Expedition

Film: Honduras Expedition

Every season we field test new Apolis product while travelling to visit one of our international partners. The goal of these expeditions is two-fold…

February 16, 2012

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Eight

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Eight

After traveling 6,700 miles through the air, on perilous roads, and at sea, we’re grateful to recap an amazing trip. Each time we return from an expedition we are encouraged with…

By Shea Parton
February 10, 2012

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Seven

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Seven

We had a nice break from the steering wheel and caught a ride from Sergio Suazo, our favorite sample manager, on his way to work at the Cholama factory…

By Shea Parton
February 9, 2012

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Six

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Six

Our cinematographer, Corey Petrick, has logged the most driving miles between us and regretfully feels like he’s going to have a hard time acclimating back to the now unimpressive rush hour roads of Los Angeles.

By Shea Parton
February 8, 2012

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Five

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Five

I was positive that Chris Owens was going to snap today. I could have bet that I’d find him dawn patrolling the kitchen to put his coffee kit to good use.

By Shea Parton
February 7, 2012

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Four

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Four

Another painfully early morning, we rolled out of bed to meet Curt and Enrique for breakfast at the Martinez’s house. Our morning quickly got better when Enrique’s wife Norma unveiled her breakfast of champions…

By Shea Parton & Chris Owens
February 6, 2012

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Three

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Three

There's nothing good about 4:15am wake up calls. We piled into a taxi and made it to the harbor for our early morning ferry ride back to La Ceiba.

By Shea Parton
February 5, 2012

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Two

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day Two

Even though we are in Honduras, we could sense the Super Bowl was in the air. Whether it was our American roots or the local requests to enjoy Super Bowl parties…

By Shea Parton
February 4, 2012

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day One

Travel: Honduras Expedition - Day One

After a 7 hour trip to El Salvador and then 1 hour over to Honduras, cinematographer Corey Petrick, Handsome Coffee Roaster's Chris Owens and I arrived to…

By Shea Parton
January 26, 2012

Preview: Honduras Trekking Expedition

Preview: Honduras Trekking Expedition

Every season we look to our global network for new opportunities to empower local industries while celebrating their culture.

By Shea Parton & Chris Owens