Introducing El Salvador
El Salvador is that little dynamo in Central America that past visitors just keep going on and on about it. Glimpses of tropical paradise, lush tracts of pre-industrial national park, colonial splendor astride pristine volcanic lakes, searing colors and a fierce creative vision sit quietly in the shadows of an indomitable local pride. Here you’ll find a glorious coastline with world-class waves, a culture-clad capital famed for its nightlife, hard-core war tourism and small-town charm by the plaza-load.
Salvadorans themselves are genuinely hospitable. Once departing en masse, many are now content to return home, the once enviable rite of passage now cut short by global economics and a growing sentiment that home might just be where the fresh start is.