The Rest of El Salvador March 8th 2010 So upon finishing our volunteer work in Estancia, Becky and I spent 2 ½ weeks travelling through the rest of El Salvador. And heres the scoop.
1.Perquin: couples get away in the mountains (with the other couple volunteers)
2. El Tunco: Beach culture El Salvador, with surfing.
3. Colonial Towns and lakes: Suchitoto, Lago de Coatepeque, Ataco, Ruta de las Flores
4. Juayua. G ... read more
Central America Caribbean » El Salvador » Western » El Tunco El Salvador achieved independence from Spain in 1821 and from the Central American Federation in 1839. A 12-year civil war, which cost about 75,000 lives, was brought to a close in 1992 when the government and leftist rebels signed a treaty that prov... ... read more
I'm an American medical student off to see the world. After 3 years of school, i've decided to take a year off in order to learn spanish, volunteer at a clinic in El Salvador, and do some traveling. My goals for the trip are long, my expectations high, and with a little luck, i'll have some good stories to tell. ... full info