El Salvador to Nicaragua July 8th 2010 On the bus for 5 in the morning, or so they said, little late leaving.
The Scenery was once again great, changing from forests to clearings to different types of forests. The one thing that did stand out was the amount of logging that has been done over the decades. On some hills you'd see one half of plains,and the other full of trees.
The crossing into Honduras was fairly easy. Unlike the ... read more
Central America Caribbean » El Salvador 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
Started travelling in Jan 2006, but didn't keep a blog. Regretting that now, so I am currently in Guatemala, and will be keeping an up to date blog, from here to Argentina for how ever long it takes to get there.... full info