El Salvador, in all it’s beauty, is often overlooked by travellers. Some unflattering history combined with a relative lack of positive publicity, leaves many backpackers simply avoiding it altogether. Though nearly every country in Central America has its share of problems, the stigma enveloping El Salvador seems to be the worst.
And it’s time for that to change.
The day we crossed the border from Guatemala was the day Donald Trump called El Salvador a shithole. That same afternoon, we sat on a beautiful beach in El Tunco, full of friendly, smiling locals and visitors alike, watching one of the most incredible sunsets of our lives.
Since then, we've spent nearly two months in this wonderful country, on multiple visits. Let us help you experience all that this changing nation has to offer!