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Central America

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El Salvador

“Dios, Unión, Libertad” (God, Union, Liberty)


“Pro Mundi Beneficio” (For the benefit of the world)


“Libre, Soberana E Independiente” (Free, sovereign and independent)


“Libre Crezca Fecundo” (Grow free & fertile)

Costa Rica

“Pura Vida” (Pure life)


“Sub Umbra Floreo” (Under the shade I flourish)


“En Dios Confiamos” (In God we trust)

Country Guide


The Caribbean: The Costa Rica Surf Scene’s Secret (That Everyone’s Talking About)

Are you contemplating a Costa Rica surf trip? Visit Cahuita’s Cameron Guthrie says you should put the Caribbean side of Costa Rica in your plans. Costa Rica is...


Six Irish Bars In Central America (Or Where To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day)

If you're in Central America searching for a place to wet your whistle this St....

12 Central American Instagram Accounts You Should Follow

Instagram isn't only for looking into the lives of celebrities. Many also use the photo-sharing...

How To Create The Perfect Costa Rica Itinerary

Are you planning a vacation to Costa Rica? A long-time travel consultant talks about how...

Who Are The Expats In Nicaragua?

Longtime Nicaragua resident Pat Werner talks about the various types of expats in...

Should I Be Concerned About Health And Safety In Belize?

Whether you're researching a potential move or planning a vacation, you may have...

Expats In Central America: What Type Are You?

Expats in Central American come from all over the world and in all...

Ranguana Caye, Belize: A Day Trip To Paradise

Placencia resident Gary Peterson needed a break after showing his son-in-law around for...

Guatemala v Belize Territory Dispute: ICJ Or Bust

The Guatemala v Belize territory dispute comes to the forefront again in 2019...

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Fellow Central Americans