El Salvador
The 45-Minute Country


Population density per square kilometer (highest in Central America).


Amount (in US dollars) to be invested in El Salvador tourism this year.


The capacity of Stadio Cuscatlán, Central America’s largest stadium.

El Salvador Stories, Information, & Opinion

Five Reasons to Visit El Salvador this Christmas

Where in Central America should you go this Christmas? In the second installment...

Kickstarting El Salvador Tourism for a Post-Pandemic World

Looking for ways to restart El Salvador tourism, the government launches destination brand...

My Four Favorite Volcanoes in El Salvador to Hike Up

As El Salvador starts looking towards a post-pandemic future where tourists can travel...

Surf City: Surfing as Government Policy in El Salvador

In El Salvador, surfing is more than a sport. It's government policy and...

A Nostalgic 24-Hour Trip to El Salvador

Last year, before the COVID-19 pandemic stopped such things, Patricia Trigueros and her...