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El Salvador Foods. 20 Traditional Salvadoran Foods to Try Today

El Salvador foods. The best traditional Salvadoran foods are Pupusas, Tamales, Yuca Frita con Chicharon, diffrent types of soups, Empanadas, Pastelitos, Quesadillas, Panes con Pollo, and desserts. These typical Salvadoran foods have unique flavors, which makes them popular. El Salvador foods are a mixture of Spanish cuisine and indigenous foods from native groups such as … Read more

El Salvador Fruits

Exotic Fruits of El Salvador. Best Salvadoran Fruits to Try at Least Once

The most exotic fruits of El Salvador are Anonas, Jocotes, Nances, Mamones, Marañones, Guayabas, Zapotes, Paternas, mameys, and Pepetos. Other Popular Salvadoran fruits worth trying are Nisperos, Arrayanes, Granadillas, Almendras, Caraos, and Tamarindos. El Salvador is a paradise for exotic fruits with a variety of colors and peculiar flavors. Most of these Salvadoran fruits grow … Read more

Santa Ana Cathedral in El Salvador

The Santa Ana Cathedral in El Salvador. Impressive Neo-Gothic church.

The Santa Ana Cathedral in El Salvador or “Catedral de la Señora Santa Ana” is a neo-Gothic church located in the city of Santa Ana. This Cathedral, of great cultural value to the municipality of Santa Ana and the entire country, was declared a national monument of El Salvador in 1995. Today’s modern Cathedral sits … Read more

Cihuatan El Salvador

Cihuatan El Salvador, great Pre-Columbian archaeological site.

Cihuatan El Salvador is an extensive Pre-Columbian archaeological site located in the central part of El Salvador. The Cihuatan Mayan ruins have more than 180 acres, making it the most comprehensive archaeological site in the country. The Cihuatan archaeological site is located near the small town of Aguilares, about 24 kilometers from Suchitoto and about … Read more

All souls day El Salvador

All Souls Day El Salvador. Remembering Those Who Passed Away

All Souls Day El Salvador is a day when families and friends pay tribute to those who have passed away. The Day of the Dead in El Salvador is a tradition that takes place every year on November the 2nd. People throughout the country remember loved ones who are no longer alive. All Souls Day … Read more

flowers and Palms festival in Panchimalco

The Flowers and Palms Festival in Panchimalco. What You Need to now!

The flowers and Palms festival in Panchimalco is a celebration that takes place every year, on the first weekend of May; it coincides with the arrival of El Salvador’s rainy season. This celebration is a mixture of Catholic Christian celebration and pre-Columbian customs. During this colorful weekend, the town of Panchimalco becomes even brighter with … Read more

Tazumal Mayan Ruins El Salvador

Tazumal El Salvador. An iconic Mayan archaeological site

Tazumal El Salvador is a fantastic Salvadoran archaeological site that dates back to pre-Columbian times. These Maya ruins are part of the impressive Chalchuapa archaeological zone. Also, Tazumal was the first archaeological park in El Salvador, which is among the oldest in Central American. Before the Europeans arrived in what is now known as Central … Read more