Category Archives: El Salvador, 2008-09

El Salvador Part V

But it’s time for the Christmas eve party. The village hosts a dance in the village hall. A friend of Ramon donated the sound system, a $1500 affair with enough power to reach Guatemala. There was a good turn out, … Continue reading

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El Salvador Part 111 – We gotta get out of this place!

We Gotta Get Out of This Place We Gotta Get Out of This Place All of the charm of Nic village is in it’s people. As charming as they are, that was not enough to keep us here for long. … Continue reading

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El Salvador Part III

Acrobatics We’re back in the pickup heading back to San Vincente and on to Nic’s place. On the way, while hanging off the back with his feet on the bumper and sending text messages, Nic explained the situation between him, … Continue reading

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El Salvador Part II

El Salvador Part II My bloated stomach zone liked the idea of tamales, for some reason, which it what I ordered at Comedor a la Vista. The tamale had great flavor, but at least in ‘poor zone’ there’s just a … Continue reading

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El Salvador, December 2008, Part I

El Salvador Part 1 It was 7 am on December 16th, 2008. The lovely young Mexican American woman from Boulder CO we were chatting with yesterday came by to say goodbye. We boarded the van taking us from Antigua to … Continue reading

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