San Salvador

  • IMG 2340  In San Salvador we stayed at a guest house, the Hotel Oasis.
  • IMG 2341  Waiting for the bus to take us to Sta. Marta.
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  • IMG 2343  A local moves firewood.
  • IMG 2344  LIzzie, a COCODA leader.
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  • IMG 2759  The neighborhood near our hotel. Look carefully and see razor wire on top of fences to keep out intruders.
  • IMG 2743  Barbed wire and broken glass embedded in concrete on top of a fence.
  • IMG 2746  US embassy with people waiting in line for entrance to do business.
  • IMG 2747  Armed guard on patrol near the embassy.
  • IMG 2751  A local hang out — note again the razor wire.
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  • IMG 2749  Traffic in San Salvador.
  • IMG 2750  Like outher major cities around the world, the San Salvador, the capital of El Salvador, has its traffic and shopping strip.
  • IMG 2752  We went to a local pupusaria for dinner when we returned to San Salvador before leaving to return to the States.
  • IMG 2744  Armed guard — that's a shot gun — in from of a local, 7-Eleven-like, store. We also saw a guard carrying a shot gun riding in the back of delivery truck delivering tanks of LP gas to homes.
  • IMG 2773  Street scene.