Quebec to Panama 2017-2019

(North and Central America)
16 months - solo travel - Suzuki DR650

Selected region: El Salvador

La Palma  —  2019/01/25  —  El Salvador

La Palma is a small mountain village famous for its distinctive art and craft. Nearly 75% of the population live from the art trade and from tourism...
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On the road #3  —  2019/01/23  —  El Salvador

Here are a few landscapes from northwestern El Salvador.Despite the fact that the dry season is not even halfway through, the lack of water is already...
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Parque Nacional Los Volcanes and Caldera de Coatepeque  —  2019/01/22  —  El Salvador

Here are the two most spectacular places in El Salvador. The national park and the caldera are both located next to each other.Caldera de Coatepeque The...
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San Salvador and around  —  2019/01/15  —  El Salvador

San Salvador Normally, I rarely visit any country's capital since they often have few charms, lots of traffic, pollution and violence. San Salvador is...
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Suchitoto and around  —  2019/01/11  —  El Salvador

Arcatao Arcatao is a lovely mountain village near the border with Honduras. My old guidebook, published more than 12 years ago, mentions that this village...
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Perquin and El Mozote  —  2019/01/08  —  El Salvador

Perquin Located in northeastern Salvador, Perquin had a major role during the civil war that ravaged El Salvador for 12 years, from 1980 to 1992. The war...
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Northeastern El Salvador  —  2019/01/07  —  El Salvador

Here are a few photos taken in northeastern El Salvador.Río Lempa Río Sapo Cascada El Chorrerón Gruta del Espíritu Santo The paintings in this cave...
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Pacific Coast  —  2019/01/05  —  El Salvador

One of my favourite places in El Salvador! The beaches along the country's Eastern Pacific Coast are amongst the nicest of all the region. I had the opportunity...
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On the road #2  —  2019/01/04  —  El Salvador

A few photos of nice sites in the country. The Pacific Coast around the Bay of Jiquilisco is barren of any trace of tourism development. It seems there...
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Alegría  —  2019/01/03  —  El Salvador

Alegría is a nice mountain village worth some days just to enjoy the quiet central plaza, restaurants, and a cool and pleasant climate. Perched on the...
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La Costa del Bálsamo  —  2018/12/31  —  El Salvador

Here are some landscapes from the country's Western Pacific Coast.El Sunzal The beaches in the region are known for their very good surfing waves. It's...
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Santa Ana  —  2018/12/28  —  El Salvador

Santa Ana is the third-largest city in El Salvador, and the only city with somewhat intact colonial architecture. The city doesn't offer much in terms...
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On the road #1  —  2018/12/27  —  El Salvador

After the Route of the Flowers, I am heading toward the city of Santa Ana, visiting a few interesting sites on the way.Salto de Malacatiupan This scenic...
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Ruta de la Flores  —  2018/12/24  —  El Salvador

The Route of the Flowers is very popular in El Salvador. It's a route of some 36 km linking a series of small charming mountain towns. Although its name...
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Parque Nacional El Imposible  —  2018/12/20  —  El Salvador

After passing the border, I drove toward the El Imposible National Park. Its name comes from a gorge that was very difficult to cross for farmers and...
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