Perquin

Perquin, El Salvador

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Perquin Travel Blogs (31)
Perquin and into Nicaragua, perquin, El Salvador travel blog

Perquin and into Nicaragua

A travel blog entry by hanscottclaire

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... a few houses dotted about. Perquin was the stronghold of the FMLN, the guerilla group, during the civil war in El Salvador between 1981 and 1992. Perquin is now the only place in El Salvador to have any kind of museum about the war. Our spanish ...

A sobering walk through history, Perquin, El Salvador travel blog

A sobering walk through history

A travel blog entry by casey_matt

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Another long, multi-bus travel day brought us to Perquin, close to the El Salvador-Honduras border. The main attraction of this place is the rich history of El Salvadorīs war that raged through the 80s, but of course the landscape is just as beautiful as ...

You just canīt get there from here, Perquin, El Salvador travel blog

You just canīt get there from here

A travel blog entry by kimandjohn

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... bus heading towards Santa Rosa. From Santa Rosa we found a bus to the border town of El Amatillo (the border of El Salvador and Honduras). After a painless crossing, we caught a bus to Choluteca, where we spent the night (it was getting late enough in ...

History, Perquin, El Salvador travel blog

History

A travel blog entry by kimandjohn

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Our last stop in El Salvador was in the tiny town of Perquin. Perquin is set in the far eastern part of El Salvador, relatively close to the Honduras border. The town itself is rather small, but itīs known for being one of the main guerilla ...