Salvadorean Snacks

When I was in El Salvador I missed having Frito Lay Chips. My favorite have always been Hot Cheetos, but living in El Salvador I had to get use to not having any. The famous company in El Salvador for chips and other snack is Diana Boquitas. They are known for making chips and sweet … More Salvadorean Snacks

Shopping at El Mercado

In El Salvador El Mercado looks like a flea market. You can buy all sorts of things for very cheap. Things like fruit, clothes, meat, cheese, coffee, pirated movies/games, etc. While living in El Salvador I got to go a few times; it is very dangerous though. The mercado is full of thieves and all … More Shopping at El Mercado

More Relatives?

Many cultures are known for having large families. I enjoy large families because there is never a dull moment; there is always something going on. Especially at a party or get together; your mom or dad ends up having to introduce you to a relative you hadn’t met before. Whether it be a birthday, baptism, … More More Relatives?

Mosquito Bites

As you may know from one of my earlier posts; the first time I went to El Salvador was at the age of three. I was too small to remember if I got any mosquito bites or  not. Central America is known for mosquito diseases. The second time I traveled to El Salvador with my … More Mosquito Bites

Thunder and Lightning

Here in the Bay Area you never see lightning and Thunder. Even a small storm gets us all fussy! We have some of the best weather here in the Bay Area because its not too cold or too hot. In El Salvador in can be raining, but it will still be extremely hot and humid.