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Routes Americas names El Salvador to host 2014 annual event

CARTAGENA DE INDIAS, Colombia - After a record-breaking event in Cartagena, which saw over 400 delegates in attendance Sociedad Aeroportuaria de la Costa S.A (SACSA) have handed the event over to El S

Ministry of Tourism El Salvador named as host of 7th Routes...

El Salvador was today named as the destination for the 7th Routes Americas event, which will take place in early 2014. The Honorable Minister of Tourism, Mr.

Winners of IMEX Frankfurt Wild Card competition announced

Sendai in Japan and El Salvador in Central America have both been selected as winners of the IMEX in Frankfurt Wild Card competition for 2012 - the show’s 10th anniversary year.

Chinese tourists killed in El Salvador plane crash

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - The pilot and two Chinese nationals were killed on Sunday in El Salvador when the plane they were traveling in crashed in the region of Changallo close to the capital of th

El Salvador emerges as eco-adventure destination

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - For the first time online, El Salvador is "speaking the language" of international travel companies with a new site for eco and adventure travel: www.ecoexperienciaselsalv

El Salvador highlights importance of tourism in fighting poverty

The Permanent Executive Committee of the Inter-American Council for Integral Development ( CEPCIDI ) of the Organization of American States ( OAS ) today welcomed the Minister of Tourism of El Salvado

El Salvador’s guerrilla tourism

As a teenager, Leonor Marquez led a fleet-footed unit of the Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) guerrilla fighters through the steep mountain passes of Perkin, El Salvador.

Flights to El Salvador criticized by Southwest workers

DALLAS - Dispatchers at Southwest Airlines Co. on Tuesday raised safety concerns about flights to El Salvador, where the airline plans to send jets for major maintenance work.

El Salvador to be seen the world over once again during...

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - For the second consecutive year, El Salvador will make known its tourist options through Sony Pictures, in a simultaneous world-level broadcast of the E!

Bankruptcy judge rules Frontier Airlines can reject contract with Teamsters

WASHINGTON, DC - US Bankruptcy Court Judge Robert Drain on Friday granted Frontier Airlines' motion to reject its contracts with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters covering mechanics and mater

El Salvador accelerates with .travel

With beautiful beaches and many adventure and eco-tourism options, El Salvador is a gem to discover in Central America.

MITUR to hold forum on extending scope of National Tourism Plan...

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (September 16, 2008) - The El Salvador Ministry of Tourism (MITUR) will hold a "Forum of Reflection" this coming September 17 and 18 to extend the scope of the 2014 National

Tourist industry in El Salvador maintains positive growth trend

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (August 11, 2008) - According to a report made public by the Ministry of Tourism through the Salvadorean Tourism Corporation (CORSATUR), El Salvador has received a significan

8th Ibero-American Ministers of Tourism Conference, held July 17-18 in El...

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - The President of the Republic of El Salvador, Elias Antonio Saca, opened the 8th Ibero-American Ministers of Tourism Conference on Thursday.

Central America receives technical equipment for its tourism activities

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - The Ministry of Tourism of El Salvador (MITUR), through the Salvadoran Tourism Corporation (CORSATUR), this morning signed the donation certificate for technical equipment

National discussion on tourism regarding El Salvador’s Federal Plan for 2020

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - A national discussion was held July 1, 2008 that mapped out the way for adjusting the Federal Tourism Plan for 2014 and extending it into 2020, with a view toward analyzing

Tourism brings more foreign revenue to El Salvador

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - Tourism earned El Salvador a total of US$399,565,060 between the months of January and May 2008, according to a report made public today by the Ministry of Tourism (MITUR)

El Salvador seeks revival in tourism

Misael Garcia's dark brown eyes look out with a steady gaze at the black and white photos of some of the 75,000 people who were killed in El Salvador's civil war. As he guides people around the Museum of the Revolution, he tells the story of the conflict slowly but with intense passion.

Swift growth in international tourism for El Salvador

Tourism Minister Ruben Rochi submitted the "Achievements, Challenges, and Opportunities" report, which indicates the main actions and projects carried out at the Ministry, while highlighting the Government's strong support when declaring the sector State Policy and strategic axis of the nation's economy.

Saying goodbye to El Salvador

When I told people we were going to El Salvador their response was almost always “Why in the world would you go there?” People have the impression it’s unsafe and the last place in Central America you’d want to visit. Then, tell them you’re going for dental work and they are really baffled.

El Salvador’s Tourism Ministry Kicks Off 2008 with Attendance at Florida’s...

-Video of surfing championship in El Salvador and an ESPN special to be shown -Following its first attendance at the show, PROESA reports two investments in surfing tourism