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One Month Trip El Salvador...Budget?« on: August 20 2013 13:08:00 »
wanna surf at least one month in el salvador at Sept. maby a bit longer...:-)
Any idea how much money i'll need for that?
Some information: i prefer local food, i am happy with a bad...nothing more...sometimes a shower would be nice:-) i got my quiver with me...
is a car worthit?
would be happy about some answers...
RE: One Month Trip El Salvador...Budget?« Reply #1 on: September 03 2013 18:09:00 »
I spent 4 months surfing El Tunco last winter/spring and plan to go back for this winter.
You can get a nice basic room for around $300 a month at "la sombra".
I was eating meals from $1 to $3.50 for the full fare.
Beer was $1 a bottle or $2 for a large bottle.
I was there from Jan to April and the surf worked everyday.
looking forward to getting back..
Let me know if you have any questions..
Send me a email with any questions
RE: One Month Trip El Salvador...Budget?« Reply #2 on: September 23 2013 09:09:00 »
You should be able to get by fairly cheap down there. Las Flores maybe a little more costly. La libertad has a lot of cheap places to stay. You can also do the package deal. Edgar at k59 has really good package rates that include literally everything. I wouldn't recommend a car, its not like Costa or Nicaragua. You have to be a little more cautious in El Salvador. Also a little sketchy going out at night. Best bet is to get a local or guide to hang with. Even paddling out, its best to have a local with you. Some are friendly, some will greet you with rusty machetes!