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BITS OF CULTURE - El Salvador
 
Languages
Map
Cultural Values
Main Religion & Death Concepts/Rituals
Health Care Values
Diet
Interesting Facts
 

Languages

Official language:
Spanish

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Cultural Values
  • Little concern for exact time of day; promptness and concern with schedules is not important
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Main Religion & Death Concepts/Rituals
 
Health Care Values

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Diet
  • Standard daily fare are casamiento, a mixture of rice and beans.
  • Another mainstay is pupusas, a cornmeal mass stuffed with farmer's cheese, refried beans or chicharrón (fried pork fat).
  • Licuados (fruit drinks), coffee and gaseosas (soft drinks) are ubiquitous

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Interesting Facts
  • This tiny country has the largest surfing waves in Central America.
  • The number one sport played there is Futbol (Soccer).
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