CAPITAL CITY: San Salvador
SIZE: 21st largest country in Latin America
DEMOGRAPHICS: 86% Mestizo, 12% White, 2% Other
AGE OF CONSENT: 18
CALLING CODE: +503
GDP PER CAPITA: $4,000 USD
LIFE EXPECTANCY: 72.10 years
DATING PROSPECTS: 6/10
QUALITY OF WOMEN: 6.5/10
EXPECT TO SPEND: $800 USD/Month
Visas are a pain in the ass.
Fees, restrictions and local bureaucracy can make planning a headache. If you're not prepared, you may end up paying more than you have to, find yourself in trouble with local authorities or even being barred from the country.
The good news is that Latin America isn't as harsh as some regions when it comes to allowing Americans to stay for extended periods of time.
That being said, there are many nuances that you MUST be aware of being heading south, especially if your plan is to stay longterm.
When it comes to online dating in LATAM, there really aren't too many options.
Essentially, there are only two well-known options: Tinder and the Cupid sites.
I’ll talk about the latter - here is my in-depth Latin American Cupid review!
Morris, A fellow Canadian, has just finished up a stint in El Salvador and was kind enough to draw up a city guide. As he mentions, there are very few tourists here, so if you're looking for a departure from the gringo trail, San Salvador might just be the place for you. I for one hope to make a trip there in the near future.
Here's the link to the guide: San Salvador City Guide.