Playa El Espino
is located on the Pacific Ocean about 2 hours from the Capital city,
San Salvador. El Espino is a small fishing and resort village with
a population of around 400 people. San Miguel (population 200,000)
is 1 hour away. The city of Usulatan (population 70,000) is 30 minutes
from El Espino.
To get to El
Espino by car, follow Hwy 2 east from San Salvador (or the Comalapa
airport) and turn off past Usulatan at the sign saying "El
Espino". It takes you right into town.
of El Salvador is surrounded by Guatemala to the west, Honduras
to the north and Nicaragua to the east.