San Salvador

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Gilberto Vieira

"In general I use InterNations to find international business partners. But I even found a friend from my home country to play tennis with."

Gabriela Jaquez

"Thanks to InterNations I made great contacts before even moving to San Salvador. It was so easy to settle with such a useful plattform."

Our International Community of Expats in San Salvador Welcomes You!

Hola and welcome to your InterNations Community of expats in San Salvador. Let us guide you through the process of relocation with our huge library of resources collected exclusively to support expats. We understand that making your way to a new city can be daunting and so we are committed to doing all we can to help you overcome any obstacles and start making meaningful friendships. Our detailed and reliable information is just the start of your journey, don't forget to also visit our forum and chat with fellow expats who can advise you and ease your concerns. Your InterNations account provides comprehensive facts, up-to-date advice and welcoming social events to lead the way while you embark on your adventure in San Salvador.

With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you move to another city or go on a business trip somewhere — our communities are there to make you feel at home wherever you are in the world. Feel free to also check out our other vibrant InterNations Communities like the ones in Seoul or Taipei.

Join Our Exciting Events in San Salvador

Attend our monthly events and activities for San Salvador expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our San Salvador Expat Guides

  • Moving to San Salvador

    San Salvador's vibrant arts scene and nightlife make it an attractive place to live for expats-to-be seeking new opportunities. In many ways, a move to San Salvador is comparable to relocating to a mid-sized American city, with shops and modern buildings dominating the city's skyline.
  • Living in San Salvador

    San Salvador is one of the most important cities in Central America, acting as a financial, political, educational and economic center for the region. It is the capital of El Salvador and was home to approximately 1.1 million in 2014. With this guide, you can get prepared for your new life in San Salvador!
  • Working in San Salvador

    Industrial manufacturing is one of the key sectors in San Salvador, but the city's banking and business industries are also in good health. Expats planning on working in San Salvador could find employment opportunities across finance, education and service sectors.

Exchange Tips about living in San Salvador

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Nightlife, Shopping, and Industry in San Salvador

San Salvador is the business center of El Salvador and as such is the focus of economic investment and the financial industry. The economy is made up of a number of international companies specializing in a range of sectors, while the main industries of the city are services, retail, industrial manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, and food and beverage production among others. A number of major shopping malls are available during the day and a lively nightlife includes busy restaurants and bars. Several inner city parks and plazas host festivals throughout the year and the city boasts numerous museums including the cultural museum, MUNA and a large art museum, Museo de Arte de El Salvador.

InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 390 cities across the globe. Get to know fellow internationals in your city, before you're moving, or when traveling somewhere and never feel like a stranger. InterNations makes it easy for you to stay in touch with your expat friends, both online and offline, so you can grow your network of friends and contacts from all over the world. Whether they live in Muscat or Frankfurt, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

Get to Know Expats & Make Friends at InterNations Events in San Salvador

Once you arrive in San Salvador you'll soon find opportunities to build a new social life by attending our events and joining our groups. Our regular social events are a great way to get started in the city and begin filling up your social calendar. You'll meet fellow expats in person, make plans together, and network with professional contacts. Our InterNations Groups are your next stop to finding others to share your interests with as you explore the city and start to understand your new home.

Gilberto Vieira

"In general I use InterNations to find international business partners. But I even found a friend from my home country to play tennis with."

Gabriela Jaquez

"Thanks to InterNations I made great contacts before even moving to San Salvador. It was so easy to settle with such a useful plattform."

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