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Most Dangerous Animals in El Salvador

The 7 Most Dangerous Animals in El Salvador

Given its tropical Central American location, tourists may be expecting to find all manner of dangerous animals in El Salvador. The reality, however, is that there are only a few native species to worry about. While some of the snakes native to the country might make your toes curl, there are no bullet ants or lethal scorpion stings here. Sadly, human activities such...

dangerous snakes in el salvador

Dangerous Snakes in El Salvador: 5 Species to Look Out For

El Salvador, meaning “The Saviour” in Spanish, is a Central American nation no bigger than West Virginia but one that is best known for its frequent volcanic activity. El Salvador is the only country in the region without a Caribbean coastline, taking up a small 20,000 square kilometer pocket to the southwest of Honduras, but what El Salvador does have is...