So far buildings, ceramics, furniture and even half eaten food indicating a quick flee have been uncovered, but most significantly the wet ash managed to preserve the recently planted fields providing important insights into ancient farming methods.
Joya de Cerén has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
in the late 1970s, as well as improvements in education and social services following the war, progress in El Salvador has been exceedingly slow.
Low-cost housing, medical assistance, and employment programs were improved upon in an attempt to meet the needs and problems of the displaced and the unemployed, but such programs have had difficulty keeping up with deteriorating conditions.
The cultural life of El Salvador, like its population, is an amalgam of Indian and Spanish influences, though European influences predominate, largely because most Indian cultural activities have been suppressed by the government since the 1930s.
Indian customs do survive, however, in small clusters of villages, such as those around Izalco and Nahuizalco, and traditional crafts are produced in Owing to the large number of Salvadorans who have immigrated to, or returned from, the United States since the 1980s, the lifestyle of broad segments of El Salvador’s urban population (and even that of those in many rural areas) has become increasingly Americanized.
El Salvador is the smallest country in Central America and sees the fewest tourists.
Yet, those who do cross her borders are rewarded with a rich and authentic view into El Salvador’s ancient and modern culture.
Through conversation and finding out that she is very wealthy, I have discovered that her and her family are like extremely rich.Unfortunately, his suspicions were so ingrained that he could not believe that I truly liked him for himself.We broke up, and several years later I learned that he had married a rich girl.The Pompei of the Americas, Joya de Cerén, sits outside San Salvador where you can grasp an insight into ancient Mayan life captured as a moment in time.Within the city there are plenty of cultural delights to explore.Fortunately, the inhabitants were able to flee and although the community was lost to its residents it was preserved for archaeologists to study to their wonder.