San Salvador - Post Report Question and Answers

Morale among expats:

Mixed. - Apr 2012

Mixed. This is not an easy country for people who love their personal freedom and who would like a variety of activities during the day. - Jul 2011

Pretty high. This is just about the best overseas post that USAID has, and the compound is spectacular by anyone's standards. There's a gym, 2 tennis courts, a playground, a soccer field, sand volleyball court, basketball court, running track, kiddy pool, large pool, poolside snack bar and barbeque area. It's pretty hard to beat. The weather is spectacular, the locals are nice, and I think most people really like it here. - May 2010

Generally very good. This is a great family post and there are lots of things to do. It gets confining sometimes because crime in the city makes it difficult to simply go out and enjoy the city. This is still a hardship post, but a very pleasant one. - Feb 2009

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