La Paz Department (El Salvador)

La Paz Department (El Salvador)

La Paz is a department of El Salvador in the south central area of the country. The capital is Zacatecoluca. La Paz has an area of 1,224 km² and a population of more than 300,000. The department was created in 1852. There are various caves containing rock writing. The department has a church in Zacatecoluca where the Independence Hero Dr Jose Simeon Cañas y Villacorta was born. He was known as "The Liberator of the Slaves in Central America". In 1833, Anastasio Aquino, an indigenous person, proclaimed himself as "The Emperor of the Nonualcos".

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... Among the typical food that you can find there is the atol,made from cashews ... This atol has been done in the same manner,transmitted from generation to generation,for about 20 years ... there is also pupusas,empanadas de leche or frijoles its banna on the outside and inside there is milk or beans that are smushed)Departments of El Salvador Ahuachapn Cabaas ...

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