The venue for the IGA committee meetings, the Annual General Meeting and the IGA Board meeting will be held in the Courtyard Marriott Hotel, located in "La Gran Via Mall" in the town of "Antiguo Cuscatlan", between San Salvador and Santa Tecla (side by side).
The venue of the Central America Geothermal Workshop, will be conducted at LaGeo´s facilities in Santa Tecla, about 4 km from the Courtyard Hotel.
The geothermal field trip will be to the Berlin Geothermal field, located 100 km east of Santa Tecla City.
Hotel reservations will be made at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel (where the IGA meetings will be held) by the local organizers for each individual participant when he has submitted his travel schedule. Therefore, it is not necessary for you to contact the hotel directly.
The hotel rates are as follows:
U.S. $ 90 Standard room single occupancy with breakfast buffet included.
U.S. $ 100 Standard room with two double occupancy including breakfast buffet.
(Address: Esquina Calle 2 Y Calle 3, Antiguo Cuscatlan, El Salvador, http://www.bookingadvisor.com/central-america_el-salvador_antiguo-cuscatlan/58671.html).
The International Airport at Comalapa is located approximately 45 km from Santa Tecla and about the same distance from the Hotel Courtyard Marriott (40-45 minutes by car). LaGeo will provide the transportation between the airport and the hotel for all BoD members and guests.
Regarding information about the need for a Visa to enter El Salvador we recommend that you contact your nearest El Salvador Embassy. Also, the following website (in Spanish) could be of help:
More details about the meetings will be distributed later.