Mr Alvarenga's house on 11 February 2014
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Waiting for El Salvador castaway to arrive in hometown

A castaway who says he spent more than a year adrift in the Pacific - has arrived back in El Salvador.

Jose Salvador Alvarenga, 37, was met by family members and officials after flying from the US.

He is now on his way to his home town, where the BBC's Lorena Arroyo has been looking at the preparations for his return.

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