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Saturday Aug 23 | Cape Breton Post

Second surgical mission to Guatemala planned

What was once an exciting trip to an exotic location became all too real when Kim Cullen first arrived at a medical clinic in Guatemala City last February.

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Related Topix: Central America Travel, Travel, Nursing

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Washington Times

Rand Paul: Immigration problem 'lies in the White House,' calls for Senate vote on bill

While traveling in Guatemala to perform pro-bono eye surgeries, Sen. Rand Paul, Kentucky Republican, blasted President Obama for failing to secure the border and called upon the Senate to bring the House-passed immigration reform bill to a vote.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Central America Travel, Travel, Harry Reid, Democrat

Thu Aug 21, 2014

HotelChatter

Flores: An Inside Look at One of Tikal's Most Picturesque Boutique Hotels

Travelers who go to Tikal in Guatemala from Guatemala City have to either 1) rent a car and drive the 7-8 hours themselves 2) travel 8-9 hours by bus or 3) take a one-hour flight.

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Related Topix: Central America Travel, Travel

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Crowsnest Pass Herald

humanitarian mission

In 2000, Crowsnest resident Jenny Wilmot was backpacking through Guatemala on a tour of Central America.

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Related Topix: Central America Travel, Travel, Family, Kids

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Jaunted

Monday Five Thirty: Here's What to Drink When in Guatemala

Given that Guatemala has about two dozen volcanoes to explore, you'll definitely be thirsty when it comes time to rest your bones for the day.

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Related Topix: Central America Travel, Travel, Beer, Drink

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Washington Times

2016 GOP hopefuls making most of summer vacations

The potential 2016 GOP presidential hopefuls are spending August fundraising and meeting with key activists in early-voting states, but Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is also carving out time to go to Guatemala, where he is part of a medical mission.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Central America Travel, Travel, Utah, Chris Christie, US Governors, Hillary Clinton, Democrat

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Breitbart.com

Rand Paul Heads To Guatemala To Conduct Charity Eye Surgeries

Sen. Rand Paul is visiting Guatemala to perform pro bono eye surgeries, a trip his political advisers are saying is strictly charity work but offers an important platform for the Kentucky Republican at the epicenter of the border crisis.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Central America Travel, Travel, Immigration Reform, Kentucky, Medicine, Ophthalmology, University of Utah

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Advice: 2 months in Central America

Need some help with a 2 month itinerary in Central America? If you have a travel question, email us at travel@stuff.co.nz .

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Related Topix: Central America Travel, Travel, El Salvador Travel

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Jaunted

San Juan la Laguna: Guatemala via Homestay: How We Experienced Lake Atitlan

When visiting to Guatemala , one can't help but to get glimpses of the current and former Mayan culture.

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Related Topix: Central America Travel, Travel, Lake Atitlan, Guatemala Travel

Hotel Business

La Quinta Inks International Franchise Agreements

Continuing its international expansion, La Quinta Holdings, Inc., owner, operator and franchisor of La Quinta Inns & Suites hotels, has signed franchise agreements for new hotels in Nicaragua and Guatemala.

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Related Topix: Central America Travel, Travel, Nicaragua, Colombia Travel, Oxford, AL

Sys-Con Media

El Convento Boutique Hotel in Antigua, Guatemala Presents the Ultimate Romance Ride

The special package includes an exhilarating ride on a Vespa motorcycle to picnic at one of Antigua's most iconic ruins.

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Related Topix: Central America Travel, Travel, Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala Travel

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Philly.com

Xunantunich: A tongue-twister, an eye-popper

Xunantunich, a grand Maya ruin in the rolling countryside of western Belize's Cayo District, had its heyday around 600 to 850 A.D. The main structure, El Castillo, is notable for its elegant friezes on three sides.

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Related Topix: Central America Travel, Travel, Belize Travel, World News, Belize, Central America

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Lucianne.com

Suspected Migrant TraffickersArrested in Guatemala

Guatemalan authorities on Wednesday captured six men and one woman suspected of smuggling migrants to the United States, a prosecutor said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Central America Travel, Travel

Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Star Online

The Xunantunich ruins: Echoes of Mayan glory days

Impressive: Xunantunich, a grand Mayan ruin in the rolling countryside of western Belize's Cayo District, had its heyday around 600-850 AD.

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Related Topix: Central America Travel, Travel, Belize Travel, World News, Belize, Central America

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