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Semuc Champy: a jungle oasis

Semuc Champy is 10-12 hours north of Antigua, 8 hours south of Flores and is home to amazing torquise waterfall pools, caves and a fast flowing river, famous for all sorts of adventure activities. 1,228 more words

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Lake Atitlan: things to do

Surrounded by volcanoes, forrest covered hills and dotted with tiny towns Lake Atitlan is a hikers paradise wether it’s an hour hike or a day long venture the hiking around here should not be missed. 844 more words

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Scuba Diving in the largest high altitude lake: Lake Atitlan

At just over 1500m Lake Attitlan is the world largest high altitude lake and it also happens to be geothermaly heated, making it a bearable 22 degrees Celsius, and therefore also the warmest high altitude lake in the world. 322 more words

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Because ICE Made A Typo...

Because ICE Made A Typo, These Kids Will Lose Their Dad In Just Days

Joel Colindrés, a beloved father of two with no criminal record, is facing imminent deportation to Guatemala. 2,532 more words

Pentagon Tested Chemical Weapons on 6,000 US Troops — Won’t Release Details

By Carey Wedler

(ANTIMEDIAWashington, D.C. — Though the United States’ ruling establishment points fingers at other governments — namely the current Syrian regime — for allegedly using chemical weapons, the American military has a history of using this vicious ammunition on its own soldiers – and fifty years later, the Pentagon is reserving its right to keep the details secret. 814 more words
Human Rights Violations

If I had a rocket launcher

Back in 1984, in the midst of bad electronic music, and daily reports of government-sponsored atrocities in Central America, came the sounds of Bruce Cockburn. 284 more words

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Day 2 – Off to Guatemala!

As the bright sun shined into the room, it was time to wake up and start the day. Temperatures were already in the mid-80s and forecasted to get even warmer by midday. 1,519 more words

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