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World Travel-Guatemala

By Lisa Worthey Smith

The mountains, lakes, volcanoes, and Mayan ruins made for a spectacular visit when I traveled to Guatemala in the mid-1970’s with my high school Spanish class. 915 more words

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Compassion Wednesday: Reblog: How To Dream Like a Champion

This story first appeared on Compassion International’s Blog on August 16, 2016.

Poverty robs children of hope. Hope that tomorrow can be different than today. 288 more words

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Adventures in Guatemala

Last week, I was had the opportunity to spend 4 incredible days exploring Guatemala. I was able to visit Guatemala City, Antigua and Tikal National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Centre.

City streets in Antigua, Guatemala

Day 27. Far Far Away

Ive slept for what feels like 5 minutes when my alarm wakes me at 1.40am, quickly getting dressed and grabbing my bag as ive slept through my first alarm and so only have 10 minutues to be outside the hostel for my shuttle. 754 more words

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Day 26. Sunday Feeling

I wake from my best sleep yet, though i soon realise that moving is incredibly difficult- my legs feel like theyre made of lead.
I also wake up to 2 suited men walking up and down the dorm, strange! 337 more words

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Day 25. Heart Racing

Its a long, cold night on the volcano. Even though there was 4 of us in my tent it might aswell have been an igloo. … 424 more words

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Day 24. Thinking Positive

I get up and make sure all my stuff is ready for the challenge ahead, everyone who has climbed Volcano Acatenango has said its tough so i know im in for a long 2 days. 769 more words

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