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Migrant caravan´s arrival
in Mexico border city leads
to drop in tourism

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:PageTurner, 12/3/2018 5:53:56 PM

Tour operators and medical and dental offices in the Mexican border city of Tijuana are reporting a slowdown in business since a caravan of Central American migrants arrived. Tourists and visitors have been cancelling planned trips to the Mexican state of Baja California since the border crossing shut down briefly a week ago, and according to tour-friendly business owners, many fear getting trapped in Mexico should the crossing close again, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported Sunday.

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Surprise, surprise. Guess the painted zebras and TJ bars on Avenida Revolucion don´t quite have the same appeal now that an army of military aged men coughing up TB, spreading the flu, putting urine in bottles and leaving trash all over seems to be the new show.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: vingoombatz, 12/3/2018 5:57:01 PM     (No. 11851724)

Well yeah. And Mexico should have stopped the whole thing way down south. A little reminder
of what Mexico adds up to.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: FunOne, 12/3/2018 6:01:15 PM     (No. 11851727)

Well why not add "tourist" to the labels that have been attached to those folks comprising the caravan? Perhaps they don´t just have the same mindset of a real tourist.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: subal, 12/3/2018 6:07:24 PM     (No. 11851729)

Surprise, surprise!
Well arn´t the migrants making up for lost revenue?
You get what you sow, A holes!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bad-hair, 12/3/2018 6:58:32 PM     (No. 11851772)

So tourists go south and migrants go north?

I know that 7000 people are just an average Saturday night coming back from Tijuana.




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Reply 5 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 12/3/2018 10:47:18 PM     (No. 11851967)

Stop whining. The rest of US don´t want them either.

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