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Cayes,

Haiti: see Les CayesLes Cayes
, Cayes,
or Aux Cayes
, town (1990 est. pop. 37,600), SW Haiti, on the Caribbean Sea. Haiti's chief southern port, it handles exports, mainly sugar and coffee.
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Three short videos illustrate SOS Children's Villages work in Haiti C they feature family reunification stories, the beneficiaries of SOS' family strengthening programs, and the construction of the new SOS Village in Les Cayes.
The volunteers will fly into Haiti and then drive six hours to Les Cayes, where they will be working with local children and the elderly.
San Pedro, a town on the southern part of the island of Ambergris Caye, in the Belize District, used to be a sleepy fishing village until word of its natural beauty got around and it became one of the most popular tourist destinations of the Caribbean, widely recommended in most travel guides as an ideal location for scuba diving.
Most of our study was conducted at Lighthouse Reef Resort (LHR) on the larger island of Northern Two Cayes (NTC).
Stull flew his six-passenger Piper Cherokee Six to Les Cayes airport, about 50 miles north of Port-au-Prince.
Police are trying to trace a Canadian backpacker, Mathew Cayes, who they believe may have spoken to Mr Neale before he left.
FOKAL responded by hiring staff and creating a summer day camp at the Monique Calixte Library in downtovn Port-au-Prince and the library in Haiti's fourth largest city, Les Cayes, in the south.
In neighbouring Haiti, the storm's leading edge forced piles of sand and water up to knee-high in Les Cayes.
A new rebel group seized Haiti's third-largest city, Les Cayes, and the main rebel leader said his forces were in the western town of Jeremie, in their first sortie into Haiti's southern peninsula.
Meanwhile, police abandoned Haiti's third-largest city, Les Cayes, yesterday.