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You Don't Have To Go To Bora Bora For An Overwater Bungalow

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 07.14.2016 | Travel

When we think overwater bungalows, we think Bora Bora. Unfortunately, flying thousands of miles to get to the other side of the world isn’t necessar...

Trending Destination: 3 Perfect Days in Panama City, Panama | Posted 04.29.2017 | Travel

By Jason Heidemann for the Orbitz Travel Blog As visitors flock to Central American countries like Costa Rica, Belize--and increasingly Nicaragua--i...

4 Of The Most Beautiful Beaches In The Caribbean

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 02.10.2017 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

One of Panama's greatest assets is its beachfront. This is a little country with two long coasts and several clusters of outlying islands ... meaning lots of different beaches. Here are my top picks, depending on your agenda, based on more than 15 years of scouting in this country.

10 Things You Didn't Know About the Panama Canal

Viator | Posted 09.21.2016 | Travel

You may even know it only takes 8-10 hours for a ship to pass through the canal's three locks, known as the Miraflores, the Pedro Miguel and the Gatún. Even more impressively, you may not have just Googled "isthmus."

The Best Way to Learn Spanish

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 05.04.2015 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

I've spent a big part of the past 30 years in Spanish-speaking countries, and I've been a full-time resident of Panama for seven. I figure it's time to learn to speak Spanish.

Travel Secrets of a Flight Attendant: Rocko Galvez on Latin America Jetsetting

Mark Chesnut | Posted 08.02.2014 | Travel
Mark Chesnut

If you want the best travel advice, you can't do much better than asking a flight attendant. After all, they've flown just about everywhere, stayed at hotels good and bad and eaten everything from fast food to the finest gourmet cuisine.

The World's Best Overwater Bungalows... Outside Tahiti | Posted 05.05.2014 | Travel

From Mexico to Cambodia, the world's now your oyster when it comes to waterfront paradise.

5 Trips To Book After A Breakup

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 12.06.2013 | Travel

Let's face it: after a breakup, sitting teary-eyed on your couch while eating copious amounts of chocolate can get old pretty darn fast. And while ...

A Hunt For Panamanian Hot Sauce

Andrea Poe | Posted 03.29.2013 | Travel
Andrea Poe

Will he give us a taste, Oscar asks? The man will not.

PHOTOS: Panama City's Abandoned, Diabolic Buses

Sofia Verzbolovskis | Posted 09.25.2012 | Travel
Sofia Verzbolovskis

Art museums used to pale in comparison to the parade on the street.

Shooting Panama: A Parade And The Canal

Jeroen Swolfs | Posted 01.09.2012 | Travel
Jeroen Swolfs

Every day, parades started in the old town going down to the boulevard and all the way onwards to Panama City's impressive new town with its beautiful skyline.