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These are the 4 Best Beaches In Panama

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 -- Pacific and Caribbean, touristy and undiscovered, developed and emerging, accessible and remote. 

Here are my top picks, depending on your agenda, based on more than 15 years of scouting in this country and almost eight years living here full-time...


Top Five Universities to Study in Cuba

Studying in Cuba is an increasingly attractive option for Latin American students, who are seduced by the international prestige of that Caribbean country’s teaching centers, as well as the possibility to live new experiences in one of the safest nations on earth.

Which are the best universities to study in Cuba? PanamericanWorld proposes an approach to five higher education centers, with great national and international prestige.


Three Sides of Ecuador

Two and a half hours and still no sign of llamas. We should have been winding our way through lush forests and mountain lakes instead of the never-ending banana plantations we continued to see outside our rented four-wheel drive. It was time to turn our dying iPhone’s navigation system back on and confirm the inevitable. Somewhere between sprawling Guayaquil and the quaint cobblestone streets of Cuenca my husband and I had made a wrong turn.


5 Best Hotels in Mexico

Mexico may be famous for its taco stands and tequila, but it’s the stylish and secluded hotels that keep luring us back across the border. From private ocean-view villas on the Riviera Maya to minimalist eco-lofts in Ensenada’s burgeoning wine country, our favorite resorts combine classic Mexican hospitality with elegant amenities and forward-thinking design.


Havana at night: meeting a bohemian life

Havana has to be enjoyed with audacity and open mind, because there are multiple Havanas. The capital city is plural, like all cities that are big, or all that are old, or those that are big and old at the same time.The first thing you need to know is that, when it comes to strolling through Havana, you have to be daring because there are several Havanas. Havana is plural, like every big city, or old city, or the ones that are both big and old at the same time.


Top 5 Blue Diamond Hotels in Cuba

Seven years after its entry into Cuba, the Canadian hotel chain Blue Diamond Resorts is consolidated as one of the three most important international chains in the Caribbean country’s tourist market, along with the Spanish Meliá and Iberostar.

Currently, Blue Diamond Resorts, which is the hotel division of Sunwing Travel Group and has more than 35 properties and 13 500 rooms in six countries, manages 17 facilities in Cuba and has a presence in the main tourist areas, such as Havana, Varadero, Cayo Santa María, Cayo Coco and Holguín.


Top 5 Must-Visit Destinations in Ontario for Latin American Tourists

Ontario is one of the most sought-after travel destinations in Canada. This territory is characterized by plenty of fascinating ecosystems, inhospitable and virgin areas, and landscapes of dazzling beauty and size. In the same breath, Ontario also offers the cosmopolitan and urban atmosphere that identifies one of the main cities on the face of earth: Toronto. The nearly-mystical-and-pure silence of lands that seem to have been discovered not long ago, like Manitoulin.



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