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You’ll Never Guess the Scary History of This Must-See Paradise

Making it to the world's most beautiful destinations typically requires some effort. But a secluded island infamous for housing one of the world's scariest, most dangerous jails? Sounds like the kind of place you’d...
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Where to Stay: La Qhia (Santa Fe, Panama)

From the beach town of Santa Cantalina and Coiba national park, we decided to head inland to the countryside. We chose Santa Fe for its hiking, and reserved beds at La Qhia, a...
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Coiba Island: 3 days / 2 nights in the most beautiful penal colony you...

Have you ever seen a prison on an island paradise? Neither had we, until we found Isla Coiba during our Panama research. It quickly became the entire focus and highlight of our...
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Panama Itinerary

Day 1: Landed in Panama City, checked out Panama Canal, sunset dinner along Amador Causeway Travel time: 30 minute drive from airport Overnight: Dos Palmitos, Panama City Day 2: Bus/taxi to sleepy surf town Santa Catalina Travel time:...