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Destination: Caye Caulker
Trip type: Activity, Beach
Belize is home to the world's second largest barrier reef; where better to base yourself to enjoy the marine life than laid back Caye Caulker, where their mantra is 'Go Slow'?... read more »
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Destination: San Blas Islands
Trip type: Beach, Eco, Romance
Far from city stresses and strains, the San Blas Islands of Panama have an interesting indigenous culture, white sandy beaches and an increasingly eco-friendly approach to tourism... read more »
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Nicaragua is Central America's best kept secret. It offers volcanoes, lakes, culture and beaches. It will appeal particularly to the independent traveller and to all budgets... read more »
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4
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Destination: Roatan
Trip type: Activity, Beach
Swimming and playing with dolphins in the crystal blue seas off the white-beached shores of Roatan, in the Bay Islands of Honduras, is a once-in-a-lifetime experience... read more »
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Drake Bay in Costa Rica is hard to reach. However, the reward of seeing the most beautiful beaches, diving with manta rays or just sitting back in a hammock with a beer make the trip worthwhile... read more »
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Pack your suncream for the Nicaraguan secret - Little Corn Island. A paradise relatively untouched by tourism and technology, it is definitely worth the bumpy trip there!... read more »
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Destination: Belize, Guatemala
Trip type: Activity, Adventure, Beach
From big cats to sharks, Belize has it all. Not only can you spot a huge range of wildlife, the country also offers numerous opportunities to get closer to the action than you would ever imagine.... read more »
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Destination: Panama, Colombia
Trip type: Adventure, Beach, Gap Year
If the backpacker trail is getting too crowded, leave the land behind. For the same price as a flight you can sail from Panama to Columbia, visiting the achingly beautiful San Blas islands. Here's how... read more »
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Taking Spanish lessons in Costa Rica can be a great prelude to any adventure in Central or South America and is essential for ensuring that you get the most out of your travels... read more »
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Trip type: Beach, Eco, Spa
With eco hotels and meditation centres, the lakeside town of San Marcos La Laguna, in Guatemala, is turning into an alternative spa retreat - with stunning surroundings as an added bonus... read more »
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Destination: Puerto Jimenez
Trip type: Beach
A stay on Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula gives you the chance to watch scarlet macaws, white-faced capuchins and giant butterflies from the garden of your own beach bungalow ... read more »
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