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Why Go?

Rainforest eco-lodges, where the birds, plants, and wildlife trump luxury amenities

Close encounters with traditional indigenous cultures, such as the Kuna

Hundreds of stunning islands, where you can snorkel, kayak, fish, and work on your tan

What To Skip

The still-slightly-unsafe city of Colón

What For:

Active + Adventure, Beach + Island, Budget, Green + Eco-Travel

When To Go:

January, February, March


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