Central America

Hipmunk City Love: The Best Family-Friendly Hotels in Playa del Carmen

Hipmunk City Love: The Best Family-Friendly Hotels in Playa del Carmen

Summer’s almost here which means the end of the school year and a vacation somewhere with the family to enjoy the warm weather, the ocean, and a bit of sand on your toes. There’s plenty of places to choose from but if you happen to choose the white sandy beaches and turquoise waters of Playa del Carmen in Mexico, considered this list of family friendly hotels. …

Challenged and Transformed in Panama City, Panama

Challenged and Transformed in Panama City, Panama

Why I went here? In all honesty, it was the intrigue surrounding the country itself. The New York Times dubbed it THE best place to visit in 2012. I read that it was a hub for business, so infrastructure is up to par with major cities in the United States and western Europe, ex-pats are a plenty, so English is likely to be spoken and of course, the Panama Canal. …