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26 interesting facts about Panama

The A – Z of Panama

People often ask why I am so particularly enamoured of Panama. I’ll cite the weather, the music, the rhythm or the beaches. “Those things exist in lots of places in Latin America”, they’ll retort. True […]
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Club Elsewhere Travel Magazine edited by Rosie Bell - 32 Unique places to swim around the world - Infinity-pools-luxury travel-natural-pools

32 unique places to go dipping

Writing about travel means that I’m constantly bombarded with devastatingly gorgeous destinations. Places which break my heart because I can’t visit them all at once, and places that most probably would break the bank account. […]
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Club Elsewhere - The World's Travel Diary edited by Rosie Bell - A guest post by Lara Olivia Miss Portmanteau - Sri Lanka Two Week Itinerary

Sri Lanka two week itinerary

Until recently Sri Lanka was not really on my radar, which now feels like a major oversight. The island is incredible. Pristine beaches, waterfalls, tea plantation highlands, ancient and colonial cities, temples, wildlife, safari… Sri Lanka needs to […]
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48 great hours in Sri Lanka

I recently spent two weeks in India with my husband and his two colleagues. Since we were staying in Chennai, about an hour’s flight from Sri Lanka, we figured we absolutely must go that weekend. I […]
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SUNDAY LUNCH AT HERODION HOTEL, ATHENS - Club Elsewhere - The World's Travel Diary edited by Rosie Bell - A guest post by Lara Olivia Miss Portmanteau

Sunday lunch at Herodion Hotel Athens

The Herodion Hotel sits right at the foot of the Acropolis. It has two award-winning restaurants run by the same kitchen: the popular summer rooftop bar and restaurant Point A and the ground-floor restaurant Atrium, which is open year-round. You […]
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10 stunning beaches in Panama

You’re moving where? Panama? Where is that? Do they have electricity? Will you be kidnapped by pirates? Is there anything else besides the canal? These were all real questions thrown my way when I proudly […]
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How to choose wine - Club Elsewhere - Stories for and by the world -Edited by Rosie Bell - A guest post by Lara Olivia Miss Portmanteau

How to choose wine

Gone are the days of “second up from the top” or bottom of the menu, depending on your budget. While there remains a lot of mysticism about wine – and rightfully so, it takes opening […]