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Panama

The Fogo Island Inn, Canada.

Global

Dream merchants: The future of hotels has arrived

Lance Richardson In the 21st century, 'hospitality' is taking on new colours, writes Lance Richardson.

Global

My plane, my way

Captain's Choice Jet

Paul Sheehan Eight countries, three weeks, 87 strangers: Paul Sheehan boards a private jet for a serial adventure.

USA

View with no room

Panama canal

Negotiating the Panama Canal is not for the faint-hearted mariner, writes Louise Goldsbury.

Panama

Pirates on the horizon

Bocas del Toro

On a sleepy archipelago in the Caribbean, Vanessa Woods finds treasure that the Spanish overlooked.

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Travellers Tips

Hot list

Top 10 countries to visit in 2011

Carnival Sao Paulo

Lonely Planet has drawn on the knowledge, passion and kilometres travelled by its staff, authors and online community to present the Top 10 Countries to visit in 2011.

South America

Linger longer, learn the lingo

Steve McKenna learns how to wrap his lips around 'Espanol' with the locals in Latin America.

Map of Panama

Travel News

Phuket's beach bars, restaurants evicted in clean-up

Phuket's beach restaurants are being evicted.

DONNA DEMAIO 12:37pm | Scores of beach restaurants and clubs disappearing under new rules from military junta.

Passengers rage as child 'defecates in plane seat': report

KYLIE MCLAUGHLIN 1:14pm | The etiquette of some Chinese travellers overseas has again come under fire after a family allegedly allowed their child to defecate on the seat of a Delta Airlines flight from Beijing to Detroit.

Magaluf bar crawl shut down in wake of viral sex video

NATALIE PARIS 10:34am | A club night notorious for encouraging drunken sex acts among tourists in Magaluf has been ordered to close down for 12 months.

Hilton hotels to replace room keys with guests' smartphones

10:16am | Hilton Worldwide hotel guests will soon be able to use their smartphones to select specific rooms, make special requests, check in and out, and even unlock their room doors.

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