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About Rosie Bell

Rosie Bell is a Travel Writer, full-time sun seeker and author of the book "365 Ideas to Enjoy Your Life Today". She grew up in four countries on two continents and has been fortunate enough to cast her eyes on over 90 alluring destinations around the world. She exposes her unashamed adoration of beaches and beautiful adventure stories on thebeachbell.com. Follow her on Instagram @TheBeachBell.

Where to Celebrate Carnival in Panama

Thought Carnival was only for the Brazilians? Every February Panama comes alive for this 4-day celebration that’s deeply entrenched in the country’s culture. Nation-wide, there are street parties, parades, fireworks and ‘mojaderas’ – water balloons, buckets and even fire hoses spraying you till you’re soaking wet. If you’re in Panama for this mega-holiday, you’re in for […]

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The Best Beach Trips from Panama City

Can you think of a better way to immerse yourself into Panamanian life than by heading out to the county’s 1,500 miles of shoreline? The Isthmus of Panama is blessed with alluring, azure-hued beaches on the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. One of the benefits of being based in Panama City is that a […]

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Happy 6th Birthday to Us!

On the 12th of January 2012, Casco Antiguo Spanish School celebrated it’s grand opening in the heart of Panama City, the beautiful Casco Viejo. Since then, we have been lucky enough to help thousands of people learn Spanish. Speaking Spanish is an absolute asset, which once harnessed, literally doubles the size of your world. Who […]

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How to choose which neighbourhood to stay at in Panama City

The question of where to live anywhere in the world is a very personal one, and there is a never-ending list of factors that come into play. What do you want versus what do you need? What can you afford? What quality of life are you looking for? And what would you like to get […]

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5 Must Try Casco Viejo Coffee Shops

There’s just so much to see and explore in Panama City, but without a doubt the best place to get lost and simply wander through its corners and hidden gems is the city’s most beloved neighbourhood – and home of Casco Antiguo Spanish School- Casco Viejo. After exploring its narrow streets, churches, boutique shops, squares […]

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How to meet people when you move to Panama City

What’s the best part of moving to a new city? Tasting everything for the first time? All the new smells? Moving into your new place? The exhilaration of moving to a new city can rapidly be dampened by the lack of a social network. There are so many new things and places to be discovered, […]

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The Best Places to Work Remotely in Panama City

Panama City is the most international capital in Central America, with a slew of expats and entrepreneurs arriving in their droves, eager to capitalise on its booming economy, safety and stunning architecture. The city is increasingly becoming a hot spot for Digital Nomads, as evident by the number of new co-working spaces popping up in […]

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10 Fabulous Rooftop Bars in Panama City

What better place to feel the wind in your hair than in a fabulous rooftop bar, caressing the clouds? There’s something so effortlessly chic about a rooftop bar, and Panama City is showered in them.

In the old town of Casco Viejo, one is particularly spoilt for choice. The scope of rooftop bars means that if […]

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What it’s like to learn Spanish at Casco Antiguo, from one of our students

Latin culture has held a space among my fascinations for as long as I can remember. Subsequently, wanting to learn Spanish has been a lingering aspiration of mine. It is spoken in over 20 countries and phonically; it’s exceptionally kind to the ear. One fine day in Panama City, the sweltering humidity was punishing and […]

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