Month: June 2015

By Preston Nix

#40 Panama

Panama City (Spend 24-32 hours here, I did 38) Panama City, the capital of Panama, and home to the Panama Canal (they really just took a name they liked and stuck with it didn’t they), was a fine country where I felt save and welcomed. A good friend lived there for a time, told me…

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By Preston Nix

#39 Bahamas

Bahamas has always been a pretty big destination for Americans who want to get out of the country, but do something safe, familiar and close. Also, it has beautiful beaches to go long with its English and close proximity.  While a very cool country, with great people, it is pretty expensive. While this is the…

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By Preston Nix

#38 Chile

Chile is an incredibly safe and developed country. Honestly, I felt like I was just in Chicago or Houston, but where the languages were swapped (plenty of people spoke English too, just like plenty of people in America speak Spanish).  I went to Chile with the MBA program at TCU, but a few good friends…

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By Preston Nix

#41 Colombia

To begin, Colombia has an incredibly unwarranted reputation as a place that is dangerous and full of drugs. When I arrived in the airport in Cartagena I thought that this reputation would hold true when I got ripped off by the cab driver, but from then on the experience has been incredible. The beach isn’t…

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