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by / on February 13, 2017 at 11:00 am / in From Panama Jack

All-Inclusive Resort Etiquette

Etiquette means more than just which fork to use, though when I’m on vacation you’d be impressed to even see me use one. As far as other folks are concerned though, etiquette helps us all get along. Since all—inclusive resorts […]

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by / on January 27, 2017 at 11:00 am / in From Panama Jack

Why Nautical Charts are Fun

They look a lot like maps, but they’re bigger: giant sheets of paper. And they have a bunch of tiny numbers and symbols and colors on them. They show the coast as a mix of odd colors, and lots of […]

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by / on January 17, 2017 at 11:00 am / in From Panama Jack

6 Ways to Teach Your Kids About Ocean Conservation

With phrases like “climate change,” “carbon footprint,” and “sustainability” on the tip of everyone’s tongues these days, engaging the younger generation in treating our oceans with respect and care has never been so critical; yet many avenues of power are […]

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by / on January 13, 2017 at 10:00 am / in From Panama Jack

A Brief and Partly True History of Sunscreen

My personal history of sunscreen starts with Mom rubbing it on so thick I looked like an albino boy running amok at the pool. I later found that Mom didn’t need just sunscreen to embarrass me but that’s another whole […]

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by / on January 11, 2017 at 10:00 am / in From Panama Jack

Ways to Enjoy the Beach in Winter

In my part of the country, the beach empties out in winter. Coastal weather is windy, rainy, and just cold enough to be clammy and damp, but not cold enough to be crisp and clear. Restaurants close. Eveyone goes up […]

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by / on January 9, 2017 at 8:01 am / in From Panama Jack

Panama Jack Partners with Playa Hotels & Resorts to Create Panama Jack Resorts

Coral Gables, FL – January 9, 2017 – The much-loved lifestyle brand that calls to mind memorable trips for millions of travelers is about to transform vacationing. Panama Jack announced today that it is licensing Playa Hotels & Resorts, the […]

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by / on December 23, 2016 at 5:00 am / in From Panama Jack

Why Pirates Couldn’t Swim

We all seem to romanticize the pirate lifestyle. Heck right now, as I write this, I am wearing an eyepatch and swilling a jug of grog. Okay, in all honesty the eyepatch is a toy I bought last Halloween and […]

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by / on December 19, 2016 at 5:00 am / in From Panama Jack

6 Ways to Fake Christmas at the Beach

I’ve always wanted to spend Christmas at the beach but things always get in the way. Things like, you know, family, kids, presents and traditions. Darn those things. I still want to go but since we can’t get away, maybe […]

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by / on December 16, 2016 at 11:00 am / in From Panama Jack

The Beach Lover’s Holiday Gift Guide

Most people consider the holiday season to be the most wonderful time of the year (they even wrote a song about it!) But for the beach lover in your life, the real most wonderful time of the year is another […]

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by / on December 14, 2016 at 10:00 am / in From Panama Jack

Winter Island Getaways

If icy conditions have left you shivering and dreaming of warm sandy beaches, these island destinations are great places to thaw this winter. Jamaica Jamaica is such an obvious choice for anybody looking to beat the chill this season. From […]

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