GO2 CENTRAL AMERICA
Qantas flies to Cancun, Mexico with American Airlines. qantas.com.au Copa Airlines flies to most Central and South American cities including San Jose, Costa Rica, Guatemala City, Guatemala and Panama City, Panama. copaair.com Nature Air flies to Bocas del Toro, or get a bus and a boat. natureair.com
NEED TO KNOW
When crossing the Panama border by foot, ensure you have proof of your onward journey out of the country. Avoid expensive taxis from Cancun airport and get an ADO bus to Cancun or Playa del Carmen. ado.com.mx Use the Costa Rican currency (colons) in shops, bars and restaurants rather than US dollars as locals calculate the exchange rate on the fly.