Latest Isla Palenque Stories

2011-06-16 07:05:00

CHICAGO, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amble Resorts, the eco-development company that made a splash on the travel scene this spring with their Island Intern Contest, sends the two contest winners, Luke Hansen and Benjamin Brown, to Panama today. Cameras in hand, the cinematographer and journalist will spend the next six weeks exploring Panama's lesser-known natural, cultural and adventure pursuits, and documenting their experiences on Amble's blog, as well as on Facebook, YouTube and...

2011-05-02 16:12:00

CHICAGO, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After three months of intense competition, Amble Resorts announces two separate winners of their Island Intern Contest - Luke Hansen and Benjamin Brown. Hansen, a freelance cinematographer from Phoenix, and Brown, an aspiring travel journalist residing in Las Vegas, applied to the contest separately, but the contest judges decided that their complementary skill sets would make a strong team, and today declared them co-winners. The two applicants beat...

2011-02-14 07:25:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Resort at Isla Palenque, an Amble Resort, is pleased to announce their Island Intern Contest. The eco-luxury resort seeks collegiate and post graduate students with a passion for sustainable travel and adventure to apply to be the first intern on tropical Isla Palenque, an island located in the Gulf of Chiriqui, Panama. The winner will receive the opportunity to live on the island for 4-6 weeks with all expenses paid including travel, lodging,...

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