Out with the Old, In with the New Year

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Out with the Old, In with the New Year

Like every country, Panama has some great New Years traditions. One favorite is the burning of effigies.  Locals create elaborate life sized dolls or ‘muñecas’, that look much like a scarecrow.  During the New Year’s Eve festivities, these … more →

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Employee Parking

One of the amazing sights around the waters of Bocas del Toro is the local transportation. Â Forget freeways and cars, think sailboats, motorboats and dug-out canoes. Still commonly used by locals, the dug-out canoes are called cayucos. Â Take … more →

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Happy Holidays!

We are well into the Panamanian holiday season. Â Today is Mother’s day in Panama, a national holiday that is widely celebrated. Â The month of November is loaded with Patriotic holidays including independence from Spain and from Columbia. Â … more →

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Isla Popa, Bocas del Toro, Panama
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