Boquete River Inn
Travel Blogs from Boquete
... for a swim if you liked....but with no life jacket on hand we opted not to go in! We started on trying to get to the 3rd waterfall but the path started to get muddy and very steep and slippy. We decided not to continue on as we weren't sure if we were on the right path anyway! We went back the way we came and once we had a good view of the valley we decided to have some of our picnic. We now decide that we would go and see the other waterfall on the ...
... in anything other than a flat calm and without moonlight. We
were also urged to use fresh water sparingly even though the boat carried 2000
litres. This was due to that tankful having to last for the return trip back to
Cartagena with the next lot of passengers there being no fresh water supplies
in bulk on the islands. We were also reminded that this was not a hotel boat
and everyone was expected to muck in and help with chores and cleaning up etc –
as it should ...
Boquete was considered the Napa Valley of coffee in Panama with a cool, fresh climate and pristine natural setting and as we had been hitting the beaches hard, it sounded like a nice change. We hopped on the local bus in Panama City’s huge terminal with our bags and snacks for a seemingly fairly comfortable ride of 6-7hours through the lush countryside and solid roads to David, pronounced Da-vid. But as the day slipped away and turned into night and the torrential rains poured ...
... by Americans who moved to Boquette after reading in a renowned magazine that Boquete is the #3 best place in the world to retire to. So, due to that fact, in the super market you could find every American product, and on Tuesdays which was the day we arrived, there is a Gringo (American tourist) market filled with 97% Americans. Was truly a weird situation.
When I returned Anthony proposed we ascend up Baru volcano, which is the highest ...
... watchtower, I feel extremely spoiled having full watchtower DVD equipped with Paragraphs, questions and scriptures. Here in Panama they have a Atalya ( Watchtower) DVD that only contains one picture for every paragraph and NO SIGNING! It is up to a brother to interpret the entire watchtower.
Thankfully they do have 3 DVD´s available in LSP for the ministry: Would you like to know the truth?, Spirits of the dead, and You ...
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