Travel Blogs from Isla Colon, Panama

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Episode 20: Snorkeling at Bocas del Toro, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Episode 20: Snorkeling at Bocas del Toro

A travel blog entry by jeffsadventures

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Paid to Play Episode 20:  the one where the author sails on a catamaran in the Caribbean Sea and snorkels among amazingly colorful coral. Don't cry for me.  I know for most of you stuck working in an orifice or in Cubicle-landia rolling the ...

Lady Kiss., Colón to Isla Grande, Panama travel blog

Lady Kiss.

A travel blog entry by stevefn

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... in the beautiful San Blas archipelago. A 375km chain of coral atolls part of Kuna Yala, an autonomous region in north-eastern Panama populated and governed by indigenous people. The third least common travel method, is to fly from Panama Ciy to typically ...

Brilliant Bocas, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Brilliant Bocas

A travel blog entry by tom_hollie_2010

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... we got our passports stamped and got a taxi to Alimante, the port town for the Bocas del Toro island and archipelago. This area of Panama is nicknamed "The Mouth of the Bull" and consists of around 300 islands, but only a few are inhabited. The boat trip ...

The last country in Central America, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

The last country in Central America

A travel blog entry by jeffsadventures

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After a wild time in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica, I have ventured further south to the popular and beautiful Bocas del Toro in Panama. The border crossing into Panama was sort of a pain as "escorts", whether you need or want them or not, make themselves ...

they will pay you for surveys!!!!, Bocas Del Toro, Panama travel blog

they will pay you for surveys!!!!

A travel blog entry by dinaboo

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Bocas....just our kind of place, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Bocas....just our kind of place

A travel blog entry by losbrowns

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From Boquete we headed to the Caribbean side of Panama..to Bocas del Toro. We are currently staying on Isla Colon in Bocas town. Nathan is taking Spanish classes while I am doing ... let's say...nothing. Just hanging out..enjoying the Caribbean vibe, ...

Life on the island, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Life on the island

A travel blog entry by extremelife

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... now and have had an awesome time. Just the fact that I am back in Latin America makes me smile. When I arrived in Panama City the annual Carnival was being celebrated. The Latin America carnival is celebrated every year 40 days before Easter. It consists ...

Goodbye to Beaches, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Goodbye to Beaches

A travel blog entry by kimandjohn

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... for a while... Bocas del Toro Bocas is a small, layed back town on an island in the Bocas del Toro archipeligo, off the coast of Panama.  The town itself is cute, and oddly, doesn´t have a beach.  The town goes right up to the water, with many ...

Endless Banana Plantations, Boca Del Toro, Panama travel blog

Endless Banana Plantations

A travel blog entry by panf007

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... in one day. Put in perspective, this morning we were on the Pacific side of Costa Rica; tonight, we are sleeping on an island on the Carribean side of Panama! Perhaps we should have flown....but we would have missed this land of wonder and ...

From Costa Rica to Panama by bus, taxi and boat, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

From Costa Rica to Panama by bus, taxi and boat

A travel blog entry by worldtrip_kp

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... there I got a water taxi with Bocas Marine Tours, and went to Isla Colon. This took approx 30min. When I arrived in Bocas Town on Isla Colon I spoke with a guy, who was working for a backpackers. So I followed him for 5 min, and ended up at Mondo Taitu ...

Oh wie schön ist Panama!, Isla Colon, Panama travel blog

Oh wie schön ist Panama!

A travel blog entry by annatom

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"Weisst du, Tiger, in Panama ist alles viel schöner als hier" "Wirklich, Bär?" "Ja, weil in Panama riecht alles nach Bananen!" (Janosch - "Oh wie schön ist Panama") Um herauszufinden, ob das wirklich stimmt, machten wir uns auf den Weg nach ...

Dia 20. Bocas del Toro - Buceo, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Dia 20. Bocas del Toro - Buceo

A travel blog entry by maprudencio

*** PLANING *** Dia de Buceo en Bocas del Toro. Hacer dos o tres inmersiones según veamos. Hotel:  Yellow Jack Hostal (www.yellow-jack.com) Precios por Noche: Casa familiar (4 pax.) 80$  ( 14 € Aprox. por ...

Panama's just a canal...isn't it?, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Panama's just a canal...isn't it?

A travel blog entry by martinmcnally

The gang Ive got myself involved with arrived here in Bocas del Toro (on the Caribbean coast), Panama from Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica last night after a rugged and painful journey of 1 1/2 hours to the border at Sixaola with some American guys ...

Adios Costa Rica, hola Panama, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Adios Costa Rica, hola Panama

A travel blog entry by mini_v

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... from $1 (typical uh?). On the bus and off we head to the harbour where we grab a water taxi and pretty much flew for 45mins to Isla Colon in Bocas del Toro. Dropped off our bags at the hotel (eeek bunk beds again and 4 in a room, me and the 3 Norwegian ...

Boat trip to Cayo Zapatillo, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Boat trip to Cayo Zapatillo

A travel blog entry by mini_v

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Woke up with a sore throat nooooooooo! Brekkie at Lillie's again and then off we went on our private boat, Fany (nothing else to say...). Adele joined us for the day as well :) First stop was dolphin bay - saw a couple floating about and then all of a ...

Jungle Island Fun!, Bocas Del Toro (Isla Bastimentos), Panama travel blog

Jungle Island Fun!

A travel blog entry by dan_gee

... repetoire. His name was johnson and he had a gold tooth, quite a cool guy! Anyway we have to leave tomorrow as wel only have one week  left and want to go to a village in a volcano crater before Panama city, is sad to leave this sweet ...

Who needs a car?, Carenero, Panama travel blog

Who needs a car?

A travel blog entry by carolandglenns

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... live in this area in little wooden huts carrying their goods by use of a strap around their heads. As most of Panama, the adult population live a rural life tending their animals, dressed accordingly, the most surprising thing is that the kids ...

Bocas Del Toro, Bocas Del Toro, Panama travel blog

Bocas Del Toro

A travel blog entry by jon_lyall

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Bocas Del Toro - From the canal we headed to the Island of Bocas Del Toro, off the Caribbean coast of Panama.  This is a relaxed island where we stayed for a few days, but the weather wasn't great, with quite a lot of rain.  Did a boat trip ...

Change of Plans, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Change of Plans

A travel blog entry by jusnow

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... to continue sailing.  Of course, that means we are selling the boat.  We are hoping to sell it while here in Panama.  . We have had over 4 years of exciting sailing experiences and have met over 800 like-minded individuals from all over the ...

Rained Off, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Rained Off

A travel blog entry by dave-mcgowan

... and called us to the free seat. A true example of good service and justice! Got to Bocas and got the boat to the main island Colon. We had heard great things about Bocas but I think we were both a tad disapointed; I know I was for sure. We stayed the ...

Panama City to Bocas del Toro town, Bocas del Toro District, Panama travel blog

Panama City to Bocas del Toro town

A travel blog entry by danfrerich

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Left Panama City on a bus at 730pm for what was a 10hr ride that I really can't explain. Imagine a Greyhound type bus which started off normal enough, a movie, straight highway, fairly normal right down to the uncomfortable seats and the person next to me ...

Caribbean, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Caribbean

A travel blog entry by guy.everton

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... mangrove swamps, onto the open sea and into a jetty at Bocas del Toro, the main town on the southern peninsula of Isla Colon. The islands in the archipelago boast natural beauty to the tourist with blue water, Caribbean heat and dense jungle interiors. ...

More rain, More football & Aqua Lounge, Bocas del Toro District, Panama travel blog

More rain, More football & Aqua Lounge

A travel blog entry by lpringle

Today we got up early to go on a boat trip with some friends from the hostel but it was poruing with rain! Instead we went to the hostel next door and watched the Argentina football match where they scored in the 91st minute to win - very tense! I spent ...

Runing to the rain, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Runing to the rain

A travel blog entry by senorbrian

... at first they thought i was costa rican. Storm damage. So i witnessed first hand all the distruction that this region of panama has felt over the past month or more, roads were out land slides rocks everywhere new rivers new water falls trees fallen ...

Rainy days in Bocas, Isla Colon, Panama travel blog

Rainy days in Bocas

A travel blog entry by cgavin

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... chair in the surf of Starfish Beach in Bocas del Drago, a half hour cab ride and 20 minute hike to the other side of Isla Colon. The emerald waters, home to many star fish was the perfect place to soak in some sun, toss around the frisbee and watch the ...

At The Mouth Of The Bull, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

At The Mouth Of The Bull

A travel blog entry by jameshardy88

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... it. Travelling on towards Bocas we had to catch yet a another shuttle bus followed by a short boat ride, which took us to Isla Colon, the main island. We got ourselves set up in a basic but pleasant Hostel, which importantly came equipped with a ...

Bastimentos Island and Red Frog Beach, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Bastimentos Island and Red Frog Beach

A travel blog entry by danfrerich

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... up on Panama. Most of the locals met so far have generally been rude and who ever told me that you could make it around panama easy without knowing much Spanish is a lier face... And then I get on a small boat from Bocas town to the island of ...

Bocas del Toro, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Bocas del Toro

A travel blog entry by frhetoric

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... relative to everything else.  We are leaving in the morning back to Costa Rica and overall I was thoroughly impressed by Panama. The people are super friendly and are eager to make a good impression. Until the US government allows us to head to ...

Catching fish in Bastimientos, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Catching fish in Bastimientos

A travel blog entry by wavegirl77

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Bocas town is for partiers and Bastimientos for relaxation. Between the red rooster and the crystal clear waters we caught some fish and ate ...

Panama for sale, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Panama for sale

A travel blog entry by nancydeb

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We got a great welcoming to Panama: a large procession of children dressed up in white suits and long boots with drums. Actually they were celebrating independence. It was a fairly tame affair but it was getting live coverage on the local news channel for ...

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