Travel Blogs from Boquete, Panama

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Coffee and strawberries in beautiful Boquete, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Coffee and strawberries in beautiful Boquete

A travel blog entry by ristohannah

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... 7 hours, 2 buses, and 1 very strange film about a runaway freight train later we arrived in Boquete. Boquete, up in the cool Chiriquí highlands of northern Panama, close to the Costa Rican border, was a refreshing change from muggy Panama City. The small ...

Real Panama, Potrerillos Arriba, Panama travel blog

Real Panama

A travel blog entry by truetravelerare

... this? Answer: It is amazing what an inquisitive mind and positive attitude can bring about. I struck up a conversation with Bob in downtown Boquete about local politics, and he asked me if I would like to learn more. Learn, I have. For me, this experience ...

Coffee Break, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Coffee Break

A travel blog entry by roseyd

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... off."(Tommy Cooper.....again)   After Bocas del Toro we were looking forward to nice wholesome activities and early nights at Boquete. Fortunately for us we arrived too late on Saturday to engage in any cultural activities, and everything is shut on ...

"To the Ends of the Earth"

A travel blog entry by comeasyouare

... Ca- reese). Mike & Debbie are also visiting from Wisconsin. Jeremy & Karis are Missionaries and have been assigned to Panama for the past 5 years. Everyone was so warm and loving that by the end of the day, any onlooker would have assumed we were ...

A rainbow making machine for the world!!!!, Boquete, Panama travel blog

A rainbow making machine for the world!!!!

A travel blog entry by sandramcnicol

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... Sorry been very lazy lately with the updates, the relaxed feeling from Bocas del Torro is lingering well.  So arrived in Boquete (as cheesie as it sounds it is quite a flower) on Monday, and I am staying with a local family (yup something I ...

Boquete, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Boquete

A travel blog entry by mariejeanwilson

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... behind the supermarket. As we have use of fridge and kitchen the shop is very handy - beer and wine is cheap too. Boquete is a mountain town and has a much cooler and wetter climate. Because of this flowers grow in abundance and there are some ...

Entering coffee country, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Entering coffee country

A travel blog entry by cat6698

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... on the seat in front of me, we arrive at Boquette elated like we have been given a second life. Boquette is in central Panama, high up in the mountains. It is known for its bird watching, coffee plantations and hikes, yes you've guessed it we are ...

Chiquiri Highlands, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Chiquiri Highlands

A travel blog entry by markandemma

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... season and is one of the hardest birds to see! We ended up camping in Parque National La Amistad which straddles Costa Rica and Panama. Although we heard the quetzal several times, we never saw it! There was a lot of other avian and mammalian life to see ...

La Boca del Tore, Chiriqui grande, Panama travel blog

La Boca del Tore

A travel blog entry by aleman

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... foggy rainforest. I saw my first warnig sign for snakes!  (did nt see one though) Then you come down to the PanAm Highway Heading towards Panama City. I did not visit the "famous RV-park in Santa Clara", but headed straight to Panama ...

Caminatas y Batidos de Fresa, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Caminatas y Batidos de Fresa

A travel blog entry by damnfunkin

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... we were supposed to have walked. Didn't work out that bad though, as we enjoyed a great walk in the hills behind Boquete. Boquete itself looks beautiful from above - snuggly fitting into the surrounding hills like a European ski resort (without the ...

Boquete, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Boquete

A travel blog entry by katandphil

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Not too much to say about our uneventful stay in Boquete, it was raining most of the time we were there and our hostel was full of retired americans trying to buy property (not a great combo!). We went for a walk to explore the local area, got ...

Higher and Higher, up to Boquete, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Higher and Higher, up to Boquete

A travel blog entry by jdhermann

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To heck with islands and beaches...lets see some of the highlands of Panama. Today we head to the mountain town of Boquete, which in north of David. David is Panama´s second largest town. Population of Boquete is 5000 and they say it is the land of ...

Panama - it's not all about the canal!, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Panama - it's not all about the canal!

A travel blog entry by katbromhall

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... did the washing up too! We also went on a sailing trip in Bocas but it rained! Not so much fun. Next stop was Boquete, a town at higher altitude where lots of Panamanians go to retire. This probably explains why there's not much to do there! It also ...

Panama: Boquete, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Panama: Boquete

A travel blog entry by daria_juergen

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After a nice time on the beach we decided to do something different and went to Boquete, a village in Chiriqui province, in the Pacific West of Panama. It is a cozy village which is known as the "Valley of the Flowers". Boquete shares some of ...

Boquete, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Boquete

A travel blog entry by veromarcos

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... the entrance for $2. As you can see from the picture we indulged in a small chocolate fondue when we got back to Boquete, although originally we entered the cafeteria to have a fruit salad...wishful thinking. Tonight we will add some more calories by ...

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A travel blog entry by bugs1983

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Boquete - Expat Haven in the Highlands, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Boquete - Expat Haven in the Highlands

A travel blog entry by lobo

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... _highlands.php http://www.businesspanama.com/tourism/retire_live.php http://www.spanishcourses.info/cities/boquete-panama-312-EN.htm ---------------------------------------------------- For my impressions, experiences and observations, read on. My ...

Jardin, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Jardin

A travel blog entry by slowayround

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 Drove over to another mountain town, Boquette on the other side of the volcano, we're enjoying the cooler weather of the highlands – they even put blankets on the beds here, lodging in the lowlands usually just have a sheet because ...

Beautiful setting & Coffee Plantation Tour, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Beautiful setting & Coffee Plantation Tour

A travel blog entry by travelbee

Took the 45 minute flight from Panama City to David and then a 45 taxi to Boquete. The town itself is ok, but the surrounding area is stunning. Rolling hills in numerous shades of green create a valley with a town surrounded by mountains in nearly all ...

Taking a rest, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Taking a rest

A travel blog entry by pagesturning

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We decided it was my (Sheila) turn to do a BLOG....so here I am! We've been at our friend's place in Boquete, Panama for 12 days and it has been such a relaxing therapeutic experience. It is a very soporific place as the gardens full of tropical plants ...

And so to Costa Rica and Panama, Boquete, Panama travel blog

And so to Costa Rica and Panama

A travel blog entry by pagesturning

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... detail and he finally waved us away (our African experience has come in useful). We are now in a little bit of paradise in Boquete staying with our friends Jane and Barry who left Vancouver over 12 years ago on a similar trip and just never returned. ...

up, up and ow, Boquete, Panama travel blog

up, up and ow

A travel blog entry by zammer

... trees, all that good stuff. But since we'd just come from a beach, we headed on to this little mountain town called Boquete. It's surrounded by coffee plantations; I've never seen coffee plants before. They're bushes, a couple meters high maybe, with ...

Panama, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Panama

A travel blog entry by barryandmaja

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... for the hills to cool down and enjoy fresh mountain air. According to our guidebook the best place to get that is the village of Boquete. Boquete was voted one of the best places in world to retire in an American magazine, so there is a lot ex pats, ...

From the sea level to 3,474 m above it, Boquete, Panama travel blog

From the sea level to 3,474 m above it

A travel blog entry by luxguy

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... bus to explore Panama's midland, to be more precise a mountain town Boquete. To get to Boquete a bus switch must be done in David, Panama's the second biggest city. Even if David has gained a lot of importance within the country, the town ...

Panama Trip, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Panama Trip

A travel blog entry by travellerdalton

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We went to Panama because out passports needed renewing.  We didn't go to Nicaragua because we wanted to check out Panama.  On our wat to Boquete we stopped at a restaurant called TGI Fridays.  You will see a picture of me in between The ...

Here come those crazy Slovenians on Red Frog, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Here come those crazy Slovenians on Red Frog

A travel blog entry by wheresdaznow

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... returning from 2 weeks teaching Spanish to gringos in San Jose, and not liking a minute of it. Having spent time in San Jose and now Panama City I cannot say I blame her one bit as this place has it in spades over SJ. And the final leg saw me share a taxi ...

Boquete, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Boquete

A travel blog entry by anywherebuthere

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I went on a day trip to Boquete from David. It is an hours drive away on a chicken bus. I had planned to stay here over night but I was told in David that there was a big festival on in the town and that it would be difficult to get a bed. When I arrive ...

Flowers, gardens, elves, oh my!, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Flowers, gardens, elves, oh my!

A travel blog entry by jdhermann

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... cheese rolled insided thinly sliced and fried eggplant, served over pasta with great homemade tomato sauce. Papa Ricco has only been in Boquete since October and recently opened his restaurant. He is quite proud of the fact he does all his own cooking and ...

Manic On Coffee, My Garden is Your Garden, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Manic On Coffee, My Garden is Your Garden

A travel blog entry by inoursuitcase

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... by their full, long coloured dresses. The fabrics are nowhere near as impressive or detailed as what we saw in Guatemala though. Boquete is nestled in a mountain valley at 1060m, with the sparkling Rio Caldera running through it plus grade 5 rapids for ...

Boquete - Berge & Kaffee in Panama, Boquete, Panama travel blog

Boquete - Berge & Kaffee in Panama

A travel blog entry by bergfex75

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... gelegt, jetzt heisst es üben, üben, üben. An den Nachmittagen nutzten wir einige der zahlreichen Angebote in Boquete. U.a. stiegen wir in heiße Schwefelquellen, um anschließend im angrenzenden Fluss Abkühlung zu erhalten. Und natürlich die ...

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