Travel Blogs from Bocas Town, Panama

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Panama, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Panama

A travel blog entry by akbar

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... by westernization due to unbridled tourism. My good buddy from Peace Corps (Tim Jones) & I spent 2 weeks visiting Panama City, Penonome, Boquete, Bocas del Toro & the San Blas Islands. The HI-LITE of Panama and one of the coolest things ...

Muchos Graçias Muchachos, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Muchos Graçias Muchachos

A travel blog entry by boysontour100

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... a town and a tourist resort located on the southern tip of Colón Island in the Bocas del Toro Archipelago in the Caribbean Sea. Bocas Town had 12,996 residents in 2008. We got an all inclusive transfer to cross the border from Costa Rica to Panama rather ...

Panama!, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Panama!

A travel blog entry by kate9miller

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... on the boat! Once in Galfito I got a taxi to the border; getting out of Costa Rica was easy enough but the queue to get into Panama seemed to take forever (in reality it was just over 2 hours!). 2 minibuses, 2 boat taxis and 7 hours later, I arrived in ...

Carribean de Panama, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Carribean de Panama

A travel blog entry by diasbuenos

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... all, a wonderful few days despite the sun burn! Our first border crossing tomorrow over to Costa Rica, haven't heard one mention of the Panama papers here, on the one hand it's lovely to be removed from it all, but on the other it makes me wonder how ...

Country Number 6 - Panama, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Country Number 6 - Panama

A travel blog entry by ren_n_ems

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Left Costa Rica and arrived in Panama, we feeled stitched up by the immigration because we had to buy a bus ticket back to Costa Rica because we didn´t have any confirmation of our onward journey.  To cross the border we had to walk across a ...

Dentist appointment and visited Red Frog Beach, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Dentist appointment and visited Red Frog Beach

A travel blog entry by ren_n_ems

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Yes we had to visit the Dentist today, one of Roody´s teeth crumbled and after trying to do our own repairs ( temporary filling equipment given to us by Rene´s dentist) we decided that a Dentist visit was required.....great dentist called Doctor Wong ...

Bocas birthday bash, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Bocas birthday bash

A travel blog entry by 2monkeys

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... a day or so there, and where we met a couple of Panamanian movie makers who were busy making a tourist promotional film of Bocas town and all the surrounding islands. Simon's 30th  was a bit overcast but we took a boat tour of the ...

So a Brit an Aussie & a German walk into a bar...., Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

So a Brit an Aussie & a German walk into a bar....

A travel blog entry by stevebertram

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... latched on to us and the Austrian who had just bought a useless bus ticket. Christian was also heading to Bocas like me so we got a minibus to the town of Almirante (after much haggling and a few rows between different drivers) and then a speed boat to ...

Rahuls Birthday Binge, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Rahuls Birthday Binge

A travel blog entry by rahulandben

And onto the notorious party town of Bocas Del Torro for my birthday. FYI - This is the first one in 7 years where i haven't had an exam around the day so yes, i deserve to cry myself a river and make these 4 days about me. A 2hr bus to Sixaloa, ...

Panama, Bocas Del Toro Part 1, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Panama, Bocas Del Toro Part 1

A travel blog entry by testigos

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... tourist visa expires and we are required to leave the country for 72 hours.  Some people go to Managua Nicaragua but most visit Panama as it it the easiest (or so it seemed at the time). Panama uses the American dollar as its currency, their roads ...

Birthday del Toro, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Birthday del Toro

A travel blog entry by ditdotnonny

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It pays to be posh. I booked myself two nights over my birthday at this posh resort just outside Bocas del Toro town on the Panamanian Caribbean island of the same name. The first night was pre-birthday excitement (telling myself that I couldn't hum The ...

Bocas Del Toro - Panama, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Bocas Del Toro - Panama

A travel blog entry by matt.taryn

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Hey everyone! Our next stop was Bocas Del Toro...islands in the northern part of Panama on the Carribean side! The island we stayed at really reminded us of somewhere that would be in "Pirates of the Carribean"...with bars and restaurants lining the ...

Caribbean cruising maaan., Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Caribbean cruising maaan.

A travel blog entry by mardow

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... our chances.  Lucky for us that we did as it was an amazing three days. The trip to Bocas del Toro is through the winding hills of Panama's exotic jungles... houses on stilts between banana plantations, valleys of green and friendly locals waving at ...

Boca del Toro!, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Boca del Toro!

A travel blog entry by jlabbe

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... the ocean and a wicked hang over that later turned out to be something much different....we arrive in Boca! What a beautiful little town!!  Its situated on a little island and is definately a tourist town, yet not a lot of tourists know about ...

Bocas del Toro sous l'eau !, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Bocas del Toro sous l'eau !

A travel blog entry by laultimalluvia

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... ;"Balboa" aussi appelé "Dollar" car ce SONT des dollars américains. Mais plus d'explications dans un prochain article argent du Panama. Ensuite on s'est vite dit qu'on était au paradis, tout est si peu cher par rapport au Costa Rica ...

Star Fish, Red Frogs, Dolphins & Jelly Fish, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Star Fish, Red Frogs, Dolphins & Jelly Fish

A travel blog entry by samellietravels

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...  in Gran Kahuna Hostel. That first evening we ended up going to a party at the Aqua Lounge, just across the water from Bocas Town. We took a taxi boat across and found the Aqua Lounge to be a really cool place. Its a Bar/Hostel with decking ...

Black and Blue in Bocas, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Black and Blue in Bocas

A travel blog entry by valetroy

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... more of my camera´s safety than my own.  Not good. I´m hoping that in CR I can find somewhere to stay that is actually on the beach. Panama´s been good, much better than expected till Bocas, which I think is very overrated unless you ...

Carnival in Bocas, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Carnival in Bocas

A travel blog entry by cailintaisteal

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... for carnival and head to what was supposed to be a quieter area, Bocas del toro which is part of archipelago on Northern Coast of Panama. It's beautiful but party is on full swing! Stayed at hostel built on stilts over the sea with parts of deck cut out ...

SCREWED AGAIN, BOCAS DEL TORO, Panama travel blog

SCREWED AGAIN

A travel blog entry by trolibus

YET AGAIN ANOTHER RESORT DUMP.  REALLY WANTED TO COME HERE AND DO SOME SNORKELLING BUT ONCE AGAIN THE DREGS OF THE EARTH (SURFERS, DRUNKS AND WHORES) HAVE TAKEN OVER THIS PLACE SO I AM LEAVING IN THE MORNING AND HEADING BACK UP THE CARRIBEAN COST OF ...

In the mouths of bulls, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

In the mouths of bulls

A travel blog entry by sjsil

... types - where we learned that the Earth is our Mother and that yellow warbler birds travel every six months between Cleveland and Panama City.   The plane ride itself was pretty hilarious. This plane was the smallest one I had ever seen / pondered ...

Bocas del Toro, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Bocas del Toro

A travel blog entry by lastresguapas

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Réveil a 4h30 pour prendre l'avion jusqu'a Bocas del Toro, une île de Panama, un coin de paradis. Boarding pass en carton, 11 passagers et le décollage qui sert le ventre... mais on oublie vite en arrivant à l'hotel Olas sur pilotis. Un sourire ...

Scuba Lessons, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Scuba Lessons

A travel blog entry by marsdenfamily

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... . We discussed with them how we would be overjoyed if we could learn to scuba dive. We finally decided to do lessons here in Bocas Del Toro. Since they are friends they gave us the lessons at a discount. Kyle was to be our instructor. Tyler is too young ...

Panama or Bust, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Panama or Bust

A travel blog entry by marsdenfamily

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... and ice cream.  But the clock is ticking and the hurricanes are spooling up, it's time to leave for Bocas Del Toro, Panama.  The morning we were scheduled to leave the wind was blowing around 23 knots in the anchorage.  We had ...

The Enigma of the 3 Toed Sloth, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

The Enigma of the 3 Toed Sloth

A travel blog entry by findscore

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... , Bocas has it´s own enimagtic weather system that can be quite unpredictable, meaning the rainy season and the dry season are fused into one. Bocas Town is a bit skeezy, and the most built up spot of any of the islands, which is due to a huge flux of ...

Chilling in Bocas del Toro, Bocas del Toro, Panama travel blog

Chilling in Bocas del Toro

A travel blog entry by mogandfrog

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We have spent the last week chilling in Bocas del Toro. We originally intended on staying for 4 nights but decided to extend our visit and move to Isla Caranero, a much smaller island just across the water from Isla Colon. We are staying at a lovely spot ...

Ohhhh wie schön ist Panama ..., Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Ohhhh wie schön ist Panama ...

A travel blog entry by jules-did-it

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... . In Almirante fahren die Fähren und Wassertaxis nach Bocas del Toro bzw auf die Insel Isla Colón mit der Hauptstadt Bocas Town was mein Ziel werden sollte. Mit dem letzten Wassertaxi kam ich Abends auf Bocas an und freute mich, dass in meinem ...

Notre séjour à Bocas del Toro, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Notre séjour à Bocas del Toro

A travel blog entry by oli-stel

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... parcours nous nous arrêtons pour quelques Smoothies et une bonne bière. De retour à notre hostel nous réservons le transport jusqu'à Panama City, il inclura la lancha jusqu'à Almirante le mini-bus jusqu'à la station de bus et le bus de nuit ...

Plongées à Shesche & Dolphin Rock, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Plongées à Shesche & Dolphin Rock

A travel blog entry by oli-stel

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Nous avons rendez-vous à 9h00 pour nos deux plongées avec Starfleet, Caris est déjà devant le centre. C'est chouette nous sommes que les trois avec notre Divemaster Manuel et Ricardo un espagnol qui fait ça formation pour devenir Divemaster. Après ...

Plongées à Tiger Rock & Blue Rock, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Plongées à Tiger Rock & Blue Rock

A travel blog entry by oli-stel

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... nbsp; Pour ces deux plongées au large nous aurons deux Divesmasters Katja de Lucerne établit ici depuis quelques mois et Ector de Bocas.  Nous embarquons vers 9h00 et allons chercher deux Américains un père et son fils qui dorment sur une autre ...

Down with Dengue, Bocas Town, Panama travel blog

Down with Dengue

A travel blog entry by marsdenfamily

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Author: David I wasn’t feeling well one day.  The next I knew I was vomiting and proceeded to pass out.  Top 5 of a cruisers worst nightmare- seriously sick in a banana republic, many hours from a major medical facility.  Toutou got ...

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