Travel Blogs from Bocas Town
'Anders neem gewoon de hond mee, die beschermt je wel.' Dat was het antwoord dat ik van Monique kreeg op mijn vraag of ik gewoon alleen een strandwandeling kon maken hier in Bocas del Toro, Panama. Nou, prima dus. De hond heet Chichi, is bruin en fluffy met 'big' hair. Dus ze hadden hem beter Fluffy kunnen noemen. Hij luistert trouwens ook niet …
This entry will be full of the most beautiful pictures you may have ever seen taken with a simple under water camera. Not that I want to brag or anything, but nature lent
itself very well to the fact that these photos are magnificent. We began our travels today into town to do a tour on a Catamaran through three spots: Dolphin Bay, reefs …
Happy 4th of July! Today we have hired a driver to take us through the country side to our next
stop in Bocas del Torro on the Caribbean. The roads are not well developed so Mark did not want to drive and we would have to back track to get to an airport. Our driver, Hans, is an experienced Dutchman who has a long list of careers which …
... on bus stop benches drift but equally not "slumming it" 4 star when the local Westin isn't available. Our guiding light will be to take the 'more interesting' route. Let's see how we get on. Day 1 - Day 4: PANAMA CITY to BOCAS DEL TORO Panama City is a contrast. A massive conglomerate of first-world high rises surrounded by third-world poverty. I have not seen a more in-your-face living comparison between the haves and the ...
... have the Foy Tower in Panama City? Not quite the same impact. It was a very impressive hotel. The special rate for a lovely room was $459. Our hostel price was working just fine for us so we skipped it.
The Panama Canal is a SIGHT to see. HUGE ships being moved very slowly through the canal while the water levels change. It was exciting to watch this engineering marvel.
Well it's time to fly to Manaus, Brasil. We'll see you next time in Brasil. Love ...
How has this lodge rated in the past?
Great views and location. All around great feel to the place. My only complaint is the rooms are stifling hot! Even in the best room the breeze does not cool it off. I know eco friendly is their goal but a ceiling fan would have made a world of difference!
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.