Bocas News

Doctor Dolittle of Bocas

Have you read the story or watched the movie about Doctor Doolittle (Dr. Doolittle) written by Hugh Lofting? The story was about a doctor that had a hard time relating or understanding people. The doctor has a very intelligent parrot Read More

Self-Sustainable and Living off the Grid

Have you ever thought about being more self-sustainable? Either living off the grid completely or partially?  In some parts of the world living even partially off the grid can be illegal or taxed. Here, in Bocas del Toro, it is Read More

Buying Property in Bocas del Toro

Even though, Panamá has extended their borders to be closed until the end of July this still has not deterred people from around the world from sending us email asking about relocating and buying property here in Bocas del Toro. Read More

Treasure Hunting during CV 19

When thinking of hidden treasure, we think of the time of pirates hiding their cache of golden treasure to be forgotten, lost in time, and then later being discovered unexpectedly. This was not an uncommon event of English Privateers in Read More

Nina and Oliver two souls, one Bocas!

Always looking for quality photos for our page, one day I discover impactful photos of Bocas del Toro, full of color, vibrating but above all capable of fully expressing every moment of life in Bocas. I went to investigate and Read More

Going back to normal!

Photos are by @BDTProductions In the last two months the Panamá government was forced to close the country, due to the COVID 19 Virus. The immediate closure caused many changes to the country, which was followed by strict measures being Read More

Coming together during CV 19

cover photo by HSN pictures Bocas Town is the capital of Bocas del Toro Province in Panama. The colorful and full Caribbean style is what attracts a lot of people to visit. Their beautiful beaches to surf, scuba diving and Read More

Red Frog Beach Island Resort: Conservation of Environment & Energy in Panama

Red Frog Beach Island Resort & Spa is the only resort in Panama to be Green Globe Certified. In order to achieve a Green Globe Certification, businesses must document and demonstrate sustainable operation and management. The Green Globe Certification recognizes Read More

From The Experts: Delving Deeper Into The Future Of Travel

  Angelina Villa-ClarkeContributor Travel Chasing the dream: I write about travel and the world around me       In this occasional series for Forbes, I talk to industry insiders and travel experts about their views on how we will Read More

Christmas and Beyond, Caribbean Style  

Just because November is over does not mean that the island chain of Bocas del Toro, Panama is done celebrating. If you were in our neck of the woods during November, you know how the Fiestas Patrias celebrations were incredible.  Read More