Bocas News

Happy Birthday Bocas del Toro!!

This year Bocas del Toro, will celebrate 113 years since the foundation of the Province of Bocas del Toro. Between yesterday and today in Colon Island more than 50 bands from all the different schools of the Province will parade Read More

The five best places to move if you don’t like the US election results

Amy Schumer said she'd move to Spain. Bryan Cranston said he'd move to Canada. Jon Stewart said he'd move to another planet. At last count, 23 celebrities have claimed they'll leave the country if they don't like the election results. Read More

A Smile for the Community

Bocas del Toro is getting ready for its next high season. From December, tourists from all around the world will be visiting the Islands, and yes, we can say from all over the world! More and more often, we happen Read More

The Little Islands with Big Hearts

Bocas del Toro, Panama is not a big place when it comes to the amount of land it has or population, but it has big beautiful beaches, big waves, big vividly colored reefs and is home to some of the Read More

It all began for a birthday

How do people, and in particular, Americans, end up in Bocas? Our journey began with a birthday request from my spouse Jessica to stay in an “over the water” hut. Jess travels about 2 weeks of every month with her Read More

Yoga called Bocas

Derived from the Sanskrit word yuj, Yoga means union of the individual consciousness or soul with the Universal Consciousness or Spirit. Yoga is a 5000 year old Indian body of knowledge. Though many think of yoga only as a physical exercise Read More

11th Bocas del Toro Anniversary Chili Challange 2016

The Bocas Del Toro 11th Annual Chili Challenge will be held Sunday September 25,2016 at The Bocas Brewery, where it will be "Chili on the Beach" that day. A large crowd of ex-pats, tourists and locals all get a chance Read More

Help my Asilo

I don’t live life on my own terms anymore. When you are committed to a life of service, a life that is simple and direct, you follow the calling. For four years I volunteered at Casa de Asilo in Bocas Read More

Red Frog Beach Resort Villas, Bastamientos, Panama

On my last article, I shared the journey on how to get to the tropical paradise at the Red Frog Beach Resort. As we walked down the walkway to check in, it was a very unique feeling to be entering this Read More

The Lorax for the Bocas’s Nursing home

It was another incredible night in Bocas del Toro, Panama and the loving Bocas community came out in force to support the students of Tangerine Educational Center as they held their annual fundraiser to help our neighbors at the Asilo Read More