Bocas News

The Perfect Beach For You! Safe Swimming Guide

Beautiful beaches are why people come by the thousands to Bocas Del Toro, Panama every year. Since Bocas is an archipelago with several islands there are many options to choose from when finding the perfect beach for your vacation. On Read More

Summertime = Surfing in Bocas Del Toro!

DST Opening Competition this Weekend at Paki Point, Isla Colon   Its summertime in our part of the world, and Bocas Del Toro has the perfect way to celebrate the beginning of the season: on surfboards, of course! This weekend, Read More

From Dream to reality: one man war

They are surrounding us. Slowly day by day they are taking over the world. Nobody really likes them, but most of us use them. There are literally whole islands in the Pacific made from them. They cause numerous deaths to Read More

Destination 2016 Bocas del Toro

The beginning of a new year always brings tremendous things to Bocas Del Toro, Panama.  It is the start of summer and high season and 2016 may just be one of the best years to travel to our spectacular tropical Read More

Panama named best place to retire in 2016

In Panama, a retired American couple can live on the beach and eat farmer's market fruits and vegetables all year-round, without sacrificing the conveniences and amenities of home for $1,500 a month -- all in. The cost of living is Read More

Island Fitness a new gym in Bocas! Healthy Tips with Stacey

As some of you may have already heard.....BOCAS DEL TORO HAS A NEW GYM COMING!!!  Opening 4th January 2016 asked Stacy Pillari for a little for advice for exercising and eating healthy here in Bocas, just in time Read More

The Heat is on

The sun is shining, the waves are pumping, and the streets in our sleepy little town are coming alive.  The high season is here in Bocas Del Toro, Panama and it is going to be hot! This Saturday December 26 Read More

Rolo de Sedas and Tangerine Educational Center Working Together to Help Those in Need

His week-long Bocas adventure is quickly coming to an end, but he has left a lasting impression on the community and will say farewell with a spectacular event this coming Saturday evening at Indi Lounge in Bocas Del Toro.  A Read More

Island Rhythm Dan Vitale

The islands of Bocas Del Toro, Panama are filled with music. From the nightclubs to the beaches, from the homes to the streets everywhere you turn you can hear it floating through the air. And you can see it, the Read More

An Artist from the Start

Bocas Del Toro is a melting pot of cultures and unique individuals who bring their own beliefs, traditions and passions to the island chain and create the life they envisioned for themselves. has been spotlighting a few of these Read More