Swell of the Decade – Pro Surfers Flock to Bocas del Toro 

photos courtesy of Red Frog Bungalows Bocas del Toro is becoming more and more renowned internationally for its exceptional  surf conditions in January and in the first month of this new decade, the stars, the moon, the tides…


The Permaculture Project That is Breaking Ground

Stephen Brooks is the founder and primary director of Punta Mona in Costa Rica.


We Took the Skyway

Skyway Airlines is Bocas’ new way to get to Costa Rica within minutes of the Bocas del Toro International Airport on Isla Colon. Skyway is a Costa Rican airline that began in 2017 and Bocas is its…


Eloping on a Caribbean Pirate Ship ◈ The Tale of the Black Magic Love Spell

(español abajo)  Cover photo from HNS Pictures Bocas del Toro is a place to…


Doble Corona Bocas: Back to Back Surf Competitions in Playa Paunch on the APS National Circuit

(español abajo) In 2019, the Asociación Panameña de Surf (APS) returned to Bocas del Toro after a three year hiatus. It was then…


Sin el Mar , No Hay Bocas ◈ Bocas Is Chosen As The New Mission Blue Hope Spot

(español abajo) Mission Blue announced its selection of the Bocas del Toro Archipelago as its newest addition to the ocean-saving Hope Spot…


In Loving Memory of Keith Allan Gardiner ◈ February 21, 1991-October 10, 2019

(español abajo) On October 10, 2019, Keith Allan Gardiner, loving son, brother and devoted boyfriend, passed away suddenly in a boating accident while spearfishing off Bastimentos Island. He is…


Pier 19 ◈ A Caribbean Menu With LiveAboard Style

(español abajo) Pier 19 has boasted a new and improved menu with items, “from the sea, the garden and the grill.” Roger Faustino is the new chef at Pier 19 restaurant and is cooking a menu with the Afro-Caribbean influence…