What is Leishmaniasis?

Leishmaniasis (often called “lesh”) is a tropical skin infection found in Panama. In Panama, Leshmaniasis exists in a natural reservoir of sloths and anteaters and is then passed to humans by female sandflies (chitres). Once infected,…

Monthly horoscopes [June 2013]

Aries  March 21 — April 19,

Empanadas or Bocas Empanada Report of 2013

I have a soft spot in my heart for Lelia’s chicken empanadas. I’ll never forget the day…

Monthly Horoscopes [May 2013]

Aries March 21 — April 19, Taking a trip to the beach will provide benefits more far-reaching than at this time you can possibly imagine….

Note from the Editor – May 2013

I am proud to announce that The Bocas Breeze is expanding once again! Current issues will be on every shuttle to and from…

Limpiez Art Project

Limpiez Art Project, February 2013, Bocas del Toro Sometimes we ask ourselves how far the science we do can really reach. We wonder if…

Starfish at Starfish Beach!

They’re Back! Starfish at Starfish Beach! By Casie Dean If you’ve been to Starfish Beach in the last year or so, you, like so many…

Monthly Horoscopes – April 2013

Aries – March 21 – April 19 – You may find yourself doubting the loyalty of your friends regarding information you unwisely shared. Look…

Dish of the Month: Bocas Blended

My mother always warned me never to take candy from strangers and to never get into a stranger’s car, even if they offered…

Vigorous Volunteers at Asilo

Vigorous Volunteers at Asilo “This community is a chorus of compassion for the people who don’t have a voice of their own, and I…

Note from the Editor – March 2013

In a recent interview I was asked many questions about the world of Bocas del Toro. This was odd for me considering I’m…