Worth the Wait

Worth Spencer, 60, is from the coastal community of Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina (USA). He has spent the majority of his life building sailboats. Though he still enjoys this occupation, he now has his own line of custom artwork…

Local Dive Shops Make History

Coral spawning (coral reproduction) occurs only once yearly and is one of the ocean’s greatest mysteries. Renowned coral reef biologist Nancy Knowlton was…

The Restaurante Yarisnori Story

“Do you sell food here?” was the question on everybody’s mind as a group of ornithologists (bird scientists) devoured the delicious food Juany…

The Breeze Please – September 2012

Kayley Russell is a frequent traveler to Bocas del Toro. Here she is in front of the CN Tower in her hometown of…

7th Annual Bocas Chili Challenge

TO BEAN OR NOT TO BEAN!……that is the question. This question has been asked for seven years at the Annual Bocas Chili Challenge….

Sports Activities Initiative help Red Cross

The Red Cross is a universal symbol of humanitarianism, emergency care, community philanthropic involvement, and worldwide relief. This organization develops many ways to…

Note from the Editor – August 2012

Note from ex-Editor Six years ago, in July 2006, I took over ownership of The Bocas Breeze and installed myself as editor. For me,…

Dr. Orhan Kural Visits Bocas

Last month, Dr. Orhan Kural and five travelling companions visited Bocas del Toro. This is the first organized Turkish group to do so….

The Lemongrass

Located in the center of Bocas del Toro above Starfleet Scuba, The Lemongrass Restaurant & Bar boasts one of the most unique dining…

Desperado

A native of England, forty-six-year-old Chris Grill was working as a machine mechanic in upstate New York when his dream began of taking…

Bocas Sound Factory Radio Hits the Airwaves

You are now listening to the Bocas Sound Factory! That’s right, Bocas now has an on-line radio station, broadcasted from right here on…